the blue book
'the blue book 2013’
is Europe's largest survey of it's kind, covering employment attitudes and recruitment trends across the UK (London, Birmingham and Manchester) and abroad (Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam). Relating to the following industries:
Secretarial • IT • Legal • HR • Marketing Media • Design • Finance • Administration • Reception • Linguists • Insurance • Not for Profit • Property
The 2013 edition of the blue book employment survey is currently being printed and will be available soon.
If you would like a copy please email your consultant or firstname.lastname@example.org.The 2012 edition
‘the blue book’ in 2012 included data from surveys conducted with 708 employers and 975 candidates - highlighting the prime drivers for candidates moving jobs and the key employment benefits offered by organisations.
Findings from 'the blue book' 2012 include*:
- 68% of companies said sourcing ‘Quality Candidates’ still remained the biggest issue in the recruitment process.
- 71% employers are offering work placements/ internships.
- 40% of organisations increased in headcount in 2011 despite a tendency across the board to train internal staff in favour of recruiting.
- 28% candidates received a salary increase in 2011.
*Please note the survey data was collected over a 6 week period in Q1 of 2012.
More about 'the blue book'
‘the blue book’ contains salary data tables displaying high, low and market rates for salaries in numerous job categories. Subdivided into industry and geographic markets, each section contains commentary by experts in each of the Angela Mortimer group’s specialist recruitment companies.
The survey provides current salary details and commentary across the following regions:
- London & the South
- Bristol & the South West
- The Midlands
- Manchester & the North
If you would like more information about the blue book or to reserve a copy please contact us by phone or email your enquiry. RRP £300