Contractors and Supervisors, other Construction Trades, Installers, Repairers and Servicers – NOC 7205 SDG ±

140

Number of People Who Work in this Industry

$21,402

Median Income of People Working in this Occupation

17%

Chance this Occupation Will Be Impacted by Technology in the Next Decade

94.2%

Participation Rate
Percentage of the number of people currently working in the occupation as compared to the total number of people within the occupation as of the week of
May 1 to May 7 2016

4.1%

Unemployment Rate
Percentage of people looking for work as compared to the total number of people in the occupation as of the week of May 1 to May 7 2016 when the unemployment rate in SDG was 5.8%

Education

of People Working in this Occupation

33.3% of the workforce has a secondary school diploma.

37.5% of the workforce does not have a secondary school diploma.

Age of the Workforce

in this Occupation

71.4% of the workforce is age 45 to 64.

Sectors that Employ this Occupation

37.5% of contractors and supervisors, other construction trades work in the Construction sector.

25% work in the Manufacturing sector.

Employment Outlook

The employment outlook in our region for 2017-2019 is good. Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions. Several positions will become available due to retirements. Due to the seasonal nature of this occupation, employment opportunities tend to be more favourable during the summer months.

Projected growth rate in Ontario: 9.1%-10%

More Information

What Else Do I Need to Know?

  • The number of businesses operating in the Construction sector has grown since 2012 with a net of 33 businesses created between June 2013 and June 2014.  The number of manufacturing businesses has remained stable since 2012.
  • Employment Outlook for Contractors and Supervisors, Other Construction Trades, Installers, Repairers and Servicers in the Ottawa Economic Region is unavailable.
  • For more information directly from local employers about this occupation, click on Construction & Utilities Services Sector and/or  Manufacturing Services Sector.