The Indian construction industry experienced a 14% drop in new job postings in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Jones Lang LaSalle with 1,451 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of construction company job postings. GlobalData’s India Construction Market Analysis report provides a top-level overview and detailed market, category and company-specific insights on the India construction industry. Buy the report here.
Notably, Management Occupations jobs accounted for a 12% share of the Indian’s construction industry new job postings in Q1 2023, down by 16% over the prior quarter.
Management Occupations drive construction hiring activity
Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Management Occupations, which accounted for 12% of the total new job postings in Q1 2023 and were up by 52% year-on-year. Second highest were Computer and Mathematical Occupations, which accounted for 12% and drop by 14% year-on-year, and third highest were Architecture and Engineering Occupations, which were 3% of the new job postings and 11% higher year-on-year.
Top five companies in construction accounted for 35% of hiring activity
The highest number of jobs were posted by Jones Lang LaSalle with 1,451, followed by Honeywell International with 1,077, while the highest increase was at Eaton at 136%.
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