Tags: temporary roles

Top 10 highest-paying professional temporary roles

Contractors and freelancers have been given an insight into the hottest skills in the UK market, thanks to a league table of the 10 highest-paying professional temporary roles. The list is based on analysis by Parasol of the hourly assignment rates currently earned by its army of contractor employees. IT specialists dominate, with cloud, procurement…

General staffing jobs see boost, as advertised vacancies increase by 6%

The General Staffing sector saw a real boost in job numbers in February, says a new report from leading recruiter Adecco. The number of advertised permanent roles for General Staffing jobs in the UK (which typically include sectors such as retail and engineering) increased by 6% month-on-month, offering reassurance that January’s positive figures were not…

Glimmers of hope as UK jobs market shows signs of stabilising

The jobs market showed signs of stabilising in October despite difficult economic conditions, with a marked slowing in the decline of advertised job volumes compared to previous months. Advertised permanent roles, in particular, are showing signs of leveling out, signaling that despite economic uncertainty, businesses still have hiring needs. The IT sector is currently performing…

September a month of stabilisation for UK job markets.

The jobs market began to stabilise in September following the typical lull experienced during the summer months. While the number of new job vacancies continued to fall in September, the rate at which these vacancies are falling month on month has begun to slow across both permanent and temporary roles. The accountancy sector is bucking…

Recent economic turbulence set to drive  demand for temporary roles

According to the latest data from Adecco and mysalarychecker.com the recruitment market in the month of July remained somewhat stable, with temporary roles proving the best performers, With recent turbulence in the economy driving uncertainty among employers, the volume of temporary roles are likely to be maintained or grow as they provide the flexibility that…