Q2 2017 Hiring Market for Technology Positions

By Paul Love on July 15, 2017 at 10:49pm

Q2 2017 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

Computer programmers: 0.7%

Software developers: 1.3%

Database administrators: 1.9%

Systems analysts: 2.3%

Network architects: 2.7%

National unemployment rate: 4.4%

MANAGERS HAVE A HARD TIME WITH HIRING

49% of small and midsize business owners said most hiring managers underestimate the complexity of the hiring process.

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Sources: U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics; Robert Half survey of more than 1,000 business owners and human resources managers in the United States at companies with 1 to 499 employees

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