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

26.9%
3.01%

Commercial

23.92%
1.46%

Construction

14.05%
- 0.27%

Driving

20.23%
0.39%

Education

29.82%
0.76%

Engineering

20.16%
1.5%

Financial

11.68%
- 0.72%

General

23.34%
0.96%

Healthcare

30.09%
2.02%

Hospitality

20.67%
- 1.48%

Industrial

20.91%
- 0.98%

IT

17.68%
- 1.09%

Oil and Gas

20.78%
- 1.78%

Sales

33.35%
1.37%

Care

30.09%
2.02%

Food

16.97%
- 5.45%

White Collar Construction

14.91%
0.24%

Estate Agencies

26.09%
- 0.77%

Medical

16.67%
0%

Aerospace

17.84%
0.5%