Contractor News

News Headline

ContractorCalculator: Contracting news in brief – 17/Apr/2014

News this week covers: financial sector recovers; PCG calls for greater contractor support; new powers for HMRC; & late-payment code in construction.

Last week | Thu, 17 Apr 2014 | Other

Read Full Story ›

News HeadlineFinancial, HR and IT contractors benefit from London financial sector job surge

IT, HR, compliance and risk specialist contractors are benefitting from a surge in job vacancies, against a background of improving City health.

Read Full Story ›

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 | Market Stats

News HeadlineContractorCalculator: Contracting news in brief – 11/Apr/2014

News this week covers: Lords’ inquiry shows IR35 flaws; false self-employment regs warning; 39k new oil and gas jobs; & HMRC’s new powers ‘illegal’.

Read Full Story ›

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 | Other

News HeadlineContractor rates continue up, but clients’ demand for permies is slowing that growth

Clients are trying to attract permies to provide long-term solutions to their skills needs; but the rates on offer to contractors continue to rise.

Read Full Story ›

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 | Market Stats

News HeadlineLords slam IR35: benefits are unproven and HMRC needs to review them

IR35’s benefits to the Exchequer may be overstated, concludes the Lords’ PSC inquiry, as HMRC is called on to review the future of the tax.

Read Full Story ›

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 | IR35

More contractor news headlines

Contractor Calculator NewsCast Get news updates from your industry via E-mail; subscribe to our monthly Newsletter...

View this months Newsletter › Subscribe:


Contractor solutions

Contractors Handbook Orange and Gold Accountancy Limited IR35 Test Clever Accounts Accountants Checklist Contractors Handbook

Contractor solutions

Contractor Angels

More than just an Umbrella. Retain up to 90% of your earnings.

Clever Accounts

Complete contractor accounting service. 24/7 online access. £69 pm!

Alliance Accountants

Complete Accountancy and Taxation service from £55 per month


We can help you make the most of your money

InTouch Accounting

Perfect mix of technology & personal service for only £92 per month.

Contractor Accountant

Free consultation, incorporation and IR35 reviews. Find out more…

NA D J Colom Accountants Bedouin Group Contractor Financials NewsNow
Caprica Accountants Contractor Insurance Life Insurance


The UK's leading contractor site. Independently audited traffic (ABC) – 123,165 monthly unique visitors.