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A guide to getting a UK visa for IT jobs

  5 MINUTE READ   If you are outside of the EU, you will need a visa to work in the UK IT sector. For the time being, EU nationals can apply for jobs in the UK without needing a visa, however, this could change following the negotiated outcomes ofRead full article

How the UK skills shortage affects IT recruitment agencies

  7 MINUTE READ   With the ongoing skills shortage in the UK, IT recruitment agencies are having to rethink their tactics in order to attract the most in-demand tech professionals on the market. With qualified candidates becoming increasingly hard to find, IT recruiters are now under greater pressure toRead full article

Debunking 5 common myths about IT recruitment agencies

  6 MINUTE READ   Many companies choose not to work with tech recruiters for one simple reason – they’ve bought into some of the common myths about IT recruitment agencies.   If you’ve been putting off working with an agency, it’s worth examining whether your ideas about how theyRead full article

5 essentials for your IT contractor CV

  4 MINUTE READ Guest author Alice Greedus is a staff writer at CV Library – one of the UK’s largest employment websites.   A brilliant CV will significantly boost your chances of making the shortlist and landing the job. However, CVs can sometimes be hard to perfect, especially when youRead full article

5 best UK contract recruitment agencies

  6 MINUTE READ   The UK contracting boom has resulted in a corresponding rise in the number of recruitment agencies specialising in placing contractors. With so many to choose from, how can you tell which contract recruitment agencies are best?   When it comes to contract recruitment, speed andRead full article

How to spot a bad IT recruitment agency

  5 MINUTE READ   Understandably, some candidates and employers have reservations about using an IT recruitment agency. The recruitment industry as a whole has been tarnished by agencies that rely on aggressive sales tactics such as cold calls, spam emails, lack of transparency etc.   These strategies show aRead full article

5 current IT recruitment trends to watch

  4 MINUTE READ   There are endless “hot” IT recruitment trends, but which ones are actually worth keeping an eye on?   One thing is for certain. The demand for tech talent will continue to outpace supply for the foreseeable future. However, plenty of other things across the techRead full article