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Wage growth slows while unemployment rate remains record low

Women taking part-time jobs accounts for the biggest proportion of new jobs in the last year, according to new figures. This has boosted the...

Strong growth in the demand for labour, says new study

There will be strong growth in the demand for labour in the second quarter of 2018, according to new research published today. The Labour Market...

Brighter news for British workers, as wages (slightly) increase

Britain’s employment rate has hit 75.4%, the highest since records began in 1971, as economists predict the end of the pay squeeze. According to official...

The labour market reaches ‘tipping point’ as cost of living crisis...

A cost of living crisis looms, warns economists, charities and unions, as new official figures reveal that earnings are falling as inflation rises. The...

The rise of the gig economy – captured in new research

Employers in the US are the number one users of the online gig economy but UK employers are fast catching up. That’s according to researchers...