Gig economy set to double as workers shun traditional employment

The gig economy is likely to grow to over five million people by 2022, according to new research by policy consultancy Public First, commissioned by Deliveroo. The paper lifts the lid on the changing nature of work in Britain and is based on surveys, focus groups, and modelling.

Public First's research suggests that the gig economy has the potential to more than double in size over the next five years, generating an additional £1.7 billion in higher incomes, or around an additional £540 a year for 3.2 million workers

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