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UK employers plan to expand temporary/contracting and permanent headcounts

by Jasmin Swayne

20 April 2017, Comments 0

In the midst of pressing skills shortages, a fifth (19 per cent) of UK employers plan to increase their temporary/contracting headcounts over the next […]

UK residents shun gig economy work

by Jasmin Swayne

18 April 2017, Comments 0

A new study from the jobs site Glassdoor has found that UK consumers are content to reap the benefits of the gig economy but […]

ONS labour stats: contracting and self-employment continue to rise

by Jasmin Swayne

13 April 2017, Comments 0

The latest labour market figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show that the UK’s employment rate has reached 74.6 per cent – […]

HMRC blamed for public sector panic over IR35

by Jasmin Swayne

6 April 2017, Comments 0

HMRC stands accused by public sector stakeholders of sabotaging the efforts of public sector bodies (PSBs) to comply with the new IR35 tax avoidance […]

Levy “disproportionate and unfair” to supply agencies

by Jasmin Swayne

4 April 2017, Comments 0

The Association of Recruitment Consultancies (ARC) has condemned the Government’s Apprenticeship Levy, which will come into effect this week, for posing a threat to […]