Vacancies;SIC 2008;private sector


Unfilled, new and filled vacancies in the private sector Selections: Standard Industrial Classification of all Economic Activities 2008 (SIC 2008), size of enterprises, periods.
The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private sector at the end of each quarter.

Data available since 1997, quarter 1.

Status of the figures:
All figures in this table are final.

Changes as of 15 May 2020:
New figures of first quarter of 2020 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
New figures of the second quarter of 2020 will be published August 2020.

Vacancies;SIC 2008;private sector

SIC 2008 Periods Unfilled vacancies (x 1 000) New vacancies (x 1 000) Filled vacancies (x 1 000)
A-U All economic activities 2019 1st quarter 258.8 297 274
A-U All economic activities 2019 2nd quarter 269.4 298 287
A-U All economic activities 2019 3rd quarter 263.2 288 294
A-U All economic activities 2019 4th quarter 256.8 270 277
A-U All economic activities 2019 yearly average/yearly total 259.3 1,153 1,132
A-U All economic activities 2020 1st quarter 198.9 243 300
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2019 1st quarter 2.8 4 3
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2019 2nd quarter 3.0 4 4
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2019 3rd quarter 2.6 3 4
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2019 4th quarter 2.4 2 3
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2019 yearly average/yearly total 2.7 14 13
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2020 1st quarter 2.2 3 3
B Mining and quarrying 2019 1st quarter 0.2 0 0
B Mining and quarrying 2019 2nd quarter 0.4 0 0
B Mining and quarrying 2019 3rd quarter 0.3 0 0
B Mining and quarrying 2019 4th quarter 0.2 0 0
B Mining and quarrying 2019 yearly average/yearly total 0.3 1 1
B Mining and quarrying 2020 1st quarter 0.2 0 0
C Manufacturing 2019 1st quarter 23.6 24 22
C Manufacturing 2019 2nd quarter 24.5 24 23
C Manufacturing 2019 3rd quarter 23.0 21 22
C Manufacturing 2019 4th quarter 22.6 21 22
C Manufacturing 2019 yearly average/yearly total 23.3 89 88
C Manufacturing 2020 1st quarter 18.7 19 23
D Energy supply 2019 1st quarter 0.9 1 1
D Energy supply 2019 2nd quarter 0.9 1 1
D Energy supply 2019 3rd quarter 1.0 1 1
D Energy supply 2019 4th quarter 1.2 1 1
D Energy supply 2019 yearly average/yearly total 0.9 3 3
D Energy supply 2020 1st quarter 1.2 1 1
E Water supply and waste management 2019 1st quarter 0.9 1 1
E Water supply and waste management 2019 2nd quarter 0.9 1 1
E Water supply and waste management 2019 3rd quarter 1.1 1 1
E Water supply and waste management 2019 4th quarter 1.2 1 1
E Water supply and waste management 2019 yearly average/yearly total 1.0 4 4
E Water supply and waste management 2020 1st quarter 0.8 1 1
F Construction 2019 1st quarter 18.9 16 14
F Construction 2019 2nd quarter 18.8 13 13
F Construction 2019 3rd quarter 18.0 11 12
F Construction 2019 4th quarter 16.8 10 11
F Construction 2019 yearly average/yearly total 18.1 49 49
F Construction 2020 1st quarter 13.9 11 13
G Wholesale and retail trade 2019 1st quarter 55.0 75 70
G Wholesale and retail trade 2019 2nd quarter 57.7 78 75
G Wholesale and retail trade 2019 3rd quarter 58.3 79 78
G Wholesale and retail trade 2019 4th quarter 56.3 73 76
G Wholesale and retail trade 2019 yearly average/yearly total 56.1 305 299
G Wholesale and retail trade 2020 1st quarter 41.5 62 77
H Transportation and storage 2019 1st quarter 13.7 13 13
H Transportation and storage 2019 2nd quarter 13.5 13 14
H Transportation and storage 2019 3rd quarter 12.4 13 14
H Transportation and storage 2019 4th quarter 12.2 12 12
H Transportation and storage 2019 yearly average/yearly total 13.1 52 53
H Transportation and storage 2020 1st quarter 8.3 12 16
I Accommodation and food serving 2019 1st quarter 22.9 30 25
I Accommodation and food serving 2019 2nd quarter 25.9 32 29
I Accommodation and food serving 2019 3rd quarter 23.1 29 32
