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Covid-19 and the latest job trends: week ending Sep 13th

Your weekly update

14 September 2020

Listings

Growing categories this week included:

  • Wait staff +89%
  • Supervisors & forepersons +59%
  • Caregiving +41%
  • Management +22%
  • Electrical +36%

The subcategories with the most listings were:

  • Building & carpentry
  • Drivers & couriers
  • Retail assistants
  • Management
  • Machine operators

 

Applications

Last week, growing categories included:

  • Kitchen staff +29%
  • Management +23%.
  • Customer facing +22%
  • Caregiving +20%.
  • Administration +12%.

The sub-categories with the most applications:

  • Retail assistants
  • Drivers & couriers
  • Caregiving
  • Administration
  • Chefs

 

Regional data

Auckland

Listings:

The sub-categories with the most new listings were:

  • Management
  • Drivers & couriers
  • Retail assistants
  • Building & carpentry
  • Labouring

Applications:

The sub-categories with the greatest increases in applications were:

  • Machine operation
  • Kitchen staff
  • Caregiving
  • Administration
  • Building & carpentry

Wellington

Listings:

The sub-categories with the most new listings were:

  • Building & carpentry
  • Drivers & couriers
  • Labourers
  • Management
  • Administration

Applications:

The sub-categories with the greatest increases in applications were:

  • Electrical
  • Early childhood
  • Administration
  • Sales reps
  • Call centre

Canterbury

Listings:

The sub-categories with the most new listings were:

  • Building & carpentry
  • Machine operators
  • Warehouse & distribution
  • Early childhood
  • Labouring

Applications:

The sub-categories with the greatest increases in applications were:

  • Kitchen staff
  • Caregiving
  • Management
  • Warehouse & distribution
  • Retail assistants

Bay of Plenty

Listings:

The sub-categories with the most new listings were:

  • Building & carpentry
  • Retail assistants
  • Drivers & couriers
  • Administration
  • Management

Applications:

The sub-categories with the greatest increases in applications were:

  • Reception & front desk
  • Housekeeping
  • Chefs
  • Retail assistants
  • Management

Waikato

Listings:

The sub-categories with the most new listings were:

  • Drivers & couriers
  • Machine operators
  • Building & carpentry
  • Chefs
  • Retail assistants

Applications:

The sub-categories with the greatest increases in applications were:

  • Bar staff & baristas
  • Customer-facing
  • Reception & front desk
  • Caregiving
  • Retail assistants

*All data is from the 7 days to Sunday, 13th September 2020