Sevenoaks is a town in Kent, south-east England. In the 2011 Census it had a population of 114,893. Known as a commuter town due to its location just outside the M25, Sevenoaks is named after the seven oak trees which reside in Knole Park. The town is host to a thriving economy, and as such, there are are a large number of companies which hire staff in the area. As a consequence of this, recruitment agencies in Sevenoaks find themselves in high demand to serve the needs of both employers and candidates.
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Sevenoaks boasts a strong economy, with an unemployment rate of just 1.7% in April 2013. This was considerably lower than the averages for both south-east England (2.4%) and the UK (3.8%) at that time. Sevenoaks' population is comparatively highly educated - with 20.3% (18,785) residents aged 16 and over holding at least one degree in the year 2011. This was 3.1% higher than the average for England and Wales that year.
Standout industries in Sevenoaks include the Financial, and Professional / Scientific sectors according to the 2011 Census. Financial and Insurance activities accounted for 8.7% (4,899) of jobs in the Sevenoaks area that year - 4.4% above the average for England and Wales - whilst Professional, Scientific and Technical activities accounted for 10% (5,597). This was 3.4% above the average for England and Wales. The Construction sector was also relatively strong, with 9.4% of jobs in the area (5,261) falling into this classification (1.7% above the England and Wales average).