braudel at ferrarihaines.com
Tue Mar 10 18:46:46 GMT 2009
Perhaps we should try to advertise the jobs.perl.org mailing list
more aggressively to companies that use perl as the best way of
advertising perl jobs without agencies. I think the list does a great
job, but there are usually many job ads only available via agencies
and "job-sites" (some of them fake I suppose).
On Mar 10, 2009, at 5:12 PM, Dave Cross <dave at dave.org.uk> wrote:
> Paul Makepeace wrote:
>> Has anyone found the recession/depression affecting contracting
>> rates? I was
>> surprised to have a recruiter recently suggest a bunch of candidates
>> for £375/day
> I saw this today, advertising for a pretty impressive list of
> skills for £175/day. I think the company were taking the piss. I've
> seen other things on stupid money over the last few weeks too.
> Personally, I haven't seen any drop in the number of phone calls and
> emails that I'm getting. And I've just started another contract at
> 10% more than the previous one.
> And, bizarrely, I'm getting lots of enquiries about running training
> courses. I guess that companies want to ensure they're getting the
> most out of their employees.
>  http://www.jobsite.co.uk/cgi-bin/vacdetails.pl?selection=931442513
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