Wages and salaries in the construction sector appear set to remain stuck at around current levels despite record levels of building industry employment, the latest survey has found.

In the 2017 edition of its Hays Salary Guide based on a survey of almost 3,000 organisations, recruitment outfit Hays said two-thirds of all employers throughout the building and construction sector intend to offer either no remuneration increases in the coming year or increases of less than three percent. All…