Leading heads of Robert Half and Manpower have all suggested that their job figures and fill rates demonstrate that Australia appears to have weathered much of the global storm.
Manpower have shown tendency towards the services sector, finance, insurance, real estate, manufacturing, mining and construction industries with similar industry sectors being echoed by Robert Half.
Recent increases in WA, NT and South Australia have been driven by the increased confidence in the resources sector. Further movements have seen the “work from home” population continue to grow.
Unemployment was 5.3% at the start of the year and recent ABS (Australian Bureau of Statistics) has shown unemployment remain steady at 5.3% for September.