There was more positive news regarding employment in the 3 months up to November, with unemployment falling and employment rising! There was a drop of 82,000 unemployed people which now sets the unemployment level at 2.51 million. This is a 0.2% drop in unemployment which now sits at 7.8%. This falls hand in hand with the number of people claiming job seekers allowance, which is currently around 1.58 million after seeing a 3,000 drop during the same period.
29.6 million people are now said to be in work in the UK which sets the employment rate at 71.2%. This positive news mirrors the picture at Intro Personnel as we are still very busy as the festive period edges closer! For more information on the jobs that we are currently recruiting for visit our job board at https://www.intropersonnel.co.uk/jobs/