jobs-discuss

Job hunting, interview process and anything related to the experience of a job writing the Clojure language.
kwladyka 2020-01-20T11:47:55.002Z

Where do you live?

bherrmann 2020-01-20T15:34:23.002200Z

What I usually do is figure out what a ft salary+benefits is, double that, then divide it by 2000 (number or hours in a working year.) So If typical devs earn about $200k per year (this includes salary + benefits + bonus) then I divide that by 2000 = $100/hr

bherrmann 2020-01-20T15:36:19.002700Z

Although people who write checks might use different approaches....

bherrmann 2020-01-20T15:37:00.002900Z

It is generally better if you can emphasize how much you can save the customer (or generate additional income) - and if you can show them that hiring you is a way for them to save money (or generate value) ...

kwladyka 2020-01-20T15:53:43.003200Z

on the other hand companies always cut on you and you can do nothing about that unless you live in US / UK.