Recruitment Market Updates

How has the Internal Audit & IT Audit hiring landscape been over the first half of 2019? With many big banks having over-hired in recent years, the past year has been slower in comparison with the highest volume of hires coming from within the smaller banking audit functions and Asset...

08/07/2019

How has the Human Resources hiring landscape been over the first half of 2019? The Human Resources recruitment market continues to fluctuate, with vacancies being consistently reviewed, changed and pulled. There is a general feeling that many organisations are unwilling to commit to hires during...

08/07/2019

How has the Financial Services Operations hiring landscape been over the first half of 2019? Hiring of Financial Services Operations professionals on a permanent basis has been slower throughout the first half of this year than was expected. The new year started very quietly but it looked like...

08/07/2019

How has the Compliance hiring landscape been over the first half of 2019? The hiring of permanent compliance professionals increased as the year progressed towards summer, overcoming a slow start to 2019 which was quieter than the same periods in recent years. Most of this hiring has come from the...

08/07/2019

How has the Accounting & Finance in Commerce & Industry hiring landscape been over the first half of 2019? The year started incredibly strongly for technical accounting, and whilst these were still popular in the second quarter - making up 22% of mandates across our permanent and temporary...

08/07/2019

How has the Accounting & Finance in Banking hiring landscape been over the first half of 2019? A number of external factors have played a key role so far this year, not least Brexit uncertainty and the impact of IR35 on longer term contract opportunities. Despite this, the flow of jobs for...

08/07/2019

What has the hiring landscape been like in the Thames Valley over the first half of 2019? The market has varied incredibly in the Thames Valley so far this year, with clients recruiting at both junior and senior levels in Human Resources and Accounting & Finance. The first half of 2019 has been...

08/07/2019

What has the hiring landscape been like in Sussex over the first half of 2019? The recruitment of finance professionals throughout Q2 has revealed how there is less of a demand for temporary resources to fill both qualified and non-qualified roles than seen in recent times. However, unlike some...

08/07/2019

What has the hiring landscape been like in Surrey over the first half of 2019? The Surrey recruitment market has been somewhat up and down over recent months. Hiring of Office Support professionals was steady at the beginning of 2019 , however it dropped off throughout March and April, with April...

08/07/2019

What has the hiring landscape been like in the South West over the first half of 2019? The Accountancy & Finance market across the South West has shown some signs of improvement in recent months compared to the start of 2019, but it remains inconsistent for both interim and permanent job...

08/07/2019