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.

Most Recent Margin Summary

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

23.26%
0.61%

Commercial

24.03%
0.83%

Construction

14.01%
1.94%

Driving

18.93%
- 0.78%

Education

23.97%
0.78%

Engineering

22.07%
- 0.15%

Financial

28.43%
1.62%

General

22.62%
0.02%

Healthcare

27.83%
- 0.19%

Hospitality

20.41%
- 1.47%

Industrial

21.53%
0.64%

IT

18.62%
- 2.44%

Oil and Gas

21.12%
- 0.62%

Sales

27.15%
1.33%

Traffic Management

25.66%
0.02%

Care

27.83%
- 0.19%

Food

13.95%
- 1.86%

Architecture

20.52%
0.1%

HR

19.76%
- 3.36%

Estate Agencies

24.95%
0.53%

Medical

17.31%
0.39%

Aerospace

18.41%
- 0.83%