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Construction Pulse

Construction Pulse

November 2018

Key Points

  • Construction Pulse down in November
  • 38% of firms expect to increase building activity in the next 3 months
  • 21% to hire

Construction Pulse

November 2018

Construction Pulse

November 2018

99.7

-0.3 on previous index reading

Construction Pulse

November 2018

Building Activity

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 48%
40%
12%

Balance +36%

(0 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

November 2018

Building Activity

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 38%
57%
5%

Balance +32%

(0 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

November 2018

Jobs

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 17%
78%
5%

Balance +12%

(-4 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

November 2018

Jobs

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 21%
76%
3%

Balance +17%

(-4 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

November 2018

Input Costs Excluding Labour

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 59%
38%
2%

Balance +57%

(-4 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

November 2018

Selling Prices

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 38%
61%
0%

Balance +38%

(+1 on previous reading)