I Accommodation and food serving 2019 4th quarter 20.5 24 26
I Accommodation and food serving 2019 yearly average/yearly total 22.9 114 113
I Accommodation and food serving 2020 1st quarter 9.9 16 27
J Information and communication 2019 1st quarter 18.7 17 15
J Information and communication 2019 2nd quarter 18.3 15 15
J Information and communication 2019 3rd quarter 18.6 16 16
J Information and communication 2019 4th quarter 18.2 16 16
J Information and communication 2019 yearly average/yearly total 18.3 63 61
J Information and communication 2020 1st quarter 15.0 14 18
K Financial institutions 2019 1st quarter 9.0 8 8
K Financial institutions 2019 2nd quarter 8.8 7 7
K Financial institutions 2019 3rd quarter 8.4 8 8
K Financial institutions 2019 4th quarter 8.7 9 9
K Financial institutions 2019 yearly average/yearly total 8.8 31 32
K Financial institutions 2020 1st quarter 7.0 7 8
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2019 1st quarter 2.1 3 2
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2019 2nd quarter 2.1 2 2
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2019 3rd quarter 2.5 3 2
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2019 4th quarter 2.3 2 2
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2019 yearly average/yearly total 2.2 10 9
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2020 1st quarter 1.5 2 2
M Other specialised business services 2019 1st quarter 26.7 26 23
M Other specialised business services 2019 2nd quarter 27.9 25 23
M Other specialised business services 2019 3rd quarter 27.0 25 25
M Other specialised business services 2019 4th quarter 26.3 23 24
M Other specialised business services 2019 yearly average/yearly total 26.7 98 96
M Other specialised business services 2020 1st quarter 21.6 21 26
N Renting and other business support 2019 1st quarter 18.2 25 24
N Renting and other business support 2019 2nd quarter 20.1 25 23
N Renting and other business support 2019 3rd quarter 20.7 26 25
N Renting and other business support 2019 4th quarter 20.4 22 22
N Renting and other business support 2019 yearly average/yearly total 19.4 97 94
N Renting and other business support 2020 1st quarter 15.5 24 28
O Public administration and services 2019 1st quarter 0.7 1 1
O Public administration and services 2019 2nd quarter 0.7 1 1
O Public administration and services 2019 3rd quarter 0.8 1 1
O Public administration and services 2019 4th quarter 0.8 1 1
O Public administration and services 2019 yearly average/yearly total 0.7 3 2
O Public administration and services 2020 1st quarter 0.6 1 1
P Education 2019 1st quarter 2.2 3 3
P Education 2019 2nd quarter 2.1 3 3
P Education 2019 3rd quarter 2.2 3 3
P Education 2019 4th quarter 2.1 3 3
P Education 2019 yearly average/yearly total 2.1 12 11
P Education 2020 1st quarter 1.3 2 3
Q Health and social work activities 2019 1st quarter 34.2 40 38
Q Health and social work activities 2019 2nd quarter 36.0 42 40
Q Health and social work activities 2019 3rd quarter 34.7 39 40
Q Health and social work activities 2019 4th quarter 36.1 40 38
Q Health and social work activities 2019 yearly average/yearly total 34.7 161 157
Q Health and social work activities 2020 1st quarter 34.0 38 40
R Culture, sports and recreation 2019 1st quarter 4.2 7 5
R Culture, sports and recreation 2019 2nd quarter 3.9 6 6
R Culture, sports and recreation 2019 3rd quarter 4.1 5 5
R Culture, sports and recreation 2019 4th quarter 4.0 5 6
R Culture, sports and recreation 2019 yearly average/yearly total 3.9 23 22
R Culture, sports and recreation 2020 1st quarter 2.9 4 5
S Other service activities 2019 1st quarter 3.8 5 6
S Other service activities 2019 2nd quarter 4.0 6 6
S Other service activities 2019 3rd quarter 4.3 6 6
S Other service activities 2019 4th quarter 4.4 6 6
S Other service activities 2019 yearly average/yearly total 4.1 24 24
S Other service activities 2020 1st quarter 2.6 4 6
Source: CBS
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