Recruitment Outlook – January 2021

9 months ago

The first Recruitment Outlook Report of 2021 is here!

A bitesize summary of stats shared by credible recruitment sources, containing information regarding recruitment trends across the UK over the last rolling quarter.

The January 2021 report highlights:

  • Employer satisfaction with agency staff rose to 79%
  • 28% of employers made redundancies in the last 12 months
  • Demand for temporary recruitment is 10 percentage points higher than this time last year
  • 41% of employers said ongoing heath restrictions would be one of their biggest challenges, 17% said it would be recruiting new staff

Recruitment Outlook Jan 2021


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