A position is considered "vacant" if it meets all three of the following conditions: a specific position exists; work could start within 30 days; and the employer is actively seeking employees from outside the organization to fill the position. Data is based on a three month moving average.
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PUBLISHED - Aug 30, 2017
In May 2017, the number of job vacancies in Alberta increased by 6.6% from the same month in 2016 to 28,900 vacancies. Over the same time frame, Canadian vacancies increased by 22.1% to 265,700, led by strength in Ontario (+49.5%).