Another area that dominates in government employment, the District of Columbia is the key residential area for those who work in the surrounding areas of Alexandria and Arlington, Virginia, as well as inside the D.C. area itself. With approximately three million residents in this compact area, the housing market is huge, and the real estate industry is always in need of quality placements. Many potential employees have turned to job boards, but they would do better if they had a recruiter to help.
Another critical area that sees quality staffing by way of recruiting services is the professional business service industry--with candidates who are able to obtain government security clearance. Smaller yet still actively looking for quality employees are companies in the IT, manufacturing, trades, transportation, and utilities industries.
Read about Washington DC's employment trends.