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Construction and Engineering Market Update Q2 2016

Sarah Doyle / July 26, 2016

The Engineering and Construction Sector remains very favorable, with growth expected in all areas of the sector continuing into Q4 and beyond. Construction & Engineering Overview There was busy hiring activity in the Construction and Engineering sector in the first half of 2016, with the industry currently hiring at a rate of approximately 1000 jobs … Continued

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Insurance Market Update Q2 2016

Gavin Hayes / July 12, 2016

General Observations The Insurance Market as a whole has experienced a heightened degree of scrutiny in recent times due to spiralling premiums. Trading conditions in the Irish market remain difficult for the foreseeable future. Premiums continue to increase for Motor and Business which has led to a national debate and forced the government to take action. … Continued

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Information Technology Market Update Q2 2016

John Howe / July 12, 2016

  General Observations In our last market update in January we spoke about the technology market in Ireland seeing a steadily growing increase in the need for IT talent. Now that we are half way through the year, that trend hasn’t waned and, in fact, the need for IT staff has only intensified. For many … Continued

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Accounting and Finance Market Update Q2 2016

Maria Fogarty / July 12, 2016

Overall the first half of 2016 has seen a consistent and steady flow of opportunities across accountancy and finance, covering both part and newly qualified accountants, through to senior finance positions requiring planning and management experience.   Industry Lincoln’s industry client base covers a wide range of sectors including; Technology & Software, Energy & Environment, … Continued

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Banking and Financial Services Market Update Q2 2016

Eoin Blake / July 12, 2016

The unthinkable has happened and Brexit has been voted in, what effect that will have on the market is up for debate but for the moment we will just have to wait and see. We have already witnessed some investment banks relocate part of their front office teams to Dublin and although more will likely … Continued

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Legal Market Update Q2 2016

John Macklin / July 12, 2016

As we neared the end of Q2 and the ever-closer Brexit vote the legal recruitment market began to slow down. Law firms are notoriously reactionary, and whenever there is uncertainty they like to take a ‘wait and see’ approach to recruitment decisions. Since the (surprise) Brexit result, the market has picked back up and we … Continued

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Human Resources Market Update Q2 2016

admin / July 12, 2016

In general, the Human Resources Market in the first six months of 2016 has been consistent with predictions made at the beginning of the year. The onset of Brexit has made it more challenging to forecast hiring trends for the remainder of the year, however, we are expecting continued requirements for experienced HR professionals in … Continued

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