The State of Tech Hiring in Charlotte

By December 12, 2018 at 9:34pm

The State of Tech Hiring in Charlotte

Q1 and Q2 2019


1. Cybersecurity
2. Cloud computing
3. Cloud security*
3. Web development / design*
4. Business intelligence
5. Cloud architecture


77% plan to expand their teams.
74% have prepared a budget and plan to bring on project-based professionals.
85% say it’s challenging to find IT talent in their area.
96% are confident in their company’s prospects for growth.

92% are training or upskilling teams. The skills they are currently training for most are…

1. Cloud computing
2. Security
3. Project management
4. Mobile development
5. Data science
6. Machine learning/AI*
7. Web development/design*


1. Maintaining security of IT systems
2. Innovation or helping grow the business
3. Cloud projects/initiatives

*Denotes a tie

Source: Robert Half Technology survey of 100 local IT decision makers from a stratified sample of companies with 100 or more employees.

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

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