Category: limited

Self-employment and rates of pay on the rise

Latest ONS results show positive news for the self-employed sector, with it being the only form of paid employment to increase this quarter.

The top ten UK cities for hiring

With applications for new jobs rising by 9.3% year-on-year, employers are urged to focus on their hiring efforts.

LinkedIn continues to roll out its pop-up pub

After launching a successful pop-up experience in London earlier in the year, the LinkedIn pub is doing the rounds again.

Contractors blame government for drop in earnings

Many self-employed workers are blaming the government’s fiscal policy for the reason behind a drop in earnings.

IPSE concerned by IR35 research

With the IR35 consultation closing at the end of May, research covering the legislation has revealed worrying results.

Female contractors driving the UK’s self-employed revolution

The significant rise in highly-skilled female contractors over the last decade has taken the number of senior-level women contracting in the UK to 863,000.

UK has high ‘always-on work’ culture

As many as 72.4% of Brits reply to work-related emails or make work-related calls during their free time.

IPSE joins mortgage firm to help self-employed

Although it isn’t impossible, many self-employed workers can find it more difficult to obtain a mortgage.


One week margin free when you sign up with Contractor Umbrella today!
Hurry - Deal ends at midnight tonight.
      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.