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Sharing & Gig Economy, Freelance Workers & On-Demand Delivery Industry Almanac 2023: Sharing & Gig Economy, Freelance Workers & On-Demand Delivery Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends and Leading Companies

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  • 237 Pages
  • February 2023
  • Plunkett Research Ltd
  • ID: 5306083

The publisher profiles hundreds of the world’s top companies in the Sharing & Gig Economy, Freelance Workers & On-Demand Delivery business and analyzes top trends changing the industry for the mid term.

Key Findings:

A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms within the Sharing & Gig Economy, Freelance Workers & On-Demand Delivery Industry.  Gain vital insights that can help shape strategy for business development, product development and investments.

Key Features:

  • Business trends analysis
  • In-depth industry overview
  • Technology trends analysis
  • Forecasts
  • Spending, investment, and consumption discussions
  • In-depth industry statistics and metrics
  • Industry employment numbers

Additional Key Features Include:

  • Industry Glossary
  • Industry Contacts list, including Professional Societies and Industry Associations
  • Profiles of industry-leading companies
  • U.S. and Global Firms
  • Publicly held, Private and Subsidiaries
  • Executive Contacts
  • Revenues
  • For Public Companies: Detailed Financial Summaries

Pages: 240

Statistical Tables Provided: 03

Companies Profiled: 150

Geographic Focus: Global

Key Questions Answered Include:

  • How is the industry evolving?
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
  • What are the financial results of the leading companies?
  • What are the names and titles of top executives?
  • What are the top companies and what are their revenues?

This feature-rich report covers competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis - everything you need to know about the Sharing & Gig Economy, Freelance Workers & On-Demand Delivery Industry.

Major Trends Affecting the Sharing & Gig Economy, Freelance Workers & On-Demand Delivery Industry

  1. Introduction to the Sharing & Gig Economy Industry
  2. The Coronavirus’ Effect on the Sharing & Gig Economy
  3. The Sharing & Gig Economy’s Effect on Employment, Work Life and Careers
  4. Gig Workers’/Drivers’ Rights & Employment Status Evolve
  5. Repairs, Errand-Running, Pet Walking and Assembly-on-Demand Businesses Evolve
  6. Sharing Economy Gains Market Share in Travel with Online Sites Like Airbnb, Vrbo and Many Global Competitors
  7. Private Jet Sharing and Rentals Grow
  8. Uber, Lyft and Didi Dominate the Car on Demand (Ride Hailing) Industry
  9. Self-Driving, Autonomous Cars Receive Massive Investments in Research and Development Worldwide
  10. Bicycle Sharing Grows in Major Cities, But Finances Are Challenging
  11. Demand for Home Grocery Delivery Service Such as Instacart and Amazon Fresh Soars
  12. Meal Kits from Firms like Blue Apron Make It Easy to Prepare Home-Cooked Meals
  13. Grubhub, DoorDash and Others Deliver Restaurant Meals and Household Items to Homes
  14. Fashion Rental Pioneered by Online Apparel Firm Rent the Runway
  15. Shared Spaces for Co-Living and Co-Working Face Challenges
  16. Gig Economy and Self-Driving Cars Pose Insurance Challenges and Underwriting Opportunities
  17. The Future of the Sharing Economy and Gig Workforce: Regulation, Benefits, Licensing and Soaring Growth

Sharing & Gig Economy Industry Statistics

  1. Sharing and Gig Economy Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
  2. Persons Not in the Labor Force and Multiple Jobholders by Sex, U.S.: 2021-2022
  3. Share of U.S. Adults Performing Gig Work: 2021

Table of Contents

  • Uber
  • Lyft
  • Didi 
  • Instacart
  • Amazon Fresh
  • Blue Apron
  • Grubhub
  • DoorDash
  • Rent the Runway
  • Airbnb
  • Vrbo

Companies Mentioned

  • 99 Technology Limited
  • ADA SA
  • Adecco Group AG
  • Airbnb Inc
  • AMERCO (U-Haul)
  • AMN Healthcare Services Inc
  • Avis Budget Group Inc
  • BGSF Inc
  • Blue Apron Holdings Inc
  • Brambles Limited
  • Custom Truck One Source Inc
  • Deliveroo plc
  • DiDi Global Inc
  • DoorDash Inc
  • First Ship Lease Trust (FSL Trust)
  • Fiverr International Limited
  • Freelancer Limited
  • Full Truck Alliance Co Ltd (Manbang Group)
  • GEE Group Inc
  • Grab Holdings Inc
  • HelloFresh SE
  • Herc Holdings Inc
  • Hertz Global Holdings Inc
  • HireQuest Inc
  • IWG plc
  • Just Eat Takeaway.com NV
  • Kakao Corporation
  • Kelly Services Inc
  • Kforce Inc
  • LegalZoom.com Inc
  • Localiza Rent A Car S/A
  • Lyft Inc
  • ManpowerGroup Inc
  • Mastech Digital Inc
  • Meituan Dianping
  • Ocado Group PLC
  • Randstad Holding NV
  • Redde Northgate plc
  • Rent the Runway Inc
  • Rent-A-Center Inc
  • Robert Half International Inc
  • Rover Inc
  • Ryder System Inc
  • Sixt SE
  • Staffing 360 Solutions Inc
  • Toromont Industries Ltd
  • Trueblue Inc
  • TSR Inc
  • Turo Inc
  • Uber Technologies Inc
  • Ucommune International Ltd
  • United Rentals Inc
  • Upwork Inc
  • Vacasa LLC
  • Wag! Group Co
  • Waitr Holdings Inc
  • WeWork
  • Wheels Up Experience Inc
  • Yandex NV
  • Zomato Limited


The data development evolved from research methods originally established by the founder of the company.


Through the years, a research methodology evolved based on strict guidelines used to build and maintain the content of six proprietary business and industry databases:

  • An industry trends database
  • An industry statistics database
  • Industry Analytics (deep financial data for hundreds of Industry codes)
  • A leading companies database
  • A business and industry glossary database
  • An industry associations and professional societies database
  • Analysts are trained to follow research formulas and methodology. They use company-approved sources in their work and post their findings daily to proprietary databases. All research results go through multi-step editing processes. And, all results are date-stamped.
Primary sources include:
  • Internal research, analysis, fact-checking and data gathering by the Research staff.
  • Over 3,500 industry associations, professional societies and government agencies worldwide with which the publisher maintains relationships and/or from which they obtain industry-specific/country-specific data.
  • Financial analysts, industry executives and industry experts with whom the publisher maintains communications.
  • Corporate disclosure documents and financial statements.
  • Industry conference proceedings.
  • Analysis of white papers, reports, periodicals and publications.
  • Multiple proprietaries, government, industry and financial databases developed by the publisher.