Month: August 2016

British jobs market survey shows opportunities are growing for temporary workers

August 9, 2016 @ 11:20 am by Damian Broughton MBE

Following the Brexit referendum, we talked about how we felt the result would lead to a boost in demand for freelancers, consultants, contractors and temporary workers, as British firms work to adapt to the changing landscape the vote to leave the EU has spurred.  A recent survey from the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) has since produced insights to support just this, evidencing a drop in permanent placements but a rise nationwide in temporary candidates taking on contracts.

This should come as no surprise – the use of contractors and consultants …Read More