The State of Tech Hiring in Phoenix

By December 12, 2018 at 8:45pm

The State of Tech Hiring in Phoenix

Q1 and Q2 2019

TOP SKILLS IN IMMEDIATE DEMAND

1. Cybersecurity
2. Cloud security
3. Cloud computing
4. Cloud architecture
5. Virtualization

OF TECHNOLOGY LEADERS SURVEYED…

76% plan to expand their teams.
76% have prepared a budget and plan to bring on project-based professionals.
91% say it’s challenging to find IT talent in their area.
99% are confident in their company’s prospects for growth.

93% are training or upskilling teams. The skills they are currently training for most are…

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

TOP BUSINESS CONCERNS

1. Maintaining security of IT systems
2. Cloud projects/initiatives
3. Digital 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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