All hope abandon ye who enter here. Seriously.
I am just about to embark on a new contract where I will be staying away......in Basingstoke :ohwell
Are there any good tips for
The best "contractor" hotels to go for (I am thinking chains here)
Occupying your time constructively in the evening
MF - starting a thread implying OldHack is an animal lover. Suspected temporary suicide - 30.11.2012 - 7 days
Do you want to be the football brain of ContractorUK? Do you want forum bragging rights?
You may have talked the talk on the forum about football but can you walk the walk...
Are you the Pep or Jose of football knowledge? Or just the Hodgson, still undecided on their best 11 and resting all...
Do you find that you cover a high mileage each year?
Would you like to be a safer driver?
Brush up on your driving skills with the Brian Harvey School of Driving:
Jacket potatoes caused my crash
Couple of totty agents wandering around the client's site. Want to vomit with rage :tantrum:
IBM to join Search Engine War - Slashdot.org
Sorry my little (ex)communist Pal, looks like plan b!
Go and get a job at Google, they're hiring.
Spod - In "Commiserations" mode!
I wonder if any of you web experts can advise me of any methods that would prevent horrible common chavy people with tattoos and the like from looking at my website. Perhaps there is a general purpose ActiveX control that lets you setup the dislike of your choice?
Anyone took this exam?
Last time I went to the pub with number one son and one of his friends we ended up getting plastered and going swimming in the flooded quarry behind our house. Me and #1 kept our clothes on but friend didn't.
#1 and #2 sons had birthday barbecue this weekend, load went swimming in quarry and I...
Tony bliar's economic paradise ? my ass ! :D
OK that was me and Brad, did I mention this before :D
Did we have a discussion about Jennifer Aniston/Angelina Jollie??
come on guys, which one would you vote for ??
Does the nation get its house back now?
When he resigned he continued to live in the foreign secretary's grace and favour official mansion, at great expense to the nation, rather like Blunkett has done with that of the home secretary.
HOUSE repossessions increased at the fastest rate for more than a decade over the past six months, raising fears about the fallout from the downturn in the property market.
First post so hello to everyone.
im currently earning decentish money as a permie providing Exchange 2k support at a third line level. Ive about 6 yrs support experience of Exchange 5.5/2000 and migration skills from 5.5 to 2000 for about 10,000 users, i currently work for a corporation...
Has anyone got experience in working with SAP in Dubai?
If yes, I would be interested to know what are the current market rates for SAP consultants, what is the cost of living compared to UK, is it difficult to get a work permit as an EU citizen, what is there to do outside work etc.
So, we're all doomed. House price bubble = end of civilisation as we know it?
Or maybe not.
Why don't we have a contracts-only job board on Contractor UK?
And leave all the perm / contract-to-perm malarki to JobServe.. all it would take is to let the 30-or-so most-well-known agencies know it's a serious advertising space. The key is to acknowledge the ways we know from our experience...
a new law forbids demonstrations near the parliament, just another step towards the establishment of a police state
I've had 3 calls in the last 2 days offering 9 month contract at top rate. I was even offered a cash incentive by one of them.....all looking good. :yay:
I'm considering studying for an MSc in Information Security at the Royal Holloway. In order to keep the bacon on the table, I'll probably opt for the external programme.
What I'd like to know is if anyone here is studying or has studied for the degree at the Royal Holloway or any...
assuming you're not too hard up and you had a choice of all,
which 4x4 would you get ?
we all know big 4x4's are safer on the road, higher up driving position, more metal around you as protection so which would it be ?
Me, unsure, from a practical perspective the strong 4.2 diesel and load...
Dulce Et Decorum Est
Bent double, like old beggars under sacks,
Knock-kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed through sludge,
Till on the haunting flares we turned our backs
And towards our distant rest began to trudge.
Men marched asleep. Many had lost their boots
But limped on, blood-shod....
I suppose this question should really be posted on the technical forum, although that tends to have a fairly small active membership.
In the view of the esteemed colleagues of the forum, how much work is involved in creating and developing a website? How many people would you expect to be...
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