Australia & New Zealand
"We will watch closely to see if this is the bottom of the downward trend, as we have seen signs of hiring activity stabilising in our data."
Data from SEEK has shown job advertising to have experienced a big bounce in January at 9.2 per cent, seasonally adjusted. This optimistic jump went a long way to restoring positivity, after the wobbly end to 2019. Indicative of this, the…
Candidates that possess a combination of strong technical skills and the ability to partner with the business are ‘hot property’ in today’s hiring market.
“Our strong culture and our focus on providing a consultative long term approach to customer solutions is having an impact."
"It is critical for companies to have competitive remuneration policies in place to optimise staff acquisition and retention."
“Rather than being widely experienced across the country, the softening is clearly being affected by a resumed fall in Canterbury."
"Although many companies are tackling the diversity problem, some approaches are more well-meaning, than effective."
“Hobart and Brisbane allow for a comfortable change of pace in comparison to the Sydney working lifestyle.”
The top emerging roles in Australia rely on AI or automation skills and include artificial intelligence specialists, cyber-security specialists, marketing automation specialists, robotics engineers, and site reliability engineers.