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European Online Recruitment Activity Grows by 21 Percent Annually
(November 10, 2010)
European Online Recruitment Activity Grows by 21 Percent Annually, Reports Monster Employment Index
October 2010 Index Highlights:
"We continue to see manufacturing and related sectors among the top trending industries in recruitment activity. Additionally, demand for workers in a number of professional services, including science and technology, is returning, suggesting that business investment is on the rise."
Longer term online recruitment trends across Europe improved this month, with the annual growth rate for the European Index accelerating from 21 percent in September to 23 percent in October. Both production and transport-related industries reported monthly gains; these were not attached to seasonal patterns, but instead suggest continued improvement in underlying demand drivers. Both sectors saw acceleration in long-term growth rates.
The professional service segment continues to chart general improvements in demand, however banking, finance, insurance; and accounting, audit, taxes are exhibiting more reserved growth trends, at seven and six percent respectively.
Monster Employment Index Europe results for the past 13 months are as follows:
"The October findings from the Monster Employment Index Europe show a steady pace of labour market improvement," commented Andrea Bertone, head of Monster Europe. "We continue to see manufacturing and related sectors among the top trending industries in recruitment activity. Additionally, demand for workers in a number of professional services, including science and technology, is returning, suggesting that business investment is on the rise."
The Monster Employment Index Europe is a monthly analysis of millions of online job opportunities culled from a large, representative selection of corporate career sites and job boards across Europe, including Monster.
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