Click to copy
Press release content from BusinessWire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.
Click to copy
PRESS RELEASE: Paid content from BusinessWire
Press release content from BusinessWire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

The Gigs & Side Hustles Economy: A Market Analysis with Future Forecasts (2016-2022) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

October 5, 2018

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 5, 2018--The “The Gigs & Side Hustles Economy: A Market Analysis” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

This new report examines the fast-growing gig economy-what it is, how it works, who the leaders are, and why it has grown. Gigs, or short-term, part-time jobs, have become a lot more popular among U.S. consumers, many of whom were hurt by the Great Recession and want to diversify their income streams. Technology has played a big part, as mobile apps and online platforms have made it much easier to connect with customers and get paid quickly.

The report examines: the evolution of gig work, pros and cons, major findings of recent studies by JP Morgan Chase, Fiverr, MetLife, Prudential, Bankrate, the Bureau of Labor Statistics and Freelancer’s Union, why demand has risen among young and older workers, average earnings, and profiles of leading gig work sectors (ride sharing, temporary staffing agencies, food delivery services, personal coaching, home rentals, freelancer platforms).

Also: nature of the gig workforce, Millennials usage of gig work (top occupations/earnings/reasons why they prefer gigs), top 15 metro markets in the U.S., market size & forecasts: 2016-2022, plus a reference directory of additional information sources.

Companies Profiled

Airbnb Coursera Door Dash Fiverr GrubHub Instacart Lyft Postmates Uber Udacity Udemy Upwork

Key Topics Covered

1. Study Scope and Methodology

2. Overview of Key Takeaways

3. Market Nature & Structure

4. The Gig Workforce

5. Millennials and Gig Work

6. Market Size & Growth

7. Competitor Profiles

8. Reference Directory

For more information about this report visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3xcwrf/the_gigs_and_side?w=4

View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181005005415/en/

CONTACT: ResearchAndMarkets.com

Laura Wood, Senior Manager


For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470

For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630

For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900



SOURCE: Research and Markets

Copyright Business Wire 2018.

PUB: 10/05/2018 12:40 PM/DISC: 10/05/2018 12:40 PM


All contents © copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.