Vol. 17 No. 7 [04.17.2013]
2012 SURVEY OF HOT JOBS
(In Large Enterprises in Metro Manila)
Job vacancies in 2012 posted an
average of 85,000 per quarter
An average of 85,000 job openings in various types of occupations and skills were reported in 2012 in large enterprises in Metro-Manila. This was 13.3% higher than the quarterly average 75,000 reported in 2011 (See LABSTAT Updates, Vol. 17 No. 3, February 2013).
The volume of vacancies was reported highest in the first quarter of the year at around 97,000. The figure tapered off slightly to 89,000 in the second quarter and 74,000 in the third quarter and then rose again to 82,000 in the last quarter in anticipation of increase in sales during the holiday season.