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The Benefits of Training Online for a Web Design Career
We have reached an age in technology where we have access to a vast amount of information at the click of a button and this has had a massive impact on our daily lives. We are able to connect with friends and family across the globe, keep up...

How much can I earn as a Web Designer?
When starting off in any job, it is important to know how much you can earn and how easy it is to earn a higher salary. Web Designers can earn a very generous salary but similar to most jobs, the more experience you have, the more you will...

Getting your first job in web design
Finding your first job in web design can be as easy or as hard as finding any other job. It depends how prepared you are and ensuring you know exactly what you want. Web designing is the perfect job for someone creative that is able to...

Re-training as a Web Designer
With the Job market remaining unstable, many people are finding themselves either made redundant or in a position where progression is unlikely. This coupled with the increasing demand for IT professionals and the massive skills...

The importance of great web design
It is important to understand the importance of great web design in detail so that as a candidate at a job interview or a freelancer/contractor speaking to clients you can communicate where you, as a Web Designer, add value....

What are the job opportunities for Web designers?
Web Designers are still very much in demand. Whether you’re starting out in Web Design or an experienced Web Designer there looks to be plenty of career opportunities in the Job Market. The average permanent web...

Agency Workers Regulations – which contractors are affected?
The Agency Workers Regulations ("AWR") become legislation on 1 October 2011. The legislation will give...

Contracting vs permanent
Most it contractors start out as their permanent counterparts and, having notched up several years' worth of client contacts, training and expertise in their...

How to get started as an IT contractor
If you've decided your brain is wired to run your own business, then the next question is how to trade? For some, an umbrella company...

Recruitment Agency Directory
Please find below a useful list of Web Design Recruitment Agencies. Client Server

Expenses guide for web designers
What expenses can I claim as a Contractor working through my own limited company? HM Revenue and Customs have produced a heavyweight 100 page guide called: '2007 Expenses and benefits - A tax guide'....

How freelance web designers can increase take home pay
As a web designer, you’ll have the choice to work through an Umbrella company or Limited Company. Of course, there are pros and cons for each method - all personal situations are different. Our recommended London accountancy...

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Finding Contract and Freelance work
With there being so many web designers out there competition can be quite stiff but as long as you work hard at your marketing and networking activities there should always be bread on the table. Like the majority of...

Limited Company vs PAYE Umbrella - 'The ultimate (quick) guide'
PAYE Umbrella This is where you ' the contractor' essentially become an employee of the umbrella company. You submit time-sheets to the umbrella who will in turn, invoice the end client (or agency) for the work done by...