in countries with brighter economic outlooks, including Austria (4.3%), Germany (5.3%), Luxembourg (5.3%) and the Netherlands (5.8%).
The job market worsened in Spain (26.1%) which has one of the highest
to prefer temporary hiring over permanent and executive recruitment, especially in Germany and the Benelux countries. Last year, Harvey Nash also increased its market in the UK & Ireland. Performance
the fourth quarter we have experienced an even stronger and faster slowdown in economic activity. Markets in Finland and Germany also show a weaker economy while the UK market remains highly competitive,” said
, including the United States, Germany, France, Italy, Canada and Brazil, where employers ranked skilled trades as their number one or number two hiring challenge, according to Manpower's 2010 Talent Shortage
.7%), and the highest in the United Kingdom (45.9%), Denmark (43.1%) and France (38.8%).
*EU27 includes Belgium (BE), Bulgaria (BG), the Czech Republic (CZ), Denmark (DK), Germany (DE), Estonia (EE), Ireland (IE
profit fell by -67% from 20.6 million Pounds in H2 2008 to 6.8 million Pounds in H2 2009. In Germany, which represents 49% of this division's net fees and the majority of the division's profits, net fees
Expat Economics, the first report from the 2010 study, found that the UK, Belgium, Spain, France, Germany and The Netherlands were the worst performing locations when it came to overall wealth, with lower