There is a wide range of research carried out over a variety of topics affecting numerous sectors within the oil & gas industry.

Oil & gas research covers a very wide range of topics and issues that affect the industry on a number of levels - examples of these include; market forecasting, expenditure analysis and employment and skills gaps.

The majority of available oil & gas industry reports focus on the wider industry – each report will focus on one particular topic like skills for example but will also include figures and research on previous recruitment, future recruitment, skills gaps, apprentices and graduates etc.Data sets (the results) are also available on various aspects relating to industry, for example yearly production figures from the Department of Energy and Climate Change.

Research reports can sometimes have contrasting views and recommendations.It is important to consider who published the report and what conflicts could have affected the results – be clear on what it is you need.

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