Rates and Project Lengths for Marketing Freelancers

The most comprehensive study on freelancer day rates and project lengths in the UK marketing industry, by the country's leading marketplace of premium talent.

Knowledge is power - for freelancer and hirer.

YunoJuno is committed to providing a new level of transparency to both freelancers and companies alike. The following data is from our 2019/20 Freelancer Rates Report - a study based on over 25,000 bookings on the YunoJuno platform in 2019.


Data for rates in the marketing category

Covering roles in above and below the line advertising, traditional and digital, the average day rate for those in Marketing in 2019 was £355 per day with the most common day rate range being £250-350 per day. Those in the top 10% of earnings had a day rate of at least £500 per day.

My day rate isn’t decided in isolation. I talk with producers & compare my skill set to others to best understand my true value in the market.

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Data for project lengths in the marketing category

The project length for Marketing freelancers in 2019 was 51 working days, with the top 10% of project lengths being at least six months (121 working days). These longer projects compared to other disciplines may be dependent on what the project is looking to achieve.

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