43% of managers feel optimistic about their organisation's prospects for next year, yet optimism about the UK's economic performance as a whole remains low, at just 8%, according to the annual end ... UK - 39% of managers concerned about their jobs
As the UK labour market is stabilising, the unemployment rate in the country jumped marginally by 48,000 in the quarter to December and now stands at 2.67 million, a jobless rate of 8.4% which ... UK – Part-time workers increase as unemployment climbs
The UK is crowned number one in the latest European Executive Recruitment Consulting Industry Barometer. The Barometer assesses recruiters’ estimation of short-term trends in the executive sector ... Europe – UK ranked number one in executive recruitment barometer
of the information used to blacklist workers "could only be supplied by the police or the security services". The Information Commissioner’s Office is the UK’s independent authority set up to uphold ... UK – Security services implicated in agency worker blacklisting trial
Today Manpower said that the UK market was improving and highlighted that employer confidence is particularly strong in London. This comes despite a wave of redundancies in the financial sector ... UK – London Olympic Games boost job market
a rise in UK unemployment in the short term. Unemployment in the UK is currently 8.3% or 2.65 million.
But a Department for Work and Pensions spokesman was more positive and said that "The Government ... UK – Temporary billings decline as job market frustration continues
Management businesses. Including acquisitions, consolidated revenues increased by +58% from a year ago.
The UK public sector business has seen organic revenue growth through new customer wins. The firm also ... UK – Idox H1 results “substantially ahead”
a reporter posed as an IT contractor and was promised that the tax bill on his £280,000 salary could be cut from £127,000 to just £3,500.
Many UK staffing firms are believed to have allowed contractors ... UK – Contractor tax avoidance scheme comes under the spotlight
from contract recruitment rose +94%, offsetting a -2% decline seen in the UK.
Gross profit from permanent recruitment was up +2% to £25.6 million with average permanent placement fees growing ... UK – SThree drives gross profit in Q3
According to the report, professional vacancies in both the permanent and temporary sectors fell in August. But despite a widespread slowdown in the permanent market, the UK’s temporary recruitment sector ... UK – REC & KPMG see temporary jobs on the rise