If you work in IT you probably know all about IT Contractors and the lucrative rates they are paid. Those rates come with their own risks but with careful planning you can master those risks to become an IT Contractor, work for yourself and massively increase your income.
This course teaches how to tell if you're ready to take the step, how to prepare for becoming an IT Contractor, how to find contracts, and how to market yourself to make sure you win those lucrative contracts.
So whether you work in programming, databases, networks, project management, or one of the many other IT roles enrol now and start the biggest change in your career.
The benefits of being an IT contractor come with their own risks. Know these risks so that you can prepare for them.
Learn how to build a financial cushion to see you through the transition from permanent employee to contractor
Assess yourself to see if you have the skills and experience to make it as a contractor
Some tips on how to set up your contracting company
Learn to look at yourself as a supplier of services rather than an employee
Understand why an organisation might hire a contractor over an employee so that you can approach potential clients with the right mindset to win the contract
No one can hire you if they don't know you exist. Make connections with the right people and maintain those connections to make sure your name is always in their mind when it comes to deciding who to hire.
How to create a CV that reflects you and your company more accurately. Use a stlye more suitable to a contractor rather than a permanent employee.
Learn how to go about setting your daily rate as a contractor so that you know what to ask for during negotiations.
Learn the best places to look in order to find contracts suitable to your specialism.
Make sure that you're prepared for your first day as an IT Contractor.
Learn how to act on site and around clients.
Transforming Ninja is a business change consultancy with experience in numerous different sectors on projects of all sizes, playing many different roles in the business change world.
We love investigating new techniques and methodologies, and implementing these into our work whilst sharing the knowledge with our clients.
We like to arm people with the knowledge and techniques they need to accomplish their goals.