The number of vacant jobs in July was less by 3% than the year before — 7,217 million. This trend for the first time since the beginning of the 2017 fixed in June.
Thus, its persistence suggests that the demand for employees from companies declining, though employment is still not a problem.
Anyway, July was the 17th consecutive month, when the vacancies were more than the unemployed, who would take them. The difference between these figures were, according to the labor Department, 1.2 million.