Archive for the ‘Drop in construction workers’ category

Mass shortage of bricklayers and carpenters

24 January 2018 - Construction skills shortage, Construction wages, Drop in construction workers - admin - 1 Comment

  More than two-thirds of small and medium-sized construction firms are struggling to hire carpenters and bricklayers. The latest trade survey by the Federation of Master Builders reveals skills shortages at record highs. Other trades where firms are struggling to find people include plumbers and plasterers (46%) electricians (48%), plasterers (46%) and floorers (30%). FMB […]

UK faces massive shortage of construction workers

27 June 2013 - Constuction Jobs, Drop in construction workers - gregory nelson - Comments Off on UK faces massive shortage of construction workers

Well tell us something we don’t know construction output hit rock bottom in 2009 and the wages suffered by as much as 40% and people have left the trades to do something more valuable with their working lives I personally am a prime example of this earning nearly a £1000 a week to then having […]