Current Labor Indicators
- Total Unemployment: 7.3%
- College Educated Unemployment: 3.5%
- Total Job Loss/Gain: +169,000
- Temporary Penetration Rate: 1.9%
Special note: Due to the government shutdown, the Bureau of Labor Statistics monthly employment report has been delayed.
This month, Kforce released its Salary & Employment Guides which provide employers with insight into the IT and finance and accounting skills in demand for 2014, cities competing for professionals with these skills, as well as salaries for talent in these specialty areas.
Technology Skills in Demand
- Project management
Finance & Accounting Skills in Demand
- Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable
Today’s top professionals with the skills listed above have multiple opportunities to choose from, so it’s becoming increasingly important to shorten the hiring and recruiting process to secure these professionals.
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