IT Hiring Forecast First Half 2017

By Robert Half December 8, 2016 at 2:06pm

IT HIRING FORECAST FIRST HALF OF 2017

85% of U.S. CIOs plan to hire, either to expand or fill open positions.

CIOs planning to add staff to IT departments: 16%
CIOs planning to hire only for open IT roles: 69%

TOP SKILLS IN DEMAND

44% Database management
42% Desktop support & Network administration
41% Cybersecurity

TOP CONCERNS FOR CIOs

30% IT security
22% Efficiency
17% Growth
16% Innovation
15% Retention

Source: Robert Half Technology. Results based on telephone interviews with more than 2,500 CIOs from 25 major U.S. markets at companies with 100 or more employees.

© 2016 Robert Half Technology. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

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