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New labour market trends suggest more opportunities for contractors

by Alan Little

15 November 2012, Comments 0

More encouraging news about recruitment activity has been emerging over the last few days from several sources, indicating that Umbrella Company Employees are unlikely […]


Too many contractors and freelancers are neglecting their pensions, new study suggests

by Alan Little

12 November 2012, Comments 0

New research from the Prudential Group suggests that almost a third of people on self-employed payroll in the UK – including employees of Umbrella […]


BBC to issue staff contracts to freelancers after tax review

by Alan Little

8 November 2012, Comments 0

More than 800 on-air freelancers at the BBC will have their contracts reviewed following an investigation by BBC auditors and the accountancy firm Deloitte. […]


Why UK recruiters and employers should use homegrown Umbrella Services: the scandal of offshore tax avoidance

by Alan Little

5 November 2012, Comments 0

Recruiters and employers who use offshore Umbrella Companies could find themselves facing eye-watering bills for unpaid national insurance contributions, HMRC has warned. The Revenue […]


Major shift in software skills for umbrella services supplying the IT market

by Alan Little

2 November 2012, Comments 0

Umbrella Company Employees specialising in IT contracting may be interested in new data from Freelancer.com which shows that the demand patterns for specific skills […]