Report on Jobs

Report on Jobs is a monthly publication produced by IHS Markit on behalf of the Recruitment & Employment Confederation and KPMG. The report features original survey data which provides a comprehensive monthly picture of permanent and temporary recruitment, vacancies and earnings in all regions and sectors of the UK labour market. Please see this months key findings below: 


February's Report on Jobs shows Improved market confidence leads to strongest rise in permanent placements for over a year.


 Key findings 


  • Permanent staff appointments increase modestly...
  • ...but temp billings fall for first time since April 2013
  • Permanent staff vacancies rise at quickest pace since last March


Click here to view the latest REC press release and a snippet of the stats included.


IHS Markit offer REC members a reduced annual subscription of £450 (compared to £750 for non-members). To subscribe please contact IHS Markit via or call 01491 461000. Alternatively, by joining the Report on Jobs panel and completing the short survey each month REC members can receive the report for free. Visit the IHS Markit website to sign up.

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