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  1. You're, you're and you're....

    You're, you're and you're....
  2. Oops....I did 6 months once....big lesson learned.

    Oops....I did 6 months once....big lesson learned.
  3. For the record it's "pidgin"

    For the record it's "pidgin"
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    Tin head?

    Tin head?
  5. Nearly twice what I pay

    Nearly twice what I pay
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    Mainly in the North East has been my experience....

    Mainly in the North East has been my experience. However, the rates were rubbish. I worked as a COBOL programmer on those systems back in 1986 and probably 90% of those I worked with have now...
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    SAGE is in Gosforth I've also had contracts at...

    SAGE is in Gosforth
    I've also had contracts at Northern Rock (Virgin Money) and BT
  8. You're not wrong. I'm getting called at least 2-3...

    You're not wrong. I'm getting called at least 2-3 times a week and it has been this way for the last couple of months. Don't know why but Testing seems to be quite buoyant at present.
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    They may have to pay SSP but any "holiday pay"...

    They may have to pay SSP but any "holiday pay" comes out of YOUR earnings
  10. It's something that happens a lot there...

    It's something that happens a lot there apparently. People leave, have a leaving party and are back in a couple of months as a freelancer.
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    Meet the 56 year old tester with 6 years still...

    Meet the 56 year old tester with 6 years still left on his mortgage...I know the feeling
  12. Sounds like the BBC

    Sounds like the BBC
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    Really :confused:

    Really :confused:
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    OK..I'll ask....What's a ratecard?

    OK..I'll ask....What's a ratecard?
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    DWP Longbenton by any chance...

    DWP Longbenton by any chance...
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    Unfortunately, I'm not a Business...

    Unfortunately, I'm not a Business Analyst....typical scatter gun approach from a word search of cvs :ohwell
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    :tumble:

    :tumble:
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    Agent sent me an NHS role today....

    Business Analyst....The agent also declared the role "outside IR35".....
    I believe him...
  19. Scarborough Taps?

    Scarborough Taps?
  20. "Go on holiday" until your last invoice is paid.

    "Go on holiday" until your last invoice is paid.
  21. In my one and only gig where this happened, I did...

    In my one and only gig where this happened, I did the same and already had a gig lined up when the inevitable bullet came (day before Christmas Eve).
    Bunch of tw*ts they were.
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    Will someone please change the thread title -...

    Will someone please change the thread title - it's hurting my eyes :spel
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    :laugh:laugh:laugh:laugh

    :laugh:laugh:laugh:laugh
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    Err...that would be moot :spel

    Err...that would be moot :spel
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    Me too....

    Me too....
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    If you're that concerned or worried just go back...

    If you're that concerned or worried just go back to Umbrella. Clients don't give a hoot about your IR35 status (unless it's Public Sector and that's another can of worms)
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    Advice....

    Advice....
  28. Sounds a bit intrusive :eek:

    Sounds a bit intrusive :eek:
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    Afternoon Wilmslow...been a long time now since...

    Afternoon Wilmslow...been a long time now since we were invoicing at that retail establishment in BD12 :wink
  30. Must admit that how I read it on first glance

    Must admit that how I read it on first glance
  31. Much cheapness for me

    Much cheapness for me
  32. Ltd - quite a lot Umbrella - not a lot

    Ltd - quite a lot
    Umbrella - not a lot
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    Large retailer in Bradford still insists on ties...

    Large retailer in Bradford still insists on ties and top button fastened. Like being at school.
  34. ADVICE!!!!!!

    ADVICE!!!!!!
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    Thanks for the advise

    Thanks for the advise
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    Had a similar problem a few years back with work...

    Had a similar problem a few years back with work done prior to Christmas (then leaving).
    Just kept chasing with emails and phone calls and they soon got sick and signed the timesheets.
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    Anyone paying over £150 a month for a spreadsheet...

    Anyone paying over £150 a month for a spreadsheet must be mad, when there are many online solutions out there for half of the cost.
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    Or a football team called Arsenal?

    Or a football team called Arsenal?
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    Peter Noone? He was great with Herman's Hermits.

    Peter Noone? He was great with Herman's Hermits.
  40. Wonder what technologies they want?

    Wonder what technologies they want?
  41. You can get a 3 bed Victorian terrace for about...

    You can get a 3 bed Victorian terrace for about £70k in the north east and rent it for £550 a month. No stamp duty involved.
  42. Stationery....

    Stationery....
  43. You forgot no paid sick leave, no annual leave...

    You forgot no paid sick leave, no annual leave allowance, no employer pension and no redundancy money.
  44. Because some women (and men) are crap with money....

    Because some women (and men) are crap with money. If me and my ex had had a joint account she'd have bankrupted me years ago.
  45. You're a contractor...hire a hitman

    You're a contractor...hire a hitman
  46. You're a contractor (not a permie) and...

    You're a contractor (not a permie) and expendable. Move on. You'll get used to it.
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    me too

    me too
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    Nail on head...

    Nail on head...
  49. Why would any client take on a contractor PMO or...

    Why would any client take on a contractor PMO or BA with minimum experience?
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    At what was Northern Rock - interviewed Thursday...

    At what was Northern Rock - interviewed Thursday started Monday. This wasn't in London.
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