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Job Applicant Confidence Index

Indonesia’s job confidence outlook ranks highest in Asia Pacific markets

  • Job seekers are the most optimistic about the job market and local economy compared to their Asia Pacific peers
  • 85% of job seekers are confident that the job market will be better and 84% foresee a better economic situation in the next 6 months
  • 75% are confident of securing a job in less than 3 months
  • Better work-life balance (61%) is the key reason why job seekers are likely to switch jobs, followed by higher salary (56%) and skills development (48%)


Find out how confident job applicants are in Indonesia as compared to other countries

About the Job Applicant Confidence Index

The Michael Page Job Applicant Confidence Index is a measure of how optimistic job applicants are about the current job market. The responses are based on those that applied for a job published on our Michael Page website in Q2 2017.