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Public sector rule changes to clamp down on PSCs could affect private sector contractors too

by Alan Little

30 May 2012, Comments 0

Rule changes designed to curtail the use of personal service companies amongst senior civil servants could rebound on the private sector, KPMG has warned. […]


Rumbling eurozone and feeble UK economy only slightly dents employer confidence

by Alan Little

25 May 2012, Comments 0

British employers are cautious rather than jittery about poor economic performance in the UK and dark rumblings from the eurozone, and plan to hire […]


IT contractors see surge in demand as business confidence in IT soars

by Alan Little

23 May 2012, Comments 0

Specialists in IT contracting will be cheered by a new report from major international accountancy firm Grant Thornton that suggests that business confidence in […]


Contractors may prosper as unemployment falls, but employer confidence remains fragile

by Alan Little

23 May 2012, Comments 0

Contracting through umbrella companies may well become the optimal method of finding work this year in the light of encouraging but precarious developments in […]


Hirers are turning to skilled contractors in preference to permies, APSCo reveals

by Alan Little

18 May 2012, Comments 0

Professional contractors working through umbrella companies may be interested to hear that demand for their talents is outstripping demand for permanent professionals. This is […]