UK jobs machine ‘continues to deliver’ despite uncertainty.

November 12, 2019 8:31 pm Published by

Public sector pay and hiring intentions improve. While the most recent figures from the REC suggest that employment decisions are still being held back by uncertain, data from the CIPD suggests Brexit uncertainty has yet to take its toll on employers’ hiring expectations. Figures from the organisation’s Labour Market Outlook says both public and private sector employers are expecting to increase staff numbers in the final quarter of 2019. According to the organisation there has been a surge of confidence among public sector employers on increasing both pay and staff numbers in the next quarter. Although still positive, private sector pay award expectations have decreased, narrowing the gap between the public and private sector. Overall, employer confidence remains robust with... View Article