Q4 2016 Hiring Market — Technology Positions

By Robert Half on February 1, 2017 at 9:03pm

Q4 2016 HIRING MARKET

Technology Positions

Unemployment rates for many technology jobs are well below the national rate, making it challenging for companies to hire these professionals.

UNEMPLOYMENT RATES FOR TECHNOLOGY JOBS

Database administrators: 1.6%

Network and systems administrators: 1.9%

Software developers: 1.9%

Systems analysts: 2.3%

Network architects: 2.6%

National unemployment rate: 4.7%

GOOD HELP IS HARD TO FIND

62% of executives say it is challenging to find skilled candidates for professional-level positions today.

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Sources: U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics; Robert Half survey of more than 2,200 CFOs in the United States

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