Activity for Procurement Professionals – 2018

Activity for Procurement Professionals – 2018

2018 saw a significant increase in activity for Procurement Professionals, where the industry that witnessed the biggest change was Consumer Goods & Services. Q2 2018 in particular constituted a peak point for the year, with vacancies up over 50% on the same...
PLC Fact Sheet- State of the PLC’s

PLC Fact Sheet- State of the PLC’s

When analysing the state of the recruitment industry, spotlighting the performance of the PLC’s can be a useful indicator as to the wider health of the sector. With this, we reviewed the recruiters that appear on the London Stock Exchange, comparing their most recent...
Professional vacancies for Charities 2017 v 2018

Professional vacancies for Charities 2017 v 2018

With vacancies up 22% year on year, the third sector was one of the fastest growing in the UK in 2018. Various factors have contributed including: Charities / NGOs looking to professionalise their operations and with that, hire more full time professionals on staff...
Job flow in Investment Banking is slowing down

Job flow in Investment Banking is slowing down

As the UK approaches Brexit day, so job flow in Investment Banking is slowing down. Vacancies in the sector are now visibly in decline which should cause concern for anyone with an interest in the sector. Indeed, front and middle office roles are now down over 40%...
US companies invest into UK tech talent

US companies invest into UK tech talent

Since the 2016 referendum one area where the UK has remained at the forefront is IT / Technology. Along with an excellent education system and business eco-system, the fact that English is lingua franca puts the city in prime position for IT / Technology. The UK is...
Surge of hiring for tax professionals ahead of the budget

Surge of hiring for tax professionals ahead of the budget

Hiring for tax professionals surged in the run up to the budget, with August especially recording a 12 month peak in activity. Interestingly the regionalisation of tax roles has continued, with increasing numbers of positions being based outside the capital. ...