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Join Contractor Umbrella for Award-Winning Service and Expert Advice

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 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 expert Contractor Support Team. 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.

We are proud to be The Contracting Awards Best Umbrella Company

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.

Contracting Awards finalist 2023
Contracting Awards winner 2019
Contractor UK Reader Awards - Best Forum Advisor 2015
Contractor UK Reader Awards - Best Umbrella Company Runner Up 2013
Contractor UK Reader Awards - Best Umbrella Company Runner Up 2012
Contractor UK Reader Awards - Best Umbrella Company 2011

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.

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

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 Childcare Vouchers, our Employee Rewards Scheme, Group Pension Scheme, Foreign Currency Exchange, Contractor Accommodation, Contractor Mortgages and much more.
  • Expert Contractor Support Team – Every employee of Contractor Umbrella has access to our expert Contractor Support Team who are available to deal with any queries that you may have. You can get in touch with the Contractor Support Team, through the online chat, by email or by telephone.
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