Jobs Outlook Report – October 2015
The latest Jobs Outlook Report is out for October 2015.
The recent figures show that:-
- Over two-thirds (67%) of employers either increased pay or headcount in the year to September, whilst a quarter maintained the status quo.
- The significant majority of employers (94%) had no spare workforce capacity, or felt they may have to add resource, should demand increase.
- Employers anticipate a shortage of industrial/blue collar workers to fill permanent roles (11%) and a shortage of construction workers to fill temporary roles (11%).
- 99% of UK employers plan to hold or increase agency worker numbers during the remainder of 2015, whilst 98% plan to do the same in the medium term.
For more information, please download the full report attached.