Can a web developer give me some advice??

I am about to take some classes for my MCSD .Net. To learn web-based apps. using microsoft .net famework and so on. But I am also interested in becoming a Database Administrator. I want to have a career that I can become a independent contractor or consultant. I am not sure what route I should go. The job market seems crazy and not must grace. All employers expect you to know every program language know to man. Can anybody give me some insight to these careers and what one is better. Thanks

Asked By: Ryzee - 3/24/2007
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Having been in the web development industry, and having senior architect-level experience with PHP, ASP, ASP.NET, ColdFusion, and JSP, I can tell you that .NET developers will make about 10k more than a non-.NET developer of comparable experience and skill. Right now PHP and CFM programmers have to be superstar... More
Answered By: Rex M - 3/24/2007
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as any other topic, sometimes theres a demand, sometimes theres no demand at all, in programming and web programing especially, the demand changes faster than other fields. if u want to learn database, learn mysql also php, after u know those languages, other languages will be easier, as the mechanism is the same, but... More
Answered By: Spect21 - 3/24/2007
Hi Ryzee, Frankly you can train a monkey to develop simple web pages. Most businesses are finding out that they can just get a copy of Dreamweaver and do all the web development in-house that needs to be done. I hope that this helps. --Rick
Answered By: rickrudge - 3/24/2007
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