Ukraine ranked the third in the world in ranking of the highest paid freelancers. These results of the study were unveiled by one of the largest freelance exchanges Elance, UNN reports. The first two places went to the U.S. and India. The fourth country in the ranking is Pakistan, followed by Britain, Russia and Canada. However, more than half of domestic freelancers are IT specialists. Also popular are the designers, copywriters and translators. Recall that Ukraine annually loses 200-300 million dollars of GDP due to travel abroad of 5-6 thousand qualified IT- specialists.