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REC/KPMG Report on Jobs reveals 14-month high in contractor demand

by Alan Little

8 October 2012, Comments 0

Contactors have some heartening news today, as the latest REC/KPMG Report on Jobs shows temporary billings rising for a second consecutive month in September […]


One year of AWR has had a negligible effect on contractor hiring, says REC

by Alan Little

4 October 2012, Comments 0

Contractors have been almost totally unscathed by one full year of the Agency Workers Regulations, findings from the REC’s Industry Research Unit reveal. Although […]


Will more contractors switch to umbrella companies as IR35 investigations soar?

by Alan Little

2 October 2012, Comments 0

A major hike in the number of annual IR35 investigations may lead many contractors to switch from personal limited companies to PAYE Umbrella Companies, […]


Most PAYE umbrella contractors are happier than when in permanent employment

by Alan Little

2 October 2012, Comments 0

Remember the old Ian Dury and the Blockheads song from the 70s? It seems that the vast majority of PAYE umbrella contractors and other […]


Minimum wage increases for those over 21

by Alan Little

1 October 2012, Comments 0

The government’s changes to the national minimum wage came into effect today. Earnings for those people over 21 have increased by eleven pence to […]