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The UK’s contractors earn more but work longer, new research suggests

by Alan Little

30 November 2012, Comments 0

New research from accountancy firm Boox suggests that people who choose to make a living through contracting earn on average twice the national average […]


Recruitment consultation with government

by Alan Little

29 November 2012, Comments 0

The government has begun talks with the Institute of Recruiters (IOR) to determine how to help small firms with the initial hiring of staff. […]


The biggest National Freelancers Day yet puts contracting on the political map

by Alan Little

23 November 2012, Comments 0

The fourth National Freelancers Day organised by the PCG featured a glittering line-up of expert panellists, including Alastair Campbell, Jane Wood (CEO of Scottish […]


Migration to the cloud is driving massive headhunt for IT security contractors

by Alan Little

23 November 2012, Comments 0

IT pros who work through Umbrella Companies can expect to find themselves in strong demand if they have proven skills in the field of […]


Limited company contractors will find new RTI PAYE tax scheme “impossible”, expert warns

by Alan Little

19 November 2012, Comments 0

A huge number of small businesses, including one-man-band limited companies run by freelance contractors, will find HMRC’s new Real Time Information tax reporting requirements […]