Tag: employment

Hours Worked by Region

Chart of the Week: Week 7, 2016: Hours Worked by Region

According to today's labour market report from the ONS, total hours worked in the UK reached a new peak in the final quarter of 2015.

/ February 17, 2016
Employment and Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 24, 2015: Employment and Earnings

After peaking at a new record level in March, total employment levels fell very slightly in April (but the trajectory remains promising), while real earnings have recovered somewhat in the last year.

/ June 17, 2015
Full Employment

Chart of the Week: Week 3, 2015: Full Employment

David Cameron set out his aims for "full employment" this week, defining it as having a higher employment rate than other developed economies.

/ January 21, 2015
Employment and Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 29, 2014: Employment and Earnings

While the total level of employment in the UK continues to break records, real average wages are still declining steadily.

/ July 16, 2014