Profile Icon

2018 Budget Adds New IR35 Twist

The biggest news for many project management practitioners in the 2018 Budget delivered by Philip Hammond, was his decision to delay any implementation of the new IR35 regime in the Private Sector until April 2020. An additional twist was his decision that the new Off-Payroll working rules will only be applied to medium and large …

Read Blog Circle Arrow
Profile Icon

Project Challenge Live Presentation: Is it Really a Candidates Market?

On the 9th and 10th October, we exhibited at Project Challenge. As well as talking to many project professionals about their careers and how we can help our very own John Thorpe presented the seminar: Is it Really a Candidates Market (see below). As some of you will know we ran a survey over the …

Read Blog Circle Arrow
Profile Icon

The Loyalty Cost

After reading an article which painted people taking a new role as receiving a disloyalty bonus; we launched the latest Arras People survey to gain an insight into what is happening in the UK market for Project Management practitioners. The survey which was open during September 2018 attracted 500 responses and they have now been …

Read Blog Circle Arrow
Profile Icon

Presenting Your Value in the Project Management Jobs Market

Recruitment in the project management market in mid-2018 finds itself in between times: the recessionary economy of post-2008 and an emerging state of recovery. The relatively high availability of people during recessionary periods means employers don’t have to try too hard to attract new workers; the ability to be choosy means many look for a …

Read Blog Circle Arrow