WANTED Technologies Announces Detailed Canadian Hiring Trends by National Occupational Classification
WANTED Technologies now collects and classifies online Canadian job ads
by the four-digit National Occupational Classification code in their Analytics(TM) platform, providing the most detailed employment statistics available
NEW YORK, April 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – WANTED Technologies (TSX: VAN),
the leading source of real-time business intelligence for the talent
marketplace, now provides its detailed analysis of online hiring
activity in Canada through their industry-leading Analytics(TM) platform using the National Occupational Classification, a widely-used
standard established by the Canadian government.
“Labour market and economic analysts now have the ability to use a
timely set of data to measure hiring demand in Canada,” said Bruce
Murray, WANTED’s CEO. “We collect online job posting data and now
standardize 80,000 job ads weekly on the widely-used NOC data
Because this information is derived from online job postings, it
provides a current view of market activity at both a highly-detailed,
company specific level as well as on a much broader, consolidated
WANTED’s employment market data and analysis is used by clients to
identify companies or sectors of the economy where hiring demand is
increasing or decreasing. This intelligence is then used to help the
unemployed find jobs, develop educational programs to drive skills, and
“By bringing our labour market demand data in line with the government’s
statistical data, we hope to make it easier for analysts to see what is
taking place in the economy,” said Murray. “And the result, we hope,
will be the ability to make better decisions based on timely and
For additional information about WANTED Analytics(TM), please visit www.wantedanalytics.com/insight.
About WANTED Analytics(TM)
WANTED Analytics(TM) helps recruiting organizations make better decisions faster with
real-time business intelligence on jobs, employers, and talent. Analytics brings together, for the first time, years of hiring demand and talent
supply data to create a true talent intelligence platform for
Clients in the staffing, HR, RPO, media, and government sectors use
WANTED Analytics(TM) to find sales leads, analyze employment trends, gather competitive
intelligence, forecast economic conditions, and source hard-to-fill
About WANTED Technologies Corporation
WANTED Technologies (TSX-V:WAN) provides real-time business intelligence
for the talent marketplace. Founded in 1999, the company’s headquarters
are in Quebec City, Canada, and it maintains a US-based subsidiary with
primary offices in New York City. WANTED began collecting detailed
Hiring Demand data in June 2005, and currently maintains a database of
more than 600 million unique job listings. For more information or to
sample WANTED’s services, visit www.wantedanalytics.com.
WANTED is also the exclusive data provider for The Conference Board Help
Wanted OnLine Data Series®, the monthly economic indicator of Hiring
Demand in the United States.
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SOURCE WANTED TECHNOLOGIES CORP.