Taking the leap from being a permanent employee to an independent contractor has a significant impact on your lifestyle. Technology professionals who have already made the transition are well aware of this and know that there are endless considerations before, during and after making the decision. One such consideration is the rate you will charge to clients for your services.
Choosing the right rate as an independent contractor isn’t as simple as using your salary from your full-time job. There are many costs that factor into your new rate and we’ve discussed what to charge as an independent contractor before in the Talent Development Centre.
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