Employment in Australia

"Last month Australia worked 1,651.9 million hours, up by 1.1% compared to the previous month" - Australia Bureau of Statistics report for April

  • The number of advertised jobs has been gently increasing since the start of the year.
  • n May we averaged 53,000 job adverts a week
  • The Northern Territory saw the largest percentage gain in job adverts over the past four weeks
  • Most jobs were in IT, Trades and Admin
  • NSW was a close second
  • South Australia was the slowest gainer
  • All States increased their job advertisements