March 27, 2019
This year 326 employers completed the survey, an increase of almost 50 employers from the previous year.
The good news for Hamilton job seekers is that the economy continues to grow and the unemployment rate is low. For employers this is a challenging time, with 65% of employers sharing that they had a position that was hard-to-fill.
Employers are planning to hire in the upcoming year but they also face increasing recruitment challenges.
We are collecting data to better understand who is looking for work and what kind of opportunities jobseekers are searching for. This data is completely anonymous and non-personally identifiable.