Employment Trends in 2024: Demand for Skilled Talent | Robert Half
Roughly one out of three hiring managers say it’s very challenging to find the talent they need. Our Demand for Skilled Talent report presents exclusive employment trends research that can help you overcome hiring and business obstacles in an increasingly competitive market. Explore the latest data and gain insights into:
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For 75+ years, Robert Half has presented research on hiring, employment and job market trends to help companies find and retain skilled talent in finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support.

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Our mission: Bringing great companies and specialized talent together to build successful businesses and rewarding careers. Innovation and high ethical standards have taken us from a small operation in 1948 to the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions and business consulting firm with offices across the globe.
Over one million open positions from more than 8,000 independent job boards and company websites are represented in this report, including over 100,000 placements from Robert Half. Positions are categorized to over 450 job titles within Robert Half’s 2024 Salary Guide using a proprietary mapping methodology that employs state-of-the-art large language models. This dataset includes roles across finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, administrative and customer support, human resources, and healthcare support professions.