Labour Market information
See below for the latest reports & figures.
Office for National Statistics
Labour Market Overview, click here
For a regional perspective, click here
Hertfordshire Opportunities Portal (HOP)
Information on sectors and Emerging Jobs report, click here
Specific industry information, click here
Future of Remote Working, click here
Workforce Trends (many available to view), click here
Interesting Covid bulletin reports from The Institute of Student Employers
Various reports available from Reflecting on the Future of Work to Young People Hit the Hardest, click here
The Impact of Covid-19 on Young People
A new report commissioned by HM Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire highlights the impact Covid-19 has had on young people over the past 12 months. The report also asks questions to all those who have a stake in young people’s welfare and education to see what more can be done to provide support and assistance. Click here
Jobs And Skills Needed In 2021 to 2022
What will a post-pandemic jobs market look like?
What skills might be needed?
There is no doubt that the jobs market of the future will be a very different market place to previous years. As we take stock and perhaps reassess our work/career priorities, we might well look outside the box and current comfort zone when researching future roles; the pandemic may well have changed the way we feel about potential careers, as well as live our lives.
See below for some interesting articles on what jobs might survive or be created once we return to a ‘new normal’.
New Jobs Emerging In 2021
From Fast Company: ‘With the acceleration of technology adoption, new business models, and increased demand for certain skills and roles within organizations, the pandemic has changed much about the way we work, but it has also changed the very jobs we’re doing. Read the attached article to find out more on trending jobs in 2021’
From The World Economic Forum, here’s a report on the skills you might need in a post-pandemic world
And from the largest on-line business networking site, LinkedIn, here’s a report exploring the job trends and skills now emerging as the global labour market begins to recover from the pandemic.
Links to specific labour market information including links to careers websites.
Information for Hertfordshire from the HOP Portal