Stuart Gentle Publisher at Onrec 14 Aug 2019|Labour market and pay growth remain strong helped by supply of migrant workersOpinion
The CIPD has responded to the official labour market overview statistics for the period April – June 2019 from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
A relatively sharp increase in the number of non-UK citizens that have joined the UK workforce have helped meet strong labour demand over the past year. Non-UK born citizens accounted for 42 per cent of the overall increase in employment of 430,000 during the past year.
The sharp increase in employment levels has helped