92% Skills Gap
Employer producers identified a skills gap in their production crew. While predictably many identified technical skills gaps such as in animation or sound, over 20% reported gaps is specific key areas such as production ccountants.
88% Shortage of Talent
Producers, heads of department (HODs) and employers continue to report difficulties in sourcing suitably qualified staff and crew. Just 8% of respondents are not in employment.
Over 87% of respondents valued on-the-job training especially in the technical areas, while 76% would value opportunities for mentoring or shadowing.
62% Academic Tutors Needed
59% Senior Level Gaps
Respondents reported difficulties sourcing suitable qualified staff at senior levels and 73% reporting difficulties at mid or assistant level.