Labour market sees further fall in employment, but remains relatively resilient | Pertemps

 

The latest ONS data covers the period from December 2020 to February 2021. providing a snapshot of labour market activity during a period of renewed restrictions and lockdowns. 

The latest data shows a further decrease in employment, with young people aged 16-24 years old being hit hardest. And with the reintroduction of more restrictions, total hours worked decreased on the quarter.