Q2 2017 Hiring Market for Creative and Marketing Positions

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By Paul Love July 15, 2017 at 10:58pm

Q2 2017 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

Marketing managers: 0.9%

Public relations managers: 0.9%

Marketing specialists: 3.1%

Designers: 3.7%

National unemployment rate: 4.4%

MANAGERS HAVE A HARD TIME WITH HIRING

49% of small and midsize business owners said most hiring managers underestimate the complexity of the hiring process.

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Sources: U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics; Robert Half survey of more than 1,000 business owners and human resources managers in the United States at companies with 1 to 499 employees

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