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Contractor Umbrella is the UK’s most trusted umbrella company as well as being one of the longest standing, established in 2002. We are FCSA and APSCo accredited and have been recognised as the best umbrella company in the Contracting Awards 2019.

We were praised by the judges for our exceptional customer service and dedicated Contract Managers. Judges said: “This entry showed excellent customer service and added value for their customers”.

Over 99% of our employees would recommend us and you can read what our employees say here.

Managing Director of Dolan Accountancy and Contractor Umbrella, Simon Dolan commented: “Contractor Umbrella has been in business since 2002 and we have continued to be the hassle free umbrella company. The team are delighted to be recognised by the Contracting Awards for 2019”.

Dolan Accountancy, our dedicated contractor accountants, are also awards winners. We are proud to be The Contracting Awards Best Contractor Accountant for 2022 and 2019.

Why Choose Contractor Umbrella?

Contractor Umbrella is 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.

Benefits of working through Contractor Umbrella;

  • Fast and easy registration – be ready to work in 24 hours, simply register online and we’ll take care of the rest.
  • Calculate your take-home pay – use our online calculator to find out how much you could be taking home through Contractor Umbrella.
  • Same day payments– We offer same day payments as standard providing funds are received into our account by 9am, for no additional fee.
  • Our Service Guarantee – is our guarantee that you will be looked after at every step of the way.
  • Flexible Limited Company Accountancy – when you sign up to our sister company Dolan Accountancy, you can transfer to Contractor Umbrella when umbrella employment better suits or your assignment sits inside IR35.
  • Employee Benefits – at Contractor Umbrella there are many benefits available to you as our employee including our Employee Rewards Scheme, Group Pension Scheme, Foreign Currency Exchange, Contractor Accommodation, Contractor Mortgages and much more.
  • Personal Contract Manager – we believe in the personal touch, so you will have your very own dedicated Contract Manager during your employment with us. Read some of the glowing testimonials we’ve received about our lovely staff and the outstanding commitment they give to all our employees and clients.

If you’d like to find out more, call us on 01206 591 000 or request a call back by completing our online form.


One week margin free when you sign up with Contractor Umbrella today!
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      Terms and Conditions: 
1 week margin free or £25 reduction on monthly margin. Online registration form must be completed by midnight 6th December 2019. Payment must be processed and margin redeemed by 31st December 2019.