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Contractor confidence plunges under Brexit worries and taxation policies

by Alan Little

10 August 2017, Comments 0

A new survey of the country’s two million contracting professionals has recorded a precipitous collapse in confidence in a single quarter. The quarterly Confidence […]


NHS contractor U-turn will not reposition all outside IR35

by Alan Little

27 June 2017, Comments 0

Qdos Contractor, a leading tax advisory service for contracting professionals, has advised independent professionals operating in the NHS (and the recruiters who place them) […]


REC JobsOutlook: Contractor and temp usage surges

by Alan Little

25 May 2017, Comments 0

UK employers appear to be relying more heavily on temporary/contracting workers in response to the dwindling availability of permanent candidates, the latest JobsOutlook report […]


Contractor confidence falls

by Alan Little

11 May 2017, Comments 0

The confidence of the UK’s two million freelancers (a category that predominantly includes Umbrella Company Employees and other contracting professionals) has tumbled to the […]


What you need to know about the gig economy

by Alan Little

13 September 2016, Comments 0

What are the advantages and disadvantages of hiring new staff via the “gig economy?” Contractor and temp recruitment specialist Jobshop UK has outlined some […]