Vol. 19 No. 4 [06.03.2015]
2014 SURVEY OF HOT JOBS
(IN LARGE ENTERPRISES IN METRO MANILA)
Job vacancies in 2014 registered an average of 87,850 per quarter
- Large enterprises in Metro Manila reported a quarterly average of 87,850 job openings in various types of occupations and skills in 2014.
- Job openings totaled 84,275 during the first quarter of the year. The figure contracted in the second quarter at 76,122 then rose to 92,441 in the third quarter. It further swelled to 98,563 in the fourth quarter in anticipation of the holiday sales. This figure was the highest recorded during the year.
- A number of job vacancies have remained unfilled during the quarter which were eventually carried over to the succeeding quarters, particularly those which are considered hard to fill.