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The CIPD’s quarterly Labour Market Outlook in partnership with The Adecco Group survey report is one of the most authoritative employment indicators in the UK. The report is based on a survey of more than 2, 000 HR professionals and decision-makers. The sample is targeted to senior business leaders of senior officer level and above.

Labour Market Outlook: Autumn 2017

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The latest quarterly CIPD/The Adecco Group Labour Market Outlook survey finds only a quarter (24%) of employers in the private sector say they are under some or significant pressure to raise wages from the majority of their workforce, while almost four in ten private sector firms (38%) say they face no pressure at all to raise wages. 

This report looks at recruitment and redundancy outlook, job vacancies, pay outlook and wage pressures.

The Adecco Group is the world’s leading provider of workforce solutions, transforming the world of work through talent and technology. Each year, The Adecco Group provides over 1 million people around the world with career opportunities, guidance and insights. Through its global brands Adecco, Modis, Badenoch & Clark, Spring Professional, Lee Hecht Harrison and Pontoon, The Adecco Group offers total workforce solutions including temporary staffing, permanent placement, career transition, talent development, and outsourcing. The Adecco Group partners with employers, candidates, colleagues and governments, sharing its labour market expertise and insights to empower people, fuel economies, and enrich societies.

The Adecco Group is a Fortune Global 500 company, based in Zurich, Switzerland, with more than 33,000 FTE employees in 60 countries and territories around the world. The Adecco Group AG is registered in Switzerland (ISIN: CH0012138605) and listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ADEN).


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