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Will stress among IT pros prompt them to opt for contracting?

by Alan Little

30 April 2014, Comments 0

A survey of 200 UK-based IT administrators has found that 68% are actively contemplating leaving their jobs because of work-related stress. 67% described their […]


SAP contractors will need business acumen on top of technical competence to survive, says recruiter

by Alan Little

29 April 2014, Comments 0

Umbrella Company Employees contracting as SAP professionals will need to demonstrate business acumen in addition to their technical skills if they want to advance, […]


PCG launches blistering critique of plans to cut contractor pay rates in banks

by Alan Little

28 April 2014, Comments 0

Following the recent move by RBS to impose a blanket ban on its more experienced contractors, rumours that other large financial institutions are planning […]


New study predicts over 64,000 new jobs and contracts through UK shale gas development

by Alan Little

25 April 2014, Comments 0

EY has forecast that the development of shale gas production in the UK will open a 33 billion pound investment opportunity and create more […]


Hirers increase reliance on contractors and contingent labour but key skill shortages persist – REC JobsOutlook

by Alan Little

24 April 2014, Comments 0

The planned use of Umbrella Company Employees and other temporary/contracting staff climbed again in April, with 4% more employers than in the previous quarter […]