An insight into the UK's
Recruitment Margins

'Benchmark your pricing strategy against the UK market’ instead of 'Achieving a good gross margin is the difference between making or losing money.
Powered by Simplicity, this unique Recruitment Margin Index provides an insight into margins achieved across sectors and regions. It charts past trends, highlighting which sectors are in growth.

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Margin Index for the current quarter

To find out how your business performance compares and plan for growth, select the period you want to review or click on the graph for each industry sector.

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Accountancy

23.89%
- 0.99%

Commercial

22.46%
- 1.97%

Construction

14.32%
0.39%

Driving

19.84%
0.45%

Education

29.06%
- 0.18%

Engineering

18.66%
1.05%

Financial

12.4%
0.28%

General

22.38%
1.56%

Healthcare

28.07%
- 1.07%

Hospitality

22.15%
3.47%

Industrial

21.89%
0.1%

IT

18.77%
0.7%

Oil and Gas

22.56%
- 0.46%

Sales

31.98%
4.7%

Care

28.07%
- 1.07%

Food

22.42%
3.67%

Rail

21.99%
3.99%

White Collar Construction

14.67%
- 0.13%

Estate Agencies

26.86%
1.01%

Medical

16.67%
0%

Aerospace

17.34%
1.26%