International Labour Market Update for February 2024 released
Labour markets remained tight in the second half of 2023 and global shortages were high in the care, transport, retail, manufacturing, construction, and information and communications technology sectors. Read more.
Labour Market Update for February 2024 is out now
Labour market conditions eased over the December quarter 2023, with an ongoing shift away from full-time employment towards part-time jobs growth. Read more.
‘Skill shortage’ myth-busting
The December 2023 quarter spotlight piece covers some skill shortage facts and the term ‘skill shortage’.
Small Area Labour Markets: September quarter 2023 data now available
The September quarter 2023 Small Area Labour Markets (SALM) estimates for unemployment at the SA2 and LGA levels are now available.
Recruitment Insights Report January 2024 data out now
The Recruitment Experiences and Outlook Survey (REOS) Recruitment Insights Report for January 2024 was released today.
Now open for comment: Food Supply Chain Capacity Study draft Terms of Reference
Jobs and Skills Australia is undertaking a capacity study on the workforce needs of Australia’s food supply chain.
Gender in the workforce explored in labour market panel
Read more and watch the panel discussion video.
Online job advertisements decrease in January 2024
The period of record growth in job advertisements following the COVID-19 pandemic may be ending.
Jobs and Skills Australia Commissioner announced
Professor Barney Glover AO has been announced as the Commissioner of Jobs and Skills Australia (JSA).
A job where every day is different
On the UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science and Technology, we celebrate digital team member Sally Soei.
Recruitment eases across all states and territories over the year
Employers in all states and territories were less likely to be recruiting in the last quarter of 2023 compared with a year ago.
2023 IVI index points to resilience of the job market
Following a robust recovery after COVID-19, the consistent demand for jobs was the hallmark of 2023. Read the year in review for an updated analysis.
January 2024 Australian Labour Market for Migrants report released
The January 2024 Australian Labour Market for Migrants report is out now.
Recruitment Insights Report December 2023 out now
The December 2023 data from the Recruitment and Experiences Outlook Survey has been released.