Recent Updates

IT jobs growth accelerates in US

23 July 2013

The number of U.S. information technology jobs rose 0.5 percent in June to reach another all-time high of almost