Worrying news from ONS on zero-hour contracts

30 April 2014

New analysis pubished today by the Office for National Statistics suggests that the proliferation of zero-hour contracts is much greater than previously thought.

The new figures suggest that there are now 1.4 million zero-hour contracts jobs. They are based on a survey of employers conducted in January and February of this year.

CPAG press release - 'Zero-hour contracts are wrong type of growth'

ONS publication