There are many reasons for using IT-freelancers, here you’ll find a few:
When using IT-freelancers it’s possible to staff up exactly when needed, and in that way get the competence when it’s most needed.
Only very few companies are so lucky as to have the ultimate competencies needed. With an IT-freelancer you have the possibility to get the high skills exactly when they are needed. IT-freelancers are always highly skilled within their specific core competences.
When running projects, it can be a problem to dedicate internal resources to the project, as they can be fully loaded with their regular tasks. Here IT-freelancers can be a powerful supplement to internal staff, either in the project group, or in carrying out the regular daily operation.
IT-freelancers are often cheaper than other alternatives, such as consultants from IT-suppliers or general overstaffing in the organisation.