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Singapore: Asia’s top market for online freelancers, says E-Lance-Odesk 2014 report

Ike Suarez | Feb. 10, 2015
Country also ranks among top ten in world for this online work arrangement.

Singapore ranked as the top Asian market and among the top 10 markets in the world this 2014 for the hiring of freelance talent online, according to an E-Lance-Odesk press statement.

The press statement by the Mountain View/Redwood City, California-based online workplace provider  mentioned this finding as it announced publication of its 2014 Global Online Work Report.

Technology

It said technology topped other categories of online work in Singapore, accounting for 60% of total spend on this sector of the global staffing market.

Trailing technology were the categories of design and multimedia, writing and translation and admin support.

The press statement said Singapore has 30,000 businesses and 37,000 freelancers.

 

 

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