The study describes the human capital development, in terms of demand and the availability of competence in the Polish labor market as a preliminary review of results obtained in the first edition of the research project "Human Capital", implemented by the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development Partnership with the Jagiellonian University in Krakow.

It aims at the diagnosis of the demand of enterprises for employees with specific competences and the availability of these competences in the labor market, both among people who have already completed their education, as well as those still in education, but the end of an important phase of education: upper secondary school or college and higher or secondary education.