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IT contractors may see Birmingham jobs moved to Newcastle

by Alan Little

29 June 2011, Comments 0

Eric Pickles is urging Birmingham City Council to change plans to outsource IT jobs. Birmingham City Council is being asked to reconsider its plan […]


Report paints bright picture of private sector employment

by Alan Little

29 June 2011, Comments 0

Private sector recruitment should more than compensate for public sector job losses, says a report. Research published by the Centre for Policy Studies today […]


Contractors ”unprepared for illness”

by Alan Little

29 June 2011, Comments 0

Few self-employed people have medical insurance cover, a survey has found. Self-employed people like contractors and umbrella company workers tend to feel the bite […]


Public sector ”seeking efficiency through IT”

by Alan Little

28 June 2011, Comments 0

Public sector organisations are looking for IT contractors to fill skills gaps. IT contractors will see increased demand for their skills as the public […]


Are RPOs a normal way for contractors to receive pay?

by Alan Little

28 June 2011, Comments 0

A contractor has questioned whether an agency using an RPO company is legitimate. Recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) is one issue contractors may need to […]