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No ‘quick wins’ for contractors from OTS employment status report

Contractors shouldn’t expect any quick wins from the OTS review of employment status, but worryingly a statutory employment test is being considered.

This week | Tue, 03 Mar 2015 | Other

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News HeadlineContractorCalculator Market Report March 2015

Contractor markets soften in some disciplines, but not in IT, engineering and oil and gas where specialist skills remain very much in demand.

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Tue, 03 Mar 2015 | Market Stats

News HeadlineContractorCalculator: Contracting news in brief – 27/Feb/2015

News this week covers: oil and gas contracting; contractor rates; rate cuts in banking; procurement; mortgage war; HMRC appeals; & expenses guidance.

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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 | Other

News HeadlineContracting pays, as an increased proportion of contractors earns more than employees

Contracting clearly pays, as skills shortages are causing a greater proportion of contractors and temps to be paid more than permanent employees.

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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 | Market Stats

News HeadlineOil and gas contractors may have a long-term future in the UK North Sea, shows report

Oil and gas contractors may benefit from long-term demand in the UK North Sea with tax and cost savings, suggests Oil & Gas UK’s Activity Survey 2015.

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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 | Other

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