This core sector supports 47,000 jobs in 7,470 businesses across the Marches, making up 24.3 per cent of our GVA. It includes large firms such as Capgemini, Staffline Group and ReAssure alongside a host of smaller companies.
This sector plays a vital role in helping businesses in our region grow, ensuring our workforce is equipped with the right skills for the modern world of work, and that our small and medium sized companies have the networking and support structure vital to continued success.
As well as playing a crucial role in the overall success of the wider business base in the region, the sector is also a strong provider of highly skilled, well paid jobs with good progression and professional development opportunities.
And as the world moves to a greater reliance on professional services – innovative use of business, finance and professional service skills is increasingly core to the future of a wide range of firms – the sector will create new opportunities for the Marches.
With our focus on connectivity, our high quality of life and our excellent housing and skills, we provide a fantastic location for professionals seeking to take their skills into different sectors, establish new practices and for existing and new BPS firms to grow.