UK construction sector continues to grow

An increase in house building across the UK has resulted in a rise in construction jobs for the 28th consecutive month.

There has been growth across the whole sector, with firms hiring at the fastest rate for three months. Architects in Chester and many other areas of the UK have been working mainly on residential developments. During September, the house-building sector saw the best growth for a year, which contributed to the overall construction sector’s quickest growth in last seven months, according to a survey.

Tim Moore, who is the senior economist for Markit, the company that compiles information for this survey exp