Good Rate for a Contractor Contractors will always try to get a good rate for their contract. However, recruitment consultants are used to haggling with contractors every day of the week. As a result they are much better practiced than IT Contractors when it comes to money. So, contractors need some advice to neutralise the advantage that recruiters have here. That's where ITContractor.com comes in - to help contractors in their rates battle with agencies. Better to be a Constantly Working Contractor Sometimes its actually bad to get a great rate. It's much better to be constantly working on a not so good rate than sometimes working on a great rate. The key to successful contracting is to be constantly in work. Often it is a great advantage to be on a lower rate. If a company are cutting back on contractors, sometimes they do it just on price alone. Anyway, read more in the articles below.