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November 2018 Data  -  Released on December 15, 2018
 
Winery Hiring Steady Despite 4% Drop in November
Winery hiring remained strong in November despite a seasonal slowdown that saw Winejobs.com's Winery Job Index fall 4% versus a year ago to 183. Demand for finance and sales and marketing positions fell 69% and 36%, respectively, but the significant winemaking and production subcategory strengthened 53%, followed by direct-to-consumer positions and general administrative staff, up 30% and 17%, respectively. The activity also contrasts with strong hiring in November 2017.
 
 
Winery Job Index » Month   12 Months  
November 2018 183
-4%
337
7%
November 2017 190 315
     
 
 

The Winery Job Index fell 4% in November to 183 but the month was the second-strongest November of the past decade.

 

 

Demand for winemaking positions increased 53% in November versus a year earlier, with the subindex rising to 150.

 

 

Demand for sales and marketing positions fell 36% in November for a subindex reading of 150.

 

 

Demand for direct-to-consumer positions, including tasting room and retail staff, strengthened 30% in November versus a year earlier. The subindex stood at 237, the second strongest November of the past decade.

 

 

 
 
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