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  •   Comments Off on Wages to outstrip inflation!

    Following on from a report last week that we are experiencing the sharpest increase in permanent salaries since 2007, a new report is now further suggesting that wages are about to outstrip inflation…a first since 2008 when the recession took bite. According to the EY ITEM Club Spring 2014 Economic Forecast, wage increases are predicted…

  •   Comments Off on Sharpest increase in Permanent Salaries since 2007

    Pay for permanent staff rose in the last quarter of 2013 at the quickest rate since July 2007. The figures comes from the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG The Report on Jobs, released today. It also shows unemployment falling further from January this year and candidate availability continuing to decrease at its steepest…

  •   Comments Off on Sharp decline in candidate availability being noticed…

    A report on the UK labour market has shown the pool of candidates for employers to choose from is in steep decline. Research by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG also showed that salaries are rising at the fastest rate since 2007. There is also a significant shift from temporary roles being offered…

  •   Comments Off on Skills Shortage Experienced In The Job Market

    Interesting article in HR Magazine reports on a skills shortage being experienced in the job market. This is something we are starting to experience here at Grafton Haymes, with a number of clients we are working for……. “Job vacancies in England have returned to pre-recession levels, but economic recovery will be impeded by a lack…

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