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”Little fluidity” in public sector jobs

by Alan Little

21 July 2011, Comments 0

Public sector jobs are being squeezed by fiscal consolidation, says the REC. Contractors seeking public sector work may be interested to know that fiscal […]


Contractors can fill skills gaps in ”war on talent”

by Alan Little

20 July 2011, Comments 0

A skills gap is developing in Europe and the US as older employees retire, a Workmonitor survey has found. Contractors can help to fill […]


Councils may need IT contractor help with secured networks

by Alan Little

20 July 2011, Comments 0

Local authorities are not fully compliant with government standards on wide area networking. Local authorities in the UK are vulnerable to data loss and […]


Contractor jobs in financial services ”stabilising”

by Alan Little

19 July 2011, Comments 0

The number of financial services jobs for contractors declined slightly in June, Powerchex has said. IT contractors have seen a wealth of opportunities in […]


Marlen case could give contractors IR35 pointers

by Alan Little

18 July 2011, Comments 0

An IR35 case has reminded contractors of the importance of keeping records of contracts. The victory of Marlen over HM Revenue & Customs in […]