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ContractorUmbrella - The UK's Most Trusted Umbrella Company

The hassle-free, "Straight Talking" umbrella company that provides umbrella employment for UK based Contractors and Freelancers. Independently voted as the Best Umbrella Company by the readers of Contractor UK.

As one of the most trusted umbrella companies in the UK, we guarantee our employees peace of mind, absolute compliance and complete security. We are one of the longest standing and most respected umbrella companies in the UK, but you don't need to take our word for it, take a look at some of our employee testimonials.



Dolan Accountancy - Dedicated Contractor Accountants

Dolan Accountancy are dedicated contractor accountants, offering you the complete accountancy package for just £95 + VAT per month. We deliver a combination of experience and service all backed by our Service Guarantee with no more hidden costs, no switching accountants every few months and no more outsourcing. Plus free use of our award winning umbrella company, ContractorUmbrella.

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  • I have recommended CU to numerous people and all of them are very happy with the service they receive.

  • Just wanted to say thanks a lot for everything you've helped me with. I've had a really positive experience working with you, Jack and CU in general and you guys could not have been more helpful and professional.

  • I feel like I was getting a VIP service. Customer service is absolutely outstanding. All my queries have been dealt with quickly and on time. I won’t hesitate to go with Contractor Umbrella again when I will go back to contracting.

  • I have found, much to my surprise in these days of poor customer service, that the CU team deliver exactly what they promise.

  • Contractor Umbrella provided a fantastic service to me during my final months as a contractor and were by far the best in the market - I even recommended a friend to you!

  • Have greatly appreciated the team and how well and efficiently you processed the payroll for me. Have very kind words to say about CU and definitely a good recommendation to anyone I meet new to contracting.

  • Excellent. Dave Johnson has been brilliant as my ELO, he’s been professional, efficient and offered good advice. CU’s overall communications and incentives have been relevant and well thought out.

Why ContractorUmbrella?

Why clients choose ContractorUmbrella?

Est. in 2002, we pride ourselves on being the hassle free, transparent umbrella company you can trust.

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Our Commitment to You

Our Commitment Charter ensures all employees and clients are looked after at every step of the way.

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We offer limited company accountancy too

When you sign up to our sister company Dolan Accountancy, you can transfer to ContractorUmbrella when umbrella employment better suits or your assignment sits inside IR35.

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Employee Benefits

At ContractorUmbrella there are many benefits available to you as our employee including Childcare Vouchers, our Employee Rewards Scheme, Group Pension Scheme, Foreign Currency Exchange, Contractor Accommodation, Contractor Mortgages and much more.

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99% of our contractors would be happy to recommend us

Why not tell a friend and they too can benefit from our outstanding service!

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So why would you work through an umbrella company?

  • You'd prefer not to manage the administration of your own limited company?
  • Your contract is inside IR35 or you're working in a public sector contract?
  • Your contract is three months or less?
  • You are inbetween permanent jobs and looking for a simple solution?
  • You can't have a limited company due to visa restrictions?

If any of the points above apply to you, then ContractorUmbrella could be your best option. If you want to know more then you can either call us on 01206 591 000 or alternatively request a call back by completing our online form.



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