Demand for Construction Careers

Construction jobs are in high demand. In fact, skilled trades remain the hardest jobs to fill for the 7th year in a row according to The Talent Shortage Survey by ManpowerGroup.

Have you ever wondered what that opportunity looks like in your own state? Or even by a specific trade like welder or electrician? 

Check out the need for different construction trades on our interactive map. Sort by state or craft to see what specialties are in high demand and where in the country they are needed the most.

The data display on this map is provided by the Construction Labor Market Analyzer®. Learn more at