Guide to Job Hunting
The IT Contractor market is very competitive. It is important to get ahead of the competition when job hunting. You must have as many edges as you can over them.
You want to have the most opportunities to get contracts that you can get. If you take the following advice you will get more contract opportunities than your rival contractors.
Job Hunting Tips
How to get a Contract. Ten steps to give you a better chance.
Ten Killer Ways to Improve your Chances in the IT Contract Market
Eight Alternative Ways to get an IT Contract (that are not often used)
15 Tips when you are out of work
Not missing out on IT Contracting Opportunities
Ten Tips for IT Contractors who are out of work
Direct Marketing – The best CV Advice I ever received
Advice from Agencies
Agencies are in the front line of job hunting for contracts. They can give the best advice on how to succeed and how to fail when job hunting for contracts. We have put forward several articles with advice from agencies to job hunting contractors.
Fourteen Job Hunting Tips – How to Impress an Agency
The best way to get an IT Contract according to an Agent
Ten Ways to get to the front of the job queue – Advice from IT Agents
Reasons for Rejection
Reasons you are put forward but not Interviewed
It is crucial to know why your CV has been rejected by a client. If you know this then you can make changes to your CV to make it far more client-friendly.
When job hunting, IT Contractors need all the extra edges that they can get. The more clients that you are put through to, and the more interviews you get, the more contracts you are likely to get.
The successful contractor takes as many edges over the competition as he, or she can get.