Uncover recruitment industry insights in WaveTrackR’s 2020 Annual Report 2019 was a tale of two halves, with jobseekers enjoying the joint-highest employment rate since records began and a decrease in unemployment to just 3.8% but recruiters facing yet another year of uncertainty. Two missed Brexit deadlines and an unprecedented December General Election led to a […]
Recruitment Trends Report: Quarter 2 2019 The UK’s ‘economic inactivity rate’ is at a new record low, meaning that the number of people looking for work or not working, is at its lowest. Recruitment trends show that, for selected industries, the current skills shortage means there are not enough candidates in the market for all […]
Recruitment Trends Report: Quarter 1 2019 The Recruitment Industry is facing challenges across the globe, with the current skills shortage not just in the UK but also globally. Our new recruitment trends report looks into how it’s affecting the jobs market. Over the last five years, the unemployment rate in the UK has been decreasing for both […]
With the start of a new year in 2019, we look back at data from the whole year to review and gain insight into the employment situation in the UK. We also look at stats from Wave’s job distribution tool, WaveTrackR, to check the latest tendency for job posting and applications.