Archaeological Market Survey 2017

Landward Research Ltd’s annual Archaeological Market Survey report for 2016-17 has been published. Download Archaeological Market Survey 2017 In financial year 2016-17 commercial archaeology grew in terms of the number of employees working in the sector, but levels of financial turnover decreased and profit levels were unchanged. The sector was not as confident as it had been […]

Survey of Historic Environment Specialists – we need your help

Survey of Historic Environment Specialists: We need your help   The next few years are forecast to be a time of considerable change affecting our historic environment. Large-scale infrastructure projects like HS2, major road schemes, and a mammoth programme of housebuilding are forecast to very significantly increase the demand for a skilled historic environment workforce, at a […]

Historic Environment Specialists

Landward Research Ltd are delighted to have been commissioned by Historic England to assess skills needs and other labour market intelligence issues in the fields of buildings history, garden history and archaeological specialisms. These projects will be successors to the Survey of Archaeological Specialists 2010-11 and Atkins 2008 “Identifying Activity and Skills Needs in Buildings History: Final Report”.   […]

Archaeological Market Survey 2016

The report on the Archaeological Market Survey 2016, undertaken by Landward Research Ltd on behalf of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists, the Federation of Archaeological Managers and Employers and Historic England, is now available. Download Archaeological Market Survey 2016.  Executive Summary This Archaeological Market Survey report is on the State of the Market for Archaeological […]

Heritage Market Survey 2014

The report on the Heritage Market Survey 2014, which collected data on the condition of commercial archaeology in the UK in March 2014 has been published. Download Heritage Market Survey 2014 Report.   Executive Summary This Heritage Market Survey report is on the State of the Market for Archaeological Services in 2013-14 and has been […]

Aerial Photography Interpretation E-Learning

A new e-learning module, "An Introduction to Using Aerial Photography for Archaeological Heritage Management", which was developed by Landward Research Ltd and Eduserwis Sp.j. for Historic England, is now live for free access via Historic England's HELM Articulate-online portal at: http://ow.ly/Mwu5C    

Demystifying ‘Capacity Building’

DEMYSTIFYING 'CAPACITY BUILDING' is a session at the forthcoming CIfA conference 2015, to be held in the Brecon Room, Mercure Holland House Hotel Cardiff at 2.00pm on Thursday 16th April 2015. Organisers: Amanda Feather, Historic England (amanda.feather@HistoricEngland.org.uk) and Kenneth Aitchison, Landward Research Ltd (kenneth.aitchison@landward.eu) 'Capacity Building' is a familiar phrase in the world of development‐aid projects, […]

Current and Recent projects

Project Client Funder Evaluating project proposals Research Executive Agency of the European Commission European Commission – Horizon 2020 ANHER (Innovative format of education and training of the integrated archaeological and natural heritage) Institute of Prehistory, Adam Mickiewick University in Poznan European Commission – Erasmus + – Strategic Partnerships Vocational Education and Training Videorecording CIfA Conference […]