Recruitment industry sees mixed signs in latest employment figures

The UK’s employment rate has remained at record levels, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics, despite a slight rise in unemployment.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016

The UK’s employment rate has remained at record levels, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics, despite a slight rise in unemployment.

The figures, published today, reveals an employment rate (the proportion of people aged from 16 to 64 who were in work) of 74.5%, the joint highest since comparable records began in 1971, with...

To continue reading this article you need to be registered with Recruiter . Registration is FREE and only takes minutes. Register here or sign in below if you already have an account.

Already registered? Login

Don't have an account?

Register for FREE today to access all premium online content and select your email preference.

We're here to help

If you have queries about accessing premium content, contact a Recruiter sidekick at [email protected] for more information or call +44 (0) 208 950 9117.

My Brilliant Recruitment Career: Hollie Murtagh

What was your earliest dream job?

Public sector, Education 11 July 2022

My Brilliant Recruitment Career: Sophie McIntosh

What was your earliest dream job?

Public sector, Education 30 November 2021

Transform perceptions of social care recruitment

If there’s someone who knows from first-hand experience the short-comings of the social care syst

Public sector, Social care 21 June 2021

Communicating Covid-19 plans to staff and clients

Covid-19 seems here to stay for a while yet.

Top