"The UK economy relies on freelance talent to help businesses to thrive and so it is right and proper that they should be helped."
"For businesses to really take advantage of this new freelance economy, they need cashflow to take on the contingent work they need."
“Confidence in business performance and in the wider economy is stuck in firmly negative territory."
“There are almost 5 million self-employed people in the UK – ten years ago, this number would have been in the tens of thousands."
"HR departments fear freelancers due to the numerous invoices and timesheets that come with hiring freelance workers."
The business say they are responding to a pan-European demand for specialist tech talent.