Optimistic News For IT Job Market

Optimistic News For IT Job Market

If you're currently in the job market, a new report from Monster.com and Technisource has good news for you: 78 per cent of the HR recruiters and hiring managers they surveyed are planning to hire new tech workers in the next six months. Even better, only 9 per cent of those surveyed say they definitely won't hire any new IT staff--the rest are mulling it over. Other key findings include the following:
  • 43 per cent of those surveyed plan to fill more than 10 IT positions in the next six months.
  • 7 per cent plan to hire 50 people or more for tech positions in the next six months.
  • Top niches include applications, infrastructure and project management.
  • Recruiters will be using job boards, referrals and social networking as their primary recruiting tools.

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