The National Audit Office's (NAO) latest report, which looked at the UK immigration points system, had some interesting findings.
Obviously the headline that everyone went with was the fact that there
I was sent the latest updated rules from the UK Boarder Agency about how much overseas workers doing particular roles should be paid if the are granted a visa.
George Molyneaux, research director for Salary Services Limited, has this month provided some interesting commentary about the government's immigration cap .
He commented on
The alleged abuse of the Intra Company Transfer (ICT) scheme could diminish through a minimum salary level set for workers using this route into the UK.
The government is reported to be about to...
The Daily Mail wrote an article about the upcoming immigration cap yesterday.
It uses some of the figures
IT workers from India and other offshore locations will continue to flood into the UK as the government's promised immigration cap looks set to exclude Intra Company Transfers (ICTs).
According to reports, the government is about to disappoint the UK IT profession by excluding ICTs from...
Back in March I blogged about some changes being made to the law regarding Intra Company Transfers (ICTs). These changes included an acknowledgement that certain offshore suppliers were not paying
BBC 5 Live last night featured the controversial subject of the Intra Company Transfer or ICT for short.
Find a podcast of last night's broadcast, 5 Live investigates, here.
In the time given the...
I always get mixed message from the IT industry about skills availability. One side says there is a skills shortage while another says there is not. Some say there are good opportunities in Computer Science and some say there are not.
The offshoring of IT work is always seen as a...
The number of overseas workers in the UK is driving local talent out. Below is an account from a UK IT professional about why he decided to leave these shores for pastures new.
The post below was in reaction to a blog about the possibility of the