Gig Worker vs Freelancer
Gig WorkerFreelancer
Skill LevelLowMedium to High
Ownership of Means of ProductionPlatformWorker
Pricing PowerNo PowerSet Own Price
Wage TrendDefinitely Going DownVaries according to market demand
Able to Choose CustomerNoYes
Skill DevelopmentNoYes
Require Higher Education?NoMaybe

Another thing I notice is that for Gig Worker the skill is never offered as a diploma or degree. For example, there’s no degree for taxi driving but there’s a degree in graphic design. Likewise there’s no diploma for food delivery but there’s diploma for culinary arts.