The Dutch legal job market is booming, according to the latest market update from recruitment giant Robert Walters, which is based on data from labour market intelligence tool Jobfeed.

A little over 3,100 jobs were advertised this quarter according to Robert Walters’ analysis. Compared to the 2,651 open vacancies seen during the final quarter of 2019 – the last full quarter before the pandemic – the figures represent a 17% increase. They also represent a 24% increase from the first quarter of 2021.