India – Second Largest Freelancer Market In the world
India has one of the largest and fastest-growing freelancing economies in the world.
With more than 15 million freelancers, India has the second-largest freelancing economy.
The top three freelance industries are IT and programming, design, and multimedia, and writing and translation
The most popular freelance platforms in India are Freelancer, Upwork, and Fiverr.
By 2030, it is expected that freelancers would make approximately 80% of the workforce
The Indian government has started a number of programmes to assist independent contractors, such as the Digital India programme, which aims to teach and assist contractors and other digital employees.