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Subject:  Re: Lost Decade Recap Date:  12/11/2010  10:35 AM
Author:  decath Number:  4918 of 5088

You seem way more optimistic about contracting than I am. Everything I hear from contractors these days is: the rates are bad, it's hard to find work.

Of course, it's all relative.

Have you examined this in any detail - looked at any particular cities?

Last time I looked around the country for my particular software expertise was in 2006. At that time, there were plenty of opportunites aournd the country. That probably has changed somewhat in the current economy -- for the worse. But if you ar willing to go anywhere, I'm pretty sure you can find something. When you have gaps with no work, that's the