Many web consultant going to outsource web design and development to offshore web Development Company or they hire freelance web developers to do single, fixed price and hourly basis. It Outsourcing is good idea to get cost effective solution but the web developers should have great expertise with basic knowledge of web development, clear communication, can be understand project plan and deliver the project on time.
The development quality and project turnaround time is most important then what you going to learn for web development. Here the basic skills of web development knowledge become most important for every web developers to develop quality and fast development without single error. Many web developers just do the development but they do not have basic skills so, your project may be no performance well and there is lot chance to down the rank of the website in SEO due to bad quality of web programming.