Hire Freelance Developers without IT Recruitment Agencies

wellpaid.io is the vetted, 0% commission database for freelance developers and designers in London and the UK. Browse the database, find a freelancer & message them directly.
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Why wellpaid.io?

✅ Vetted by technical people

Even the best recruitment agencies aren't truly technical. Every freelance developer in our database is vetted by a real developer.

⏰ Up-to-date availability

Tired of reaching out to freelancers, only to find they're busy? Our freelancers have up-to-date availability so we won't waste your time.

💸 No commission

Stop wasting 20% of your budget on recruitment agencies. Put it towards better developers, instead.

💡 IR35-friendly

Find candidates for both inside IR35 and outside IR35 roles. Not sure what IR35 is? See What is IR35?

🕺🏻 No middlemen

We don't get in the way or make the negotiation opaque. You're free to engage with the freelancer however works for you.

👨‍💻 Developer-run support

Sturggling to find the right person? Message one of our resident developers to get friendly support from a real developer who gets it.

How to Hire Developers through wellpaid.io

1. Browse the database

Explore the freelancer database, filtering by required skills, day rate, IR35 preference and more.

2. Message a candidate

Found someone you like? Send them a direct message to schedule a chat.

3. Get to work

We don't require lengthy paperwork or complicated payment mechanisms. Once the introduction is made, it's over to you.

Meet our freelancers
Adam B.
Available 1st Nov
Remote
React
JavaScript
HTML
CSS
Design Systems
Message
The Economist
CONTRACT

Design System

Front-end development
Design Systems
London School of Economics
CONTRACT

Micro-site

Front-end development
React
Chris F.
5 days / wk
Edinburgh or remote
React
Angular 2
Redux
Front End Development
Google Cloud Platform
Node.js
Design Systems
ES6
ES7
HTML5
Message
Doozy
CONTRACT

Virtual social space for remote and hybrid teams

Lead Full Stack Engineer
React
Next.js
Node.js
Stadion
CONTRACT

UCI website

Front End Development
React
Sass
HTML5
Greg F.
5 days / wk
Remote
JavaScript
Sass
HTML
PHP
React
WebGL
iOS
Android
Message
Clubhouse Studios
CONTRACT

Happy Forecast

JavaScript
CSS
HTML
Iron Maiden / Warner Music
CONTRACT

Speed of Light Game

JavaScript
CSS
HTML

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