September 2017: Settlements and forecasts
Figures collected for September 2017 reveal the following:
The percentage of companies reporting a pay freeze in September has maintained a record figure, still standing at 0.3%
Excluding pay freeze, the average forecast for the next quarter is 2.5%, which has increased by 0.4% from the previous month.
The average forecast for the next quarter, including pay freeze, is 2.4%. This has increased by 0.3% from the previous month.