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Moving from permanent to contract work

by Dolan Contractor Group Are you planning on making the move out of permanent employment into contract work? In many...

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4 Ways to Get Into the Contracting Role Habit

One of the main benefits of contracting is the contractor’s way of life. More flexible than permanent employment, contracting...

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How Do I Secure My First IT Contract Role?...

Many of us know how to secure a full time or part time job; The process of applying, interviewing, and starting work is something...

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The Top 5 Ways to Fall in Love with an IT...

"I love my job" is something that you’ll hear many IT contractors say! After all, there are loads of things to love about...

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What Does an IT Contract Job in the UK...

In the UK, an increasing number of businesses are advertising contract jobs, but what exactly does this mean? What does an IT...

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Does an IT Contract Make You Self-Employed?

4 Things to Know About Employment Status While IR35 has certainly been a sore subject for many of us, there is one good thing...

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How Much Independence Do I Get with an IT...

Exploring Your Rights as a Contractor IR35 legislation has received a lot of publicity recently, much of it negative....

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3 Tips for Securing the Right IT Contract...

There are many benefits of contracting, such as the flexibility, the opportunity to work with many exciting businesses within the IT...

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A Guide for New Contractors

According to the ‘Exploring the UK Freelance Workforce’ research report — a collaborative study between the...

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The pains of IR35 reforms...

by Compare the Umbrella HMRC has published a number of documents providing guidance to the changes to the way the...

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How to get a mortgage when you’re a...

How do I get a mortgage if I’m a contractor? Many self-employed professionals believe that it’s almost impossible...

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How to become Self-Employed.

How to become Self-Employed. You may currently be thinking about becoming self-employed but seem a little daunted. However,...

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So are you a freelancer or contractor?

So are you a freelancer or contractor? Many people nowadays are working for themselves. Often they are labelled as...

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How IT contractors benefit UK businesses

How IT contractors benefit UK businesses More than seven out of ten businesses are using IT contractors, proving the value...

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Tips for becoming an IT contractor

Tips for becoming an IT contractor The desire to strike out and work as a freelancer can be very tempting for those...

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Ten Advantages of Being an IT Contractor

Is IT Contracting worthwhile? 1. In normal market conditions, the pay is twice as much as you would get from being a...

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How to get a Contract. Ten steps to give...

1. Create Your CV Your CV is your sales brochure. Firstly it must catch the eye of the agent, therefore it must have all the...

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Pros and cons of IT contracting

In this guide, we take a further look at the best and worst things you commonly associate with IT contracting. Pros of IT...