November 2017: Settlements and forecasts
Figures collected for November 2017 reveal the following:
The overall percentage of companies reporting a pay freeze has stuck at 0.6%.for the second month.
Excluding pay freeze, the average forecast for the next quarter is 2.4%, which has gone down from 2.5% in the previous month.
Including pay freeze, the average settlement for the year is 2.1%, which has remained the same as the previous five months.