Technology Leaders Reveal Hiring Challenges and Strategies

By on September 19, 2018 at 5:16pm


Which of the following are you willing to do when you face challenges staffing an open full-time role?

46% Work with a specialized recruiter
45% Be more flexible on skills requirements and provide training to new hires
45% Divide responsibilities among existing team
43% Increase the salary/compensation package
41% Reach out to my network for referrals
37% Hire a freelancer/contractor until I’m able to staff the role
26% Reduce education requirements

Multiple responses allowed.

Which technology roles generally take longest for your organization to staff?

1. Security
2. Software development
3. Data analytics
4. Networking
5. Project management
6. Help desk/support
7. Mobile

Source: Robert Half Technology survey of more than 2,500 IT hiring decision makers in 26 major U.S. markets

© 2018 Robert Half Technology. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

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