Umbrella Employment Articles

IR35 changes drive one-third of contractors out of self-employment
marketing | 31 October 2021
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New research shows that more than a third of contractors have left self-employment because of changes to off-payroll working (IR35) rules.

A survey published by the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE) shows that 35% of contractors no longer work for themselves.

Evolution Recruitment signs deal with contractor accountancy firm PayMatters.

Warrington based IT recruitment firm, Evolution Recruitment have appointed PayMatters as their provider of choice for contractor accountancy services including Umbrella employment and Own Limited Company services. This deal allows all of Evolution’s contractors to be paid promptly with a minimum of administration.

Two million workers plan to change jobs before Christmas

New research reveals that more than two million workers are planning to switch jobs before Christmas, with most workers motivated by a better work-life balance.

According to Totaljobs - which analysed more than 4.2 million job changes since 2015 and surveyed more than 4,500 jobseekers - a quarter of the UK workforce is planning on a change in the next two years.