Quarterly PAYstats pay and labour market statistics January 2018

Quarterly PAYstats pay and labour market statistics January 2018January's PAYstats is a quarterly edition containing a summary of what's happening in terms of inflation, employment, earnings and pay settlements, alongside the usual pay and labour statistics.

Latest pay and labour statistics:

  • The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) 12-month rate was 3.0 per cent in December 2017, down from 3.1 per cent in November 2017;
  • The employment rate (the proportion of people aged from 16 to 64 who were in work) was 75.3 per cent, higher than for a year earlier (74.5 per cent) and the joint highest since comparable records began in 1971; and,
  • Total average earnings increased by 2.3 per cent including bonuses and increased by 2.4 per cent excluding bonuses in the 12 months up to November 2017.

As well as a useful reference guide covering all the current rates for:

  • Living Wage
  • Statutory, Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Pay
  • Statutory Sick Pay
  • Statutory Redundancy Pay
  • Working Time
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