Outsourcing Perl programming

Paul Johnson paul at pjcj.net
Thu Jun 7 13:40:44 BST 2007

On Thu, Jun 07, 2007 at 01:03:45PM +0100, Smylers wrote:

> Ffrom my one experience of working with outsourced development[*0] the
> time spent looking at what they'd produced and writing e-mails
> explaining ways in which was unsatisfactory was similar to the amount of
> time it would have taken us to write the project ourselves[*1].

I have similar (and possibly worse) experiences with two English
companies, and a rather better one with a Swiss company.

The rates being charged here were closer to £100/hour though.

Which just goes to show, er, something.

Paul Johnson - paul at pjcj.net

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