Contractor Attitude Survey July - December 2012

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The survey provides a unique insight into the contractor market between July and December 2012 and also some interesting comparisons to the previous survey between January and June 2012.

 Contractor Attitude Survey Report: July - December 2012  

A brief summary of the results include:

  • 74% saw their daily rate ‘increase’ or remain ‘unchanged’, with only 21% seeing their rate reduce - a reduction of 9% from the last survey.
  • 13% more said that contracting has improved their work/life balance - an increase from 57% to 70%.
  • Only 11% said contracting has had a negative effect on their work/life balance - 7% less than last time.
  • 86% have seen their most recent contract extended - up 3% in only six months.
  • 19% found their contract directly with the end client - a 5% increase on the last survey.
  • 63% have had a positive experience with recruiters - up 6% from June 2012.
  • Contractors overall feeling towards being a contractor increased by 6%.

Click the following links to download all other surveys: 

Contractor Attitude Survey Report: January - June 2013

Contractor Attitude Survey Report: January - June 2012

If you have any questions about contracting or would like any further information about the survey please contact our New Client Services helpdesk on 01442 275789 or email newbusiness@sjdaccountancy.com.