Frequently Asked Questions

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What is Skillhire?

Skillhire is a network of top technically pre-screened software developers available for contract work. Developers in our network gain access to top companies hiring remote software engineers for full-time and part-time contract development. Less than 5% of software engineers qualify to join the Skillhire Network.

What is the application process like?

All developer applicants are screened for level of education, previous work experience, technical proficiency and communication skills.

What does Skillhire provide for developers?

Skillhire places developers with top companies for freelance work. We promote our engineers to some of the top startups and largest engineering hiring organizations in the US every week. Before you sign your next contract, make sure you're aware of all your options by joining Skillhire.

What are Skillhire fees?

Developers always set their own rates. We charge companies a percent of your rate that is agreed upon per client.

How are payments handled?

Skillhire runs a bi-weekly invoicing cycle.

Where can I work from?

We work with clients who want remote and local developers.

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What is Skillhire?

Skillhire is a network of top technically pre-screened software developers available for contract work. Developers in our network gain access to top companies hiring remote software engineers for full-time and part-time contract development. Less than 5% of software engineers qualify to join the Skillhire Network.

What are your requirements for hiring?

Companies must demonstrate they have received angel or venture funding, or have achieved profitable revenue. Companies that don't meet these guidelines may still hire through our platform but full payment may be requested upfront.

How are payments handled?

Skillhire runs a bi-weekly invoice cycle. Funds are distributed to the engineers only after the client has approved their invoice.

What are Skillhire fees?

Developers always set their own rates. We charge companies a percentage of the contract based on the customer and the engineer.

What are the benefits of using Skillhire over other platforms?

Skillhire is the world's first on-demand hiring platform for top freelance developers. Unlike other platforms, we pre-screen our applicants for technical ability and ensure that we find you quality talent. We are also an on-demand platform, so you can scale your engineering efforts with our developer network as your company grows.

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