Robert Half calculations are based on job postings provided by Textkernel.
*The ranking of roles is based on proprietary analysis of more than 8 million positions posted on more than 1,000 independent job boards and company websites, specialized unemployment rates from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and placement data from Robert Half.
**Current Population Statistics, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, April 7, 2023. Percentages reflect unemployment rates for select positions that were near or below the national unemployment rate at the end of the first-quarter 2023.
The Employment Situation — October 2023, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Nov. 3, 2023
Job Openings and Labor Turnover — September 2023, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Nov. 1, 2023
Online surveys were developed by Robert Half and conducted by independent research firms. Respondents included executives, senior managers and employees from small (20-249 employees), medium (250-499 employees) and large (500+ employees) businesses in private, publicly listed and public sector organizations across the United States.