May 2020 : Recruitment Update

Over the past couple of months we have been working with our clients, local businesses and candidates to understand how, in light of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Oxfordshire recruitment market is changing, and how companies plan to continue hiring over the next few months.

Take a look at our infographic now
Our main findings suggest that:
– Although there is an influx of candidates looking for contract positions at the moment, the number of candidates seeking permanent positions is also particularly high against annual trends.
– Support increases for virtual hiring practices, with 64% of companies saying that would hire a candidate they had only met virtually, and nearly 90% of candidates would accept a new position.

Take a look at our infographic now, or contact us now to discuss our full findings.