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Five ways freelancers can help your business

Why use freelancers? Well, usually there is a time pressure or a resource pressure. An agency has won a new piece of business and the income allows them to plan for the future. But they don’t want the headache of managing the extra headcount, especially when delivering a short-term project. Hiring contractors will help ease … Continue reading “Five ways freelancers can help your business”

The pros and cons of being a contractor

As an experienced consultant leading the technical team here at Futureheads, I have been recruiting specifically within the development space for a number of years and cover both the freelance and permanent markets. I spend a lot of time talking to candidates who want to know if they are ready to move into the contract space, … Continue reading “The pros and cons of being a contractor”

Five ways freelancers can help your business

Why use freelancers? Well, usually there is a time pressure or a resource pressure. An agency has won a new piece of business and the income allows them to plan for the future. But they don’t want the headache of managing the extra headcount, especially when delivering a short-term project. Hiring contractors will help ease … Continue reading “Five ways freelancers can help your business”

Front End Development Salary and Pay Rate Benchmarking 2016

As an experienced consultant in the Technical Team here at Futureheads, I have been recruiting within the Front End Development space for a number of years now and operate in both the freelance and permanent markets. So, I decided to share my insights on Front End Development salaries and rates in 2016. Here’s some benchmarking … Continue reading “Front End Development Salary and Pay Rate Benchmarking 2016”

Changes in the Digital Design Landscape Over the Past 9 Months

After taking a 9-month break from the recruitment and the digital design industry, I returned to join the Creative & Design team at Futureheads. You can imagine how fast the digital design landscape has changed over these last 9 months and that’s why I decided to blog about what have been some of the most … Continue reading “Changes in the Digital Design Landscape Over the Past 9 Months”

Top Tips On Becoming A Successful Digital Freelancer

Photo: Startup Stock Photo The digital space we work in is pretty amazing. Not only is it constantly evolving, but is also full of highly passionate and talented folks who all muck in and make the wheels turn. With such a dynamic industry, comes a demand for specific skill sets – and that is where … Continue reading “Top Tips On Becoming A Successful Digital Freelancer”