Job postings for data scientists have surged in recent years. Search activity has also jumped, though to a lesser degree. Will Australian businesses struggle to fill data jobs?

November AU Labour Force Survey: Australia’s Underemployment Problem


A somewhat mixed labour force report to end the year, with participation reaching a new record high but no improvement in underemployment or the underutilisation rate.

Australian Low Wage Growth: Was It Inevitable?


Even though the labour market is now getting better, wages aren’t rising as much as in past periods of improvement.

October AU Labour Force Survey: Full-time Employment Leads the Charge


Another strong month for the Australian labour market, particularly among full-time opportunities. Wage growth also took a step in the right direction

September AU Labour Force Survey: Another Step Forward


Recent positive trends continued in September, with the unemployment rate easing further and the improvement driven by full-time opportunities.

August AU Labour Force Survey: A Big Improvement


In August, the Australian unemployment rate dropped to its lowest level in almost six-years but it was the improvement in the broader measures of unemployment that stole the show.

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