Upwork Releases Top 15 Most In-Demand Skills for Independent Web, Mobile, and Software Developers

Upwork Releases Top 15 Most In-Demand Skills for Independent Web, Mobile, and Software Developers.

There’s a reason why UpWork is the best freelance marketplace. The reason is fairly simple, the huge influx of fresh projects posted every single hour on Upwork is far higher in number than any other marketplace.

Upwork for a strange reason stop rolling out quarterly top skills in 2020. the last update from the company came in the third quarter of the year 2019. Well to no surprise, 2020 was a different year for everyone.

The good news is, Upwork has finally released its new list of top 15 skills and the list is pretty similar to my list of top 10 freelance skills in demand on different marketplaces rolled out a week ago.

Our talent community earned over $2 billion on Upwork in 2019 across more than 8,000 skills, including website & app development, creative & design, customer support, finance & accounting, consulting, and operations: says Upwork in their blog post.

Upwork’s top 15 most in-demand tech skills. The list is compiled on the basis of gross services volume:

  1. JavaScript

  2. CSS

  3. HTML

  4. Website Development

  5. PHP

  6. API Development

  7. WordPress

  8. HTML5

  9. Web Design

  10. Python

  11. Web Application

  12. API Integration

  13. jQuery

  14. MySQL

  15. React

Want to know what skills were in demand in the past?. Take a look.

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Written by Hisham Sarwar

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