The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG Report on Jobs – published today – provides the most comprehensive guide to the UK labour market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies.
Slower rise in permanent placements…
June data signalled a further increase in permanent staff placements. Although remaining stronger than the survey’s long-run average, the rate of expansion eased to the slowest in 25 months.
…while temp billings growth also eases
The rate of growth in temporary/contract staff billings moderated to an eight-month low in June, although remained marked overall.