More than 300 representatives of businesses registered in the US have been surveyed
Lemon.io has conducted a research revealing that US companies often rely on freelance developers while building their products.
According to the survey, the absolute majority of the respondents have worked with freelance developers in the past.
27% of the respondents have marked their experience as ‘very good’, while 44% said it was ‘good’. In fact, 86% would recommend hiring a freelancer to their fellow startuppers.
The report highlights that 41% of US companies prefer to hire freelance developers from Eastern Europe, whereas 40% would hire in the US or Canada.
The companies hiring in Eastern Europe explain their choice by good previous experience, big talent pool, and best available rates.
We’ve reported that 54% of UK office workers admit to not understanding the current state of the business. That also concerns their employer’s plan to survive the COVID-19 – due to a lack of communication.