About the Total Workforce Index™

In 2013 ManpowerGroup Solutions launched the Contingent Workforce Index. This annual index was developed to provide an in-depth review of the global contingent labor market. Initially focused exclusively on...

Introduction to 2018 Total Workforce Index™

from Becky Frankiewicz... Today’s business environment is as complex as it is unpredictable. Technological disruption opens new opportunities for businesses to grow and create value, provided they transform and have the...

Philippines – 2018 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Growing demand for technical and professional services candidates is driving core workforce development from low-skilled talent to more highly skilled talent to meet the needs of the current labor...

United Arab Emirates – 2018 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Officials in the United Arab Emirates anticipate that 40% of jobs present in the workplace today will disappear in the next 10 years. With this in mind, plans to...

Estonia – 2018 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Estonia has invested in the attraction of more technical skills to this market. Recent legislation is designed to offset the cost and complications associated with the recruitment of foreign...

Ireland – 2018 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

It is expected that some employers based in the United Kingdom are likely to move part of their business to Ireland to maintain a presence in Europe, however, there...

Canada – 2018 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

The Professional, scientific and technical services sector is one of the fastest growing in Canada, seeing the largest rate of growth since 2008. Programs designed to allow high-growth firms...

United Kingdom – 2018 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Unemployment levels are at their lowest rate since 1975 presently in the United Kingdom. Despite growing uncertainty wages have remained consistent. While some employers have shifted their local workforce...

United States – 2018 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Employers are evaluating and modifying existing hiring policies and recruitment process in response to both national and local legislative changes across the nation. While some regulations impact wages or...

Singapore – 2018 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Singapore leads the Asia Pacific with similar workforce potential to Australia. Increased levels of language proficiency and the quality of the labor along with a very favorable regulatory environment...