But stark differences remain across industries.
The trend in job postings was 13.1% lower than in 2019 as of November 13, essentially unchanged from last week.
The trend in job postings was 13.0% lower than in 2019 as of November 6, another week of improvement.
Job openings and quits remain stagnant, a bad sign for the recovery.
The US economy gained 638,000 jobs last month, and the unemployment rate is at 6.9%, down from 7.9% in September.