Local Economic Assessment

Warwickshire’s Quarterly Labour Market Bulletin released today….

Posted on 1st February 2017 by

The Economy and Skills Group at Warwickshire County Council have released the first Warwickshire Quarterly Labour Market report. The bulletin considers issues such as the latest employment and unemployment data, economic activity and inactivity rates and real-time demand in the labour market. It also contains a summary of the latest business news from Warwickshire and […]

Business Crime Analysis Brief

Posted on 14th November 2014 by

Business Crime is defined as “Any criminal offence that is committed against a person or property that is motivated by the connection of that person or property to a business.” Our team have produced a short brief focusing on business crime which is also one of the Warwickshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s priorities in the aligned Community […]

Warwickshire Observatory Summer Newsletter!

Posted on 5th September 2014 by

We have just published our latest newsletter which provides an overview of some of the projects we are working on and links to further details where they are available.   As always, we welcome feedback so please let us know what you think.  If you would like more regular updates just enter your email address […]

Latest Quarterly Economic Briefing for Warwickshire

Posted on 14th April 2014 by

Warwickshire County Council’s Economic Development Team and the Observatory have been working on the latest Quarterly Economic Briefing for April 2014.  The newsletter includes: Local News CSW Broadband Project Update Warwickshire’s Annual Business Survey Feeling the Pinch – Real Wage Trends Procurement Made Easy Budget 2014 Round Up Warwickshire Rural Growth Network Resilience Index Latest Economic […]

Unemployment at its lowest levels in Warwickshire since June 2008

Posted on 27th January 2014 by

The number of people claiming Job Seekers’ Allowance (JSA) in Warwickshire in December 2013 was 5,878; a rate of 1.7% of the resident working age population and 2.1% of the economically active population. Unemployment has fallen below pre-recession levels, the county now has similar numbers of JSA claimants as it did 5 and a half […]

Warwickshire’s Quarterly Economic Briefing – December (Christmas Edition) 2013

Posted on 19th December 2013 by

Warwickshire County Council’s Economic Development Team and the Observatory have produced a Quarterly Economic Briefing for December 2013.  The newsletter includes: Local News Autumn Statement 2013 Key Message from Warwickshire’s Quality of Life 2013/14 report Latest Economic Data Inter-generational unemployment The sub-region and the recession Cambridge Econometrics Forecasts Warwickshire Apprenticeships Update Contact Us To download […]