Labour Market Information Solutions

Labour Insight

Labour Insight delivers a unique alternative to the traditional Labour Market Information (LMI) data-sets such as those available from the ONS.  The application is widely used by Councils, Local Enterprise Partnerships, Colleges, Universities, Private Training Providers and Commercial organisations to track and analyse real-time labour market job vacancy activity and employer demand for skills.

Labour Insight is a Burning Glass product.  We are the official distributor for Labour Insight in the UK.

Key Features

  • The only source of real-time, granular LMI for the UK covering the last five years
  • Hosted application with minimal impact on your ICT team
  • Full training and ongoing support provided

Key Benefits

  • Measure and track local and national skills demand
  • Identify emerging skills, jobs and industries
  • Enables curriculum alignment
  • Identify emerging skills, jobs and industries
  • Recognise and highlight industry trends
  • Improve engagement with local employers
  • Generate apprenticeship opportunities
  • Information to support careers advice and guidance

“We have used Labour Insight since it was launched and find it an invaluable source of real time data on the labour market. In particular, we use it to track sector and occupation trends, as well as monitoring skills demand and identifying which employers are active in the labour market.”

Cumbria Intelligence Observatory

We offer a free sample report, which gives an overview of the employer and skills requirements in your region.

The report will cover:

  • A summary on your regions Labour Market
  • Which occupations are in highest demand
  • Which skills are in highest demand
  • The top industries actively recruiting
  • Towns with the most job postings
  • The top employers recruiting
  • Percentage of job postings by type
  • Key occupation analysis

Free report for your region

A more granular view

For a more detailed view of LMI for your town or region, we offer online demonstrations, which take around 30-40 minutes.  We recommend these to get a much better understanding of what Labour Insight can offer.  Get in touch to book yours.

Labour Insight

Course Explorer

Course Explorer uses labour market information (LMI) to drive learner recruitment through the promotion of appropriate courses and career paths.

Course Explorer is used by colleges and local Councils to promote paths to employment that match the needs of individual learners.  It provides a unique way to drive leads and increase website engagement, while supporting prospective and current learners with the most current local course and job vacancy information.

Course Explorer

Key Features

  • Embed within your own website
  • Evidence based careers advice
  • Match courses to occupations and local jobs
  • Simple and fast integration
  • Local and easy to understand LMI
  • Configurable data sources

Key Benefits

  • Drive enquiries and enrollments from prospective learners
  • Use to inform curriculum planning

“Course Explorer is proving very popular with young people – they are more likely to convert to an application if they have used the website. The simple search has allowed us to link each course to a relevant list of careers.”

South Essex College of Further & Higher Education