Top 10 Information Technology (IT) Companies in Australia 2015
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Here is a list of the top 10 IT Companies in Australia in 2015. Australia is one of the most powerful economies and growing at a consistent pace. Information Technology sector is also developing well. With a population of 23 million, Australia is a powerful economy which has its presence in UN, Common Wealth. It is one of the top twelve economies in the world.
10. Freelancer Limited
Freelancer Limited, the world’s largest freelancing, crowdsourcing and outsourcing marketplace in terms of number of projects and users, is headquartered in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
• Revenue: AUD 26 million
• Market Value: AUD 515.75 million
Freelancer makes client’s business more competitive, reduces cost and accelerates profit and growth. The company was incorporated in January, 2009. It acquired Swedish firm GetAFreelancer in May 2009 after raising an initial funding from Startive Capital. It launched Freelancer Marketplace, a virtual content marketplace in July, 2010. It acquired Freelancer.co.uk in November, 2010 and LimeExchange (a former business of Lime Labs LLC) in USA in December, 2010. In June, 2011, a Freelancer contest crowdsourcing platform was launched. Freelancer opened its Initial Public Offering in November, 2013.
The company connects over 15 million employers and freelancers across the globe. Through its marketplace, employers can hire freelancers across the globe to do work in several areas such as writing, data entry and design right through to engineering, software development, sales and marketing, accounting and legal services.