Q4 2016 Hiring Market — Creative and Marketing

By Robert Half February 1, 2017 at 9:06pm

Q4 2016 HIRING MARKET

CREATIVE AND MARKETING

Unemployment rates for many creative and marketing jobs are well below the national rate, making it challenging for companies to hire these professionals.

UNEMPLOYMENT RATES FOR CREATIVE AND MARKETING JOBS

Proofreaders: 0.6%

Public relations specialists: 1.5%

Marketing managers: 1.8%

Public relations managers: 2.4%

Designers: 3.5%

National unemployment rate: 4.7%

GOOD HELP IS HARD TO FIND

62% of executives say it is challenging to find skilled candidates for professional-level positions today.

READY TO HIRE? CALL THE CREATIVE GROUP AT 1-855-559-4972.

Sources: U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics; Robert Half survey of more than 2,200 CFOs in the United States

© 2017 The Creative Group. A Robert Half Company. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

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