Rates and Project Lengths for Strategy Freelancers

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

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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 strategy category

Covering a range of specialised roles, working within the Strategy discipline in 2019 had an average day rate of £542 per day, one of the highest amongst all disciplines, with the most common day range being £451-£500 per day. The importance of planning and the strategic direction of projects require specific skills and proficiency, which in turn commands a higher day rate.

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Data for project lengths in the strategy category

Project lengths within the discipline are more similar to those other fields, the average project length for Strategy freelancers was 38 working days,  with the top 10% of project lengths lasting at nearly five months (89 working days).

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