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2014 Freelance Rates results: how our work affects us

2014 Freelance Rates results: how our work affects us

18 May 2015

Apologies for the delay but in our final instalment looking at the responses from our freelance rates survey I wanted to look at the stuff around what we do: how does our working practices affect us and what is the demographic makeup of people working freelance in the UK?

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2014 Freelance Rates results: how people work

2014 Freelance Rates results: how people work

20 April 2015

Following up from last week’s post covering what Freelancers charge, this week we want to look at what the Freelance Rates survey responses tell us about how freelancers work in the UK. I wanted to get a clearer picture of working practices and particularly whether working freelance gave people the freedom and work/life balance that many freelancers aspire to.

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2014 Freelance Rates results: what people charge

2014 Freelance Rates results: what people charge

13 April 2015

It’s been a few months since we opened up last year’s survey to look at Freelance rates working in the web industry. This is the fourth year running the survey and each year the survey has expanded to find out more about what freelancers in the UK charge, how they work and ultimately how their work affects them. Many people work freelance as a lifestyle choice so am particularly interested in if this leads to a healthy work/life balance.

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Freelance rates survey: how do freelancers work?

Freelance rates survey: how do freelancers work?

3 October 2013

In the last two posts we have focussed on what freelancers charge and the kind of projects they work on. In this post we look at the lifestyle and practices of working freelance: what hours do freelancers work? how many days a week do they work? how regularly do freelancers exercise?

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Freelance Rates: how do freelancers charge?

Freelance Rates: how do freelancers charge?

17 September 2013

Last week we looked at some of the summary data about what rates were charged for freelancing in the UK. This week I want to look at some of the more general information about freelance working practices that was gathered in our survey.

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