The pandemic has increased public appreciation for essential workers, but they remain poorly paid.
Employment rate rises to new record high and pay remains on an upward trend despite political headwinds
Brexit uncertainty overshadows the outlook for next year, but other key developments to watch are low real wage growth and employers’ ability to draw underemployed demographic groups into work.
ONS data reveals few surprises as employment rate repeats last April’s record high and pay continues to grow despite growing uncertainty
As employers compete harder for new hires, they are turning to traditionally underemployed demographic groups
Employment ticks up to a record high despite a fall in the number of EU workers