Survey Results


Thanks to everyone who has already completed our survey. Below is a snapshot of findings.

The survey will remain open until December 2022, so there is plenty of time to take part.

1. Please tell us which of these you see as your primary role.

2. How many years have you been practicing as a creative freelance worker?

4. Which of the following Coventry and Warwickshire networks are you aware of?

5. Are you affiliated to any professional bodies or member groups, if so which ones?

Full list of responses to follow.

6. Which of these support structures and resources have you accessed in the recent past.

7. What kind of resources or support is missing or difficult to access for creative freelancers in Coventry and Warwickshire?


Top three mentions:

  1. Rehearsal and maker spaces

  2. Creative networks

  3. Funding advice


8. If relevant, how are your work and working practices different now as compared to before the pandemic?


Top three mentions:

  1. Much more online working

  2. Less office / studio-based work

  3. Fewer networking opportunities


9. Which of these challenges (if any) have you encountered in regards to health and wellbeing as a creative freelancer?

10. Currently, how connected do you feel to Coventry and Warwickshire’s creative sector and/or other creative freelancers? (weight)

11. Which of the following would make you feel more connected to the area’s creative sector and/or other freelancers?

12. With regards to business skills, please tell us which areas you or your colleagues could benefit from additional support?

13. If relevant, what kind of skills or opportunities do you think would help you to develop as a creative freelancer?

14. If relevant, please tell us about any specific challenges you have encountered as a creative freelancer professional in relation to your lived experiences (e.g. ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender, class)?

Responses to follow

15. Do you have any other comments?

Responses to follow