The latest stats from the Recruitment Industry Trends Survey 2012/2013 reveal that the recruitment industry is on the up.

Things are Looking Up in the Recruitment Industry

job marketThe latest stats from the Recruitment Industry Trends Survey 2012/2013 reveal that the recruitment industry is on the up.

According to the recent Report compiled by the REC:

  • Total industry turnover reached £26.5 billion – this represents 3.1% annual increase in turnover from previous year
  • 93,000 employees across the industry
  • £24.1 billion is the temp/contract market – temps equate to 91% of total market
  • £2.4 billion perm market – perms equate to 9% of total market
  • Perm placements up 12%
  • Perm revenue up 2%
  • Temp/contract business up 3.2% – we are now almost 6% above pre-recession figure 2007/8
  • REC data shows that large multiple agencies have an increase of 70% in the number of temps placed per branch and 20% increase in the value of turnover per branch
  • REC predict market will continue to grow 2013/14 by 7.3%

  Click here to read the full survey.

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