Current charges as of October 2009 - Virtual Resources

All charges are calculated in one of the following ways:

  • Hourly rate
  • Monthly retainer rate
  • Whole-project rate

All work is charged at a standard hourly rate of £18 per hour. However, design work and desk top publishing are subject to higher rates and a quotation will be provided on a per-project basis

A 40% deposit will be required prior to work commencing

Time worked is calculated to the nearest 30 minutes

You will be invoiced at the end of each calendar month

You may find it is easier to budget for a monthly retainer. This will also guarantee you a set amount of hours during busy periods. The retainer is:

  • 10 hours @ £160
  • 20 hours @ £330
  • 25 hours @ £400

Payment Methods

Virtual Resources accepts payment in the following ways:

  • By cheque
  • The Paypal System - This is a secure payment system for international or credit card transactions. You will need to register with them to confirm your card details and this takes approximately 3-4 minutes. Please click on the link below to register
  • The Nochex System - This is a secure payment system for transactions with a UK Bank Debit Card. You will need to register with them to confirm your card details and this takes approximately 3-4 minutes. Please click on the link below to register
PayPal          Nochex

Terms and Conditions

  • Monthly retainers are to be paid for in advance by the 1st day of the month
  • These prices are a guide only and can be tailored to your individual requirements
  • A surcharge of 20% is added for evening / weekend work
  • A fixed fee for a complete project can be negotiated
  • A signed contract will be required before commencement. This contract will include the date of commencement and the duration of the project plus any additional information
  • Payment is strictly 10 days from the date of invoice
  • Invoices which are paid within 5 days of the invoice date will receive an early payment reduction of 5%
  • If payments are overdue, a reminder will be sent. Payments which are not received within 5 days of the reminder date will incur a 10% late payment fee
  • All prices are inclusive apart from additional costs such as courier charges, postage, packaging, photocopying etc. These will be invoiced separately