Reports and Guides Library

Your resource for the latest hiring trends and insights.

Robert Half's latest reports and guides cover the most current market trends and insights in accounting and finance, financial services, technology and administration. You can view our library of resources available below.

Salary Guides

Salary Guides

For the latest remuneration trends, download your copy of the 2016 Salary Guide and benchmark your salary against the averages. The guides also include regional salary trends, market insights, and positions currently in demand.

IT Insights

IT Insights

Based on independent research carried out with senior technology leaders, our IT Insights series cover key issues affecting the tech industry including cybersecurity and IT skills shortages. Download our reports below:

Read: Cybersecurity - protecting your future
Read: IT Innovation: harnessing technology to attract skilled talent

Finance 2020

Finance 2020

From the research of over 200 CFOs and FDs and expert opinion, the Finance 2020: closer than you think report offers insights on how the finance function needs to adapt to be fit for the future.

Read: Finance 2020: closer than you think.

CFO Insights

CFO Insights

Based on independent research carried out with CFOs and FDs, CFO Insights covers key issues affecting finance leaders, including:

  • The Robert Half FTSE 100 CEO Tracker
  • Interim management: the solution in a talent-short market?
  • Finance & IT: the pursuit of collaboration
  • CFOs at forefront of risk management
  • Challenges at fiscal year end

Read: CFO Insights.

Management Insights

Management Insights

What are the signs that a hiring mistake has been made? What are the consequences of poor hiring decisions? And how can you minimise the impact of a bad hire? Find out in our Management Insights report. It also covers:

  • Why do recruiting mistakes happen?
  • How should you address a wrong hiring decision?
  • Recruiting dos and don'ts

Read: Management Insights.

Executive Research

Executive Research

Insights from over 200 finance executives including chief financial officers (CFOs), finance directors (FDs) and deputy finance directors across small and medium-sized enterprises and large businesses in the UK. Download our reports below:

CIO Insights

CIO Insights

Our CIO Insights reports highlight the challenges and issues facing UK IT directors and discuss best practice approaches and solutions. Based on research conducted with 100 CIOs across the UK our latest reports include:

  • Do cloud benefits outweigh the security risks?
  • Managing a business-led cybersecurity strategy

Read: CIO Insights.

Financial Services Insights

Financial Services Insights

Our latest research highlights today's key issues affecting the banking, insurance and capital markets sector and offers five tips to retain staff. Download the report to find out:

  • How remuneration is expected to rise within middle and back office
  • Which niche specialisms are driving the hiring agenda
  • Has regulation really changed the compensation culture?

Read: Financial Services Insights.

Financial Services Global Report

Financial Services Global Report

Robert Half Financial Services research examines how firms around the globe are managing their navigation of a tightening hiring market, including addressing institutions’ greatest concerns and meeting compliance demands.

  • Part I: Global Trends Impacting the Industry
  • Part II: Hiring in the Regulatory Age
  • Infographic: Navigating Regulatory Change

Read: Financial Services Global Report.

SME Resources

SME Resources

If you're a small-to-medium sized company, our guides will provide you with tips and advice on recruitment strategies to help you with your recruitment requirements.

Management Advice

Management Advice

Hiring managers look no further. Our advice articles and guides offer tips and strategies on sourcing and retaining your top talent. Visit our Hiring and Management Advice section for articles on effective hiring, ideas for boosting morale and motivation, building a customer-focused team, staff retention tips and more.