Online video broadcasting roles surge
broadcasting was the fastest growing online freelance occupation in 2010, new research reveals.
Growing 6659 per cent year on year, the Freelancer.com survey found it ranked ahead of business card and template development and article rewriting, which all grew strongly during the year.
Chief executive Matt Barrie says the 2010 Freelancer Fast 50 analysed employment growth from more than 320,000 jobs which are posted online.
‘‘We found hard statistics related to a number of trends that are commentated on frequently in the press,’’ he says.
‘‘We have a unique ability to g a u g e c o mmunity a n d developer interest ahead of the traditional methods.’’
The growth of social networking also caused growth of 364 per cent in Facebookrelated jobs, while freelance review writing was up by 444 per cent.