September 11, 2018 1:03 pm

London employers see ‘respectable’ hiring climate for end of 2018: survey

Nearly 15 per cent of employers in London are expected to hire in the final quarter of 2018.

(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

There’s good news for anyone hunting for a job this fall in London

The latest survey done by ManpowerGroup predicts a respectable hiring climate for the fourth quarter of 2018.

Data collected from area employers shows that 13 per cent plan to hire between October and December, said Tara Benson of Manpower’s London office.

READ MORE: Nearly 30 percent of London area employers plan to add jobs in second quarter: survey

Three per cent are expecting cutbacks, while 80 per cent said they plan to maintain their staffing levels, Benson said.

As for the remaining four per cent, Benson said they were unsure of their hiring intentions.

According to Benson the figures show a steady hiring pace for the upcoming months.

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