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One in four employees believe their skills are underutilised ? time to start contracting?

by Alan Little

16 May 2014, Comments 0

More than one-quarter of permanent employees polled in new research by the financial information company Markit say they have more skills than their current […]

Contractors and the self-employed lead the way in reducing unemployment to five-year low

by Alan Little

15 May 2014, Comments 0

The ranks of the UK’s Umbrella Company Employees and self-employed freelancers continue to grow at a striking pace, new ONS figures suggest. Unemployment fell […]

Will your next contracting assignment be with an SME? SMEs are five times more likely to hire than corporates

by Alan Little

14 May 2014, Comments 0

Umbrella Company Employees and other freelancers in the UK’s professional contracting community may well find that their next client will be an SME rather […]

ICA joins Treasury Select Committee in slamming proposed new powers for HMRC

by Alan Little

13 May 2014, Comments 0

The Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICA) has joined the growing chorus of criticism over government plans, which were announced in the last budget, to […]

Digital by default strategy drives strong rise in IT contractor hiring

by Alan Little

12 May 2014, Comments 0

Umbrella Company Employees contracting as IT professionals are at last seeing a strong increase in public sector consultancy roles, new research suggests. Public sector […]