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Growth in contractor vacancies continues for third successive month in August, latest Bank of Scotland Report on Jobs reveals

by Alan Little

16 September 2013, Comments 0

For Umbrella Company Employees and other freelancers contracting north of the border, August turned out to be something of a bumper month according to […]


Contractors anticipate improved business over the next year but worry about growing red tape, says PCG poll

by Alan Little

13 September 2013, Comments 0

Recent research by the PCG indicates that encouraging new growth forecasts for the UK economy by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) […]


Despite fall in unemployment, REC urges government to act now to tackle growing skills gap and youth unemployment

by Alan Little

12 September 2013, Comments 0

The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) has responded to the latest jobs figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) by calling on […]


The UK workforce must be educated about realistic savings for pension auto-enrolment, says Scottish Widows

by Alan Little

10 September 2013, Comments 0

A new study by Scottish Widows reveals that while awareness of pension auto-enrolment is growing amongst employees, the numbers willing to contribute funds sufficient […]


Demand for temporary-contracting staff hits fifteen year high in August REC-KPMG Report on Jobs reveals

by Alan Little

9 September 2013, Comments 0

Agency billings for temporary/contracting staff surged to reach the highest rate of growth since 1998 in August according to the largest monthly survey of […]