Private sector employment rose by 10,000 in April, according to a report by payroll giant ADP.

Small businesses of between one and 49 employees were responsible for much of the increase, adding 42,000 jobs, according to payroll data analyzed by Macroeconomic Advisers. Midsized businesses of between 50 and 499 employees lost 14,000 jobs, however. And large businesses with more than 500 employees lost 18,000 jobs.

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