), and with optimism as to prospects for the New Year in a number of its key markets."
"Increased demand for temporary staff, particularly within Germany and the UK at the end of 2009 and in early 2010, has resulted
arrangements, and over-time work is used to handle workload peaks in more than two thirds of (68%) companies, in particularly in Germany, the Netherlands, the Nordic countries, Ireland, France and the UK. Fixed
the larger economies in Western Europe were in the UK (59%), France (55%), and Germany (51%). However many of the smaller countries bettered their larger neighbours, namely Switzerland (64%), Austria (58
compared with 2.5 million Pounds in the previous year.
Harvey Nash focuses on the stronger Northern European region, including the Nordics, Benelux, Germany and Switzerland.
During the year demand
but nevertheless has significant strengths in Germany and the UK."
The general management/CEO/COO function is expected to see the greatest shortage of talent worldwide in the second half of 2011, followed