Labour Market Intelligence

Local Labour Market Information (LMI)

The need for LMI:

  • Knowledge and understanding of how the labour market functions is at the centre of career practice
  • Crucial for making sense of changing economic circumstances

The importance of LMI in Practice

  • Careers education, information, advice and guidance need to reflect the changing labour market
  • Helps people navigate an increasingly complex labour market and make sense of the maze of opportunities
  • Contributes to an informed careers decision

The Lancashire Skills & Employment Hub have developed and created a range of evidence based reports and resources. The links to these can be found here:

Lancashire wide Labour Market Report (download)

Labour Market Information by Travel to Work Area:

 

Travel to Work Area LMI Factsheets
Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre Lancashire Skills Hub Report Lancashire Skills Hub Report
Preston, Chorley & South Ribble Lancashire Skills Hub Report Lancashire Skills Hub Report
Lancaster & Morecambe Lancashire Skills Hub Report Lancashire Skills Hub Report

 

Priority Sector Studies & Factsheets

The following sectors have been identified in Lancashire due their high replacement demand and significant growth potential:

Area Sector Studies LMI Fact Sheets
Advanced Manufacturing Lancashire LEP Lancashire Skills Hub
Creative & Digital Lancashire Skills Hub Lancashire Skills Hub
Energy & Environmental Technologies Lancashire Skills Hub Lancashire Skills Hub
Health & Social Care Lancashire LEP Lancashire Skills Hub
Finance & Professional Services Lancashire LEP Lancashire Skills Hub
Visitor Economy Lancashire LEP Lancashire Skills Hub
Construction Lancashire Skills Hub Lancashire Skills Hub

 

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