I want to make mapping and programming a bigger part of my work, while still using my background in water resources. What are some career options that might give me that opportunity? [more inside]
Does anyone have some advice about how I could start a freelance programming career? [more inside]
I'm a frontend web developer with quite a long resume. I work full-time but I'd like to pick up some freelance, remote work in my spare time. I'm wondering if there are any places to look besides my personal network, Craigslist, and those awful "Rent-a-coder" sites where you get underbid by overseas folks who'll do it for $9/hr. [more inside]
I'm a very inexperienced freelance programmer, who recently delivered a completed software project to a client. They liked it, and asked me if I'd consider "a small annual fee for three years to help with technical issues once it goes live". That sounds fine to me! Except that I have no idea what to charge here - I'd guess 10% p/a but that's pure speculation. Is there some sort of industry standard I could refer to for this sort of thing? If not, what do you typically ask for?
I'm applying for jobs as a programmer and I'm wondering whether to list the freelance programming work I've done. [more inside]
This Fall I will be starting a PhD in the social sciences. Because of my research interests/subfield, I will have to know the ins and outs of statistical software like R, Stata, and SAS. Can this knowledge enable me to freelance for some supplemental income or should I being learning another programming language? [more inside]
I'm hiring a freelance programmer for the first time...what pitfalls should I watch out for? [more inside]
What should this sort of project cost? How long should it take an experienced programmer to implement?
Freelance filter: how many hours should it take to put together a re turn tracking extension/plugin/module for an existing online store? What would you charge as an hourly rate? What would you charge for a flat fee? [more inside]
What is the freelance market like for an embedded programmer? [more inside]
How do I set up a contract? This is my first freelance software-development project and I have no idea what I'm doing. [more inside]
I'm lacking motivation to code outside of programming classes... I enjoy the classes a lot, but when it comes to coding outside of class, I get stuck on what I want to code or what kind of projects to contribute to. [more inside]
Very general question: Freelance programming - how/what/when/where? [more inside]
A resource/marketplace to find/shop for facebook application programmers: [more inside]
If you don't fire the client, how do you manage the relationship? [more inside]
Where can I find an honest, intelligent, organized community of folks looking for freelance .NET programmers?
Where can I find an honest, intelligent, organized community of folks looking for freelance .NET programmers? [more inside]
I'm a software developer who's tired of corporate 9-to-5 and wants to quit my job, and support myself by working on programming projects while focusing on building my dream business. But how do I get my foot in the door on (not "need a small website") software projects without really having a network of connections? [more inside]
What's a good reverse auction/freelance site script? [more inside]
I want to be an IT mercenary, how do I get started doing freelance/contract SysAdmin/Programming? [more inside]
Can I find freelance work as a Mechanical-General Engineer doing computer programming for customers in the Engineering field? [more inside]