In a statement, the José Neves Foundation says that "the offer of jobs has tripled in professions related to receptionists, psychology, assistants and kindergarten teachers, as well as in management positions in specific areas such as purchasing, transport, warehousing, distribution and the like".

"There was also an increase of 1,000 job advertisements in professions related to office and secretarial, human resources and catering compared to the same period last year", adds the note.

According to Brighter Future, there was a reduction in the number of offers, especially in "professions related to street vending, directors of construction and civil engineering, biology and related areas, skilled workers in acoustic, thermal and glass insulation and personnel companions, room attendants, morticians and animal care providers".