CrowdTech surpasses 100,000 members
The ideal work style for freelance IT personnel is “full remote” x “within 4 days a week”
CrowdWorks Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, President and CEO: Koichiro Yoshida, hereinafter referred to as “our company”), which develops and operates an online talent matching platform that connects companies and individuals, operates “Cloud Tech”, an agent matching service for freelancers. ”, the number of registered users for the service alone exceeded 100,000 in October 2022. (URL: https://crowdtech.jp/)
Cloud Tech registrants are highly skilled freelance IT human resources, mainly IT engineers and designers, who are mainly active in remote work. Due to the demand for remote work due to the corona crisis, the number of members has steadily increased, and this time it has exceeded 100,000.
Taking the opportunity of exceeding 100,000 people, Cloud Tech conducted a “needs survey on ideal work styles” with the aim of understanding the needs of freelance IT human resources. As a result, it was found that about 80% desired a “full remote” work style, and about 60% ideally worked “within 4 days a week”.
Currently, about 95% of the jobs offered by Cloud Tech are remote projects, and the number of projects that work less than 4 days a week is increasing to about 70%. We will continue to work to meet the needs of freelance IT human resources and deliver more rewards.
As shown above, approximately 80% (81.1%) of freelance IT personnel wish to work remotely, and approximately 60% (58.2%) wish to work within four days a week. From the above, it is possible to read the needs of freelance IT personnel who want to work flexibly with full remote work and within 4 days a week.
■Summary of questionnaire survey
Survey method: Web questionnaire survey for freelance IT human resources (*) Research agency: In-house research
Survey period: September 2022
Survey panel: Web survey respondents
Number of respondents: 362
(*: Cloud Tech members such as freelance IT engineers and designers) ■ About Cloud Tech
Cloud Tech is an agent service that supports matching between companies and freelancers. More than 100,000 high-skilled IT personnel from all over the country, mainly IT engineers and designers, have registered for the service, and if group registered users such as “Crowdworks” are added, the number will reach 5.275 million. Since the service started in 2015, the scale has expanded steadily, and in 2015 we opened an Osaka office and in 2017 a Fukuoka office. Approximately 95% of job openings are remote projects, and the number of projects with working days of 4 days or less per week is increasing to about 70%.
■ About CrowdWorks Inc.
The mission of CrowdWorks is to become an infrastructure for individuals, and the vision is to become the company that delivers rewards to the largest number of people in the world. We develop and operate an online talent matching platform that connects individuals. As of the end of September 2022, the number of users of the services provided by our company has reached 5.275 million, and the number of clients has reached 849,000 companies. It is also used by affiliated organizations. Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers in 2014, moved to the Tokyo Stock Exchange Growth Market (Securities Code 3900) in 2022 through market reorganization, and in 2015 won the Work Style Innovation Award at the 1st Japan Venture Award from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, as well as Good Design and Future Creation Design. Award winning.
Company name: Crowdworks Co., Ltd.
Representative: Koichiro Yoshida, President and CEO
Location: Ebisu Garden Place Tower 6F, 4-20-3 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo Established: November 11, 2011
Business: Operation of Internet service
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Capital: 2,697,170,000 yen *As of the end of September 2022
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