Wakefield Factsheet

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Economy

  • Average weekly workplace earnings (£) 2015 460.3 (41/62)
  • Employment rate (%) 2014 71.5 (32/61)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2014 44,183.5 (48/61)

Skills and Training by Employer

  • Employers that have provided or funded training (%) 2015 64.37 (51/62)
  • Employers with staff that are not fully proficient (%) 2015 17.28 (23/62)
  • Employers with staff whose skills are not fully utilised (%) 2015 28.35 (41/62)

Skills and Training by Worker

  • Workers that have had training (%) 2015 52.84 (52/53)
  • Workers who are not fully proficient (%) 2015 5.13 (14/53)
  • Working age population with a qualification at NVQ4 or above (%) 2014 20.7 (62/62)
  • Working age population with no formal qualifications (%) 2014 10.7 (20/62)

Vacancies

  • Vacancies in high skilled occupations (%) 2015 16.04 (47/53)
  • Vacancies in low skilled occupations (%) 2015 54.19 (2/53)
  • Vacancies in medium skilled occupations (%) 2015 28.04 (44/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill (%) 2015 18.75 (47/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill due to skills shortage (%) 2015 10.73 (49/53)

Vacancies by Employer

  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies (%) 2015 8.39 (25/62)
  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies due to skills shortage (%) 2015 5.7 (30/62)