As students prepare to head back to the classroom, we can all take a cue to be lifelong learners to prepare for the evolving workplace. Online learning opens the door for everyone, whether you’re a generalist or a specialist in your field.

“Skills, not college pedigree, will be what matters,” said Stephane Kasriel, CEO of Upwork.

Every quarter, Upwork releases the Skills Index, which reveals the hottest skills in the U.S. freelance job market. This quarter’s list highlights how companies are prioritizing cloud-based enterprise platforms, data science, video marketing, and artificial intelligence.

Here is a list of related courses from online learning platforms Coursera, Udemy,, Udacity, Simplilearn, edX, and Pluralsight:

  1. ServiceNow: The Complete ServiceNow Developer Course 
  2. DaVinci Resolve: Complete DaVinci Resolve 15 Video Editing 
  3. Social video marketing: Digital Media and Marketing Strategies 
  4. Highcharts: Learning Highcharts 
  5. PyTorch: Deep Learning with Python and PyTorch 
  6. Keras: Deep Learning Fundamentals with Keras
  7. Caspio: How to Build an Approval Workflow Application with Caspio 
  8. LearnDash: How To Create A Learning Management System With WordPress 
  9. Kendo UI: Introduction To Kendo UI 
  10. Technical recruiter: IT Basics For Technical Recruiters 
  11. Neo4j: Hands-On: Getting Started With Neo4j
  12. Statistical modeling: Data Science: Inference and Modeling 
  13. Salesforce Lightning: Salesforce Lightning Experience Training – Part 1 – Getting Started with Lightning Experience 
  14. Relational databases: Intro to Relational Databases 
  15. d3.js framework: Learn and Understand D3.js for Data Visualization 
  16. Motion graphics: Grow Your Motion Graphics Skills 
  17. MATLAB: MATLAB and Octave for Beginners
  18. Packaging design: Packaging Design: Sketching Concepts That Surprise and Delight 
  19. SEOMoz: Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialization 
  20. Microsoft Azure: Orchestrating Big Data with Azure Data Factory

To learn more about the skills that made this quarter’s list and the underlying trends that are driving demand, read the full Upwork Skills Index press release.