State of Creative Hiring in Canada

By December 10, 2018 at 6:59am

STATE OF CREATIVE HIRING – CANADA

First Half of 2019

COMPANIES’ HIRING PLANS FOR FULL-TIME CREATIVE EMPLOYEES

37% Maintaining
Only filling vacated positions

 

61% expanding
Adding new positions

 

1% Reducing
Eliminating positions

 

1% Freezing
Not filling vacated positions nor creating new ones

48% of companies plan to increase the number of freelancers on staff.

TOP AREAS FOR HIRING*

1. Web and mobile development
2. Web production
3. Creative development
4. User experience
5. Social media
6. Digital marketing
7. Visual design
8. User research
9. User interface and interaction design
10. Marketing strategy

Source: The Creative Group survey of more than 200 advertising and marketing hiring decision makers in Canada

*Multiple responses were permitted. Top responses are shown.

© 2018 The Creative Group. A Robert Half Company.

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