In this week’s news:
Contractors Headline Government Conference
George Osborne has announced that new plans are in place for the National Infrastructure Commission. Looking forward, there may be future projects for contractors and self-employed, as rail and road links contracts have been at the forefront for some time.
Sustained Demand for Construction and Engineering Contractors
A recent report from the REC (Recruitment and Employment Confederation) has shows that there is a sustained demand for construction and engineering contractors and even data showing a number of shortages in particular sectors. If you are not already, now could be the perfect time to get into contracting, see our Getting Started page for more information.
Employers are now Relying on Contractors
98 per cent of employers is said to be relying on contractors in the near future according to data from the REC. The report showed that 38 per cent of respondents plans to increase their contracted worker numbers before the end of the year. It is shown that those who hold managerial skills, technical and engineering skills will see the largest demand.
If you feel that your ready to make the move to contracting, you can contact our New Business team on 01253 362062 or email firstname.lastname@example.org