Monster Employment Index
Sharp drop from 20% year-on-year in Oct to 13% and 8% YoY in Nov and Dec, respectively In terms of job roles, Software, Hardware and Telco talent lead with the highest demand
December saw Singapore exhibit the highest year-on-year growth in demand with 23%.
Sees a positive uptrend in November 2018, with 5% year-on-year growth since November 2017, as per the latest MEI.
Registers a 5% year-on-year decline in online hiring activity in November, according to the latest MEI.
Singapore, Malaysia and Philippines witness slow yet optimistic growth in IT online hiring this May.
Southeast Asian countries continue to create steady demand for IT and Tech professionals amidst cautious market sentiments.
Malaysia witnessed sluggish online recruitment across most of 2016, and this slow hiring intent is likely to roll over into 2017.
There was an overall decline in online employment in Malaysia, which dropped 23% between April 2014 and April 2015, according to online recruitment company Monster Worldwide Inc.