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Small elite of highly paid contractors emerges in UK as employers desperately seek to plug skills shortage, Hays says

by Alan Little

13 May 2013, Comments 0

The world’s major economies are all experiencing high rates of unemployment and they share something else in common: all are struggling to find sufficiently […]


APSCo: contracting still prevailing as temporary appointments rise in the professional jobs market

by Alan Little

10 May 2013, Comments 0

New research from APSCo reveals that while permanent placements and vacancies in the engineering sector have fallen by 4.7% and 8.6% respectively since March […]


Clampdown on employer NIC avoidance gets APSCo’s support – provided it doesn’t hit legitimate Umbrella Companies

by Alan Little

9 May 2013, Comments 0

The new National Insurance Contributions Bill included in the Queen’s Speech yesterday will cut the cost of recruiting new employees, and also contains tough […]


Disgruntled permies blame employers for unacceptable work-life balance

by Alan Little

8 May 2013, Comments 0

New research from the global management firm Hay Group reveals that many employees believe employers are failing to help them achieve a good enough […]


New study identifies hiring hotspots in IT jobs market

by Alan Little

7 May 2013, Comments 0

Umbrella Company Employees specialising in IT may find themselves especially in demand if they have project management and point of sale experience: companies as […]