According to the survey, sectors such as wholesale, retail, utilities, logistics and transportation are likely to hire aggressively in the next quarter. Near 41 percent of employers in India are looking to increase their manpower strength in fourth quarter as compared to this quarter. Over 45 per cent and 44 per cent of employers in the wholesale & retail sector (including ecommerce) and the transportation & utilities sector, are looking to increase their manpower in the next quarter over the previous one. Most e-commerce companies are busy ramping their team this festive season. Mining & construction, finance, insurance, real estate sector and the services sectors saw minor percentage of decline in hiring activities.