CNBC interviews Chris Hickey, CEO - UK, Middle East & Africa

CNBC interview for Jobs Index

Chris Hickey CEO - UK, Middle East & Africa joins CNBC's Investing Edge to discuss the skills shortage facing the City of London, as revealed in the June 2015 Robert Walters City Job Index.

The Index compares vacancy levels in the City with the number of job seeking professionals to provide an up-to-date benchmark of hiring confidence, using figures from the Robert Walters database.


Key findings include:

  • 1.6 vacancies for every job seeking professional in the City
  • A 25% increase in candidates since June 2014
  • Employers continnue to favour permanent roles (up 7%) over contact (down 10%)

For further information about the Robert Walters City Job Index please contact:

 Alan O'Doherty

+0207 509 8839

alan.odoherty@robertwalters.com

Chris Hickey discusses the Robert Walters City Job Index figures on CNBC - February 2015

Chris Hickey CEO - UK, Middle East & Africa joins CNBC's Investing Edge to discuss the skills shortage facing the City of London, as revealed in the February 2015 Robert Walters City Job Index.

The Index compares vacancy levels in the City with the number of job seeking professionals to provide an up-to-date benchmark of hiring confidence, using figures from the Robert Walters database.

Key findings include:

  • 1.7 vacancies for every job seeking professional in the City
  • A 12% increase in vacancies since February 2014
  • Particularly acute talent shortages in compliance (2.5 jobs per candidate) and risk (1.4 jobs per candidate).

For further information about the Robert Walters City Job Index please contact:

Alan O'Doherty

+0207 509 8839

alan.odoherty@robertwalters.com

 

Alternatively find out how much you're worth with the Global Robert Walters Salary Survey 2016.

 

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