MBIE Jobs Online monthly report - September 2017

This month The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment today released its Jobs Online report for September 2017.

Overall there was a rise in job advertisements. Below is a summary of the key findings from the report. 

  • Healthcare and medical vacancies were up 1.0%
  • Vacancies increased in six out of eight occupation groups. The largest increases were for labourers (up 1.1%) and machinery drivers (up 0.9%)
  • Low skilled occupation vacancies were up 0.5%
  • Vacancies increased in seven out of ten regions over the month, with the biggest increase in Otago/Southland (up 1.3%)
  • Over the past year, online vacancies increased by 9.6%

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