In April 2017, the DF Job index increases by 9.6% to 369.25 points as compared to March 2017. This represent a creation of new jobs posted on the job marketplace by Kenyan employers.
The transport and storage sector leads in job creation, with the job index surging by 23.97%. This result goes hand in hand with a report done by the Kenya National Bureau of statistics that registered a 7.9% growth of the transport and storage sector. According , the improvement in this sector may be attributed to the improvement of road, air and port infrastructure by the government. The professional services sector comes in second in job creation in April, with a job index up by 46.23%.
Below are the Key highlights for the Kenyan Job Market in April 2017. The market insights are provided by Data Fintech, based on data collected from the online marketplace BrighterMonday over a period of 5 years (January 2012 to April 2017.)
This content is a snapshot extracted from BrighterMonday DF Job Market Report, provided by Data Fintech.