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 a year earlier. The majority of businesses in the sector did not expect to expand significantly in the next year (2017-18) (e.g. in premises, vehicles, capital equipment), but they had increased their staff complements (and continued to plan to do further in the next year). While staffing levels were increasing, average levels of turnover (and so turnover per…
Landward Research Ltd is delighted to have been commissioned by the Institute for Archaeologists and the Federation of Archaeological Managers and Employers to undertake further research into the current State of the Archaeological Market. This will involve two surveys, firstly collecting data as it applied on October 1st 2011 and then collecting data in April 2012. This project is a continuation and expansion of the work that the company previously undertook for the same clients on Employment in UK Archaeology.