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Evgheni P. - Senior PHP Developer (10+ years experience)

Evgheni P.

Senior PHP Developer (10+ years experience)

$25/hr
40 hours
Moldova
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Top quality freelancer, excellent communication skills and very hard-working. Always available to speak on Skype and can come up with his own ideas and opinions to assist the project. I...”
  • Zend Framework
  • PHP
  • Git
  • HTML
Ali H. - Senior Ruby on Rails Developer & Project Manager

Ali H.

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer & Project Manager

$30/hr
370 hours
Bangladesh
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Has been excellent working with Ali. Looking forward to the new future as Backspace LLC. Thanks1”
  • Ruby
  • Ruby on Rails
  • MongoDB
Pravesh Y. - Web Developer with 3+ year experience

Pravesh Y.

Web Developer with 3+ year experience

$7.67/hr
685 hours
India
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Very good communicator, follows instructions and great web development.”
  • PHP
  • WordPress
  • HTML
  • HTML5
  • CSS
Harpreet S. - Expert in all PHP/MySql based technologies

Harpreet S.

Expert in all PHP/MySql based technologies

$30/hr
639 hours
India
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Harpreet is an awesome programmer and always a pleasure to work with. Seems like he can do just about anything and do it very well and fast.”
  • PHP
  • MySQL Administration
Christopher L. - Professional PhoneGap / Ionic Developer

Christopher L.

Professional PhoneGap / Ionic Developer

$63/hr
1,772 hours
Sweden
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Great experience with Chris...as usual! He delivers quickly, on-time and is very easy to work with. He really goes the extra mile to ensure the work is high quality and he's an...”
  • iOS Development
  • PhoneGap
Md A. - Expert WordPress Theme Developer

Md A.

Expert WordPress Theme Developer

$20/hr
1,140 hours
Bangladesh
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Great Wordpress expertise! He completed the work sooner than I had originally expected.”
  • psd to html
  • WordPress
  • HTML
Oleg O. - Web Development

Oleg O.

Web Development

$30/hr
6,405 hours
Ukraine
100% JOB SUCCESS
“We enjoyed working with Oleg as he's thoughtful, responsible developer and therefore recommended for working with projects where quality of code is on the first place.”
  • PHP
  • CodeIgniter
  • Magento
  • REST
Mohammad A. - Full-Stack Web and Mobile Developer

Mohammad A.

Full-Stack Web and Mobile Developer

$60/hr
630 hours
Pakistan
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Mohammad Asif is a pleasure to work with. He is on time and very detail oriented. We will be back!”
  • PHP
  • Amazon EC2
  • AngularJS
  • Git
Hien N. - iOS Expert

Hien N.

iOS Expert

$22.22/hr
364 hours
Vietnam
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Project was completed successfully.”
  • iOS Development
  • Adobe Flex
Amit P. - Joomla expert with 7+ years of experience

Amit P.

Joomla expert with 7+ years of experience

$16.67/hr
1,079 hours
India
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Amit has done an excellent job correcting the Joolma/Virtuemart issues that I was having as well as add a few new features to my site to enhance the user experience. He also work...”
  • Joomla!
  • PHP
  • VirtueMart
  • CSS3
Ilya V. - Full-Stack, Backend Developer

Ilya V.

Full-Stack, Backend Developer

$40/hr
559 hours
Russia
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Excellent work, very knowledgeable. I will definitely hire again.”
  • AngularJS
  • Node.js
  • PHP
  • HTML5

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