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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
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
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
Andy K. - Front End Middle Developer  / Senior OpenCart Developer

Andy K.

Front End Middle Developer / Senior OpenCart Developer

$22.22/hr
401 hours
Ukraine
100% JOB SUCCESS
“I highly recommend Andy to any company. He is well organized, dependable, timely, trustworthy, and always brings a positive attitude to his work. Andy is passionate about writing...”
  • AngularJS
  • JavaScript
  • HTML5
Muhammad W. - PHP/Mysql Programmer

Muhammad W.

PHP/Mysql Programmer

$16.67/hr
418 hours
Pakistan
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Waqas is full of all traits required of an excellent contractor. Among them are great communication skills, a willingness to take initiative, outstanding technical knowledge,...”
  • PHP
  • MySQL Administration
Md M. - WordPress Developer

Md M.

WordPress Developer

$16.67/hr
1,258 hours
Bangladesh
100% JOB SUCCESS
“super amazing! great guy to work with. Does whatever it takes to get the job done and more. Highly recommend.”
  • WordPress
  • PHP
  • XHTML
  • HTML5
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
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
Sony D. - Digital Marketing Expert / SEO Consultant

Sony D.

Digital Marketing Expert / SEO Consultant

$6.67/hr
179 hours
India
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Working with Sony was really great! She provided quality work in a super short amount of time and even completed what we needed prior to the expected [already short] deadline....”
  • Content Writing
  • PHP
Reginald B. - Project Manager, QA Tester

Reginald B.

Project Manager, QA Tester

$11.11/hr
7,662 hours
Philippines
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Reg did a great job! Reccomended!”
  • Project management
  • Joomla!
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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