"More employers also seem to be trying to transfer their best temps into permanent roles as candidate shortages continue to bite across many sectors."
“Brexit uncertainty, the lack of clarity on what no deal means for EU citizens working here, coupled with a weak pound is making the UK less attractive to EU workers."
JobsOutlook is certainly showing how concerned employers are about skills shortages and recruiters are helping with this.
“We expect the labour market to remain in stalemate over the summer as the contest for a new Prime Minister kicks off."
“There are signs that the jobs market is gently weakening for permanent roles, despite ongoing issues of skills and candidate shortages."
“The more positive figures on hiring for temporary workers suggest that many businesses are turning to agency work to help them navigate the unpredictability they currently face."
"Our members continue to adapt and be flexible to help UK businesses find the right people to help them grow while there is a tight UK labour market."