Workforce Connects

This page contains priority industry profiles, occupation profiles and other labour market data that may help job seekers.  The Durham Workforce Authority (DWA) provides local labour market information (LMI) specific to Durham Region. The DWA plays a significant role within the community as leading specialists to develop LMI and identify trends. By adapting to technology, information changes and trends, we ensure consistent and on-target production of LMI to the community.

Industry Profiles

Industry profiles are focused on the priority sectors identified by municipal and regional economic development’s priority sectors; healthcare and biosciences, information technology, advanced manufacturing, agri-business, multi model transportation and energy with information on growth industries and occupations.

Multimodal Transportation and Logistics

Information and Communication Technology

BioHealth

Agri-Business

Advnced Manufacturing

Construction

Sustainable Energy

Occupation Profiles

Historically, the DWA provided local industry specific occupation profiles highlighting occupations in demand and required skill sets to equip teachers with more information to better inform students about career prospects.  Additional profiles can be located on the Occupation Profiles page on the DWA site.

 

Latest Reports

The Durham Workforce Authority (DWA) provides local labour market information (LMI) specific to Durham Region. The DWA plays a significant role within the community as leading specialists to develop LMI and identify trends. By adapting to technology, information changes and trends, we ensure consistent and on-target production of LMI to the community.

DurhamUnder30Report

Essential and Employability Skills Report

North Durham Report Final

Skills for Tomorrow Survey Report Executive Summary

Essential Skills/Employability Skills

Essential and Employability Skills List