Labour market conditions in Victoria deteriorated following the reinstatement of economic lockdowns to curb the spread of COVID-19. However, the impact has varied considerably across sectors.
Participation remains at record levels, but labour market conditions have shifted down a gear in early 2018.
Australia’s healthcare sector is growing rapidly, creating thousands of opportunities for highly skilled job seekers. Can Australia find enough workers to meet the increasing demand for healthcare services?
Participation may be at record levels, but employment growth has taken a dip during the first quarter of 2018.
Despite uncertainty surrounding the country’s energy policy, green jobs continue to grow in Australia, tracking well ahead of other countries such as the United States and the United Kingdom.
Following migration reforms last year, the number of skilled migrants coming to Australia has declined sharply, creating the risk of skill shortages in a number of occupations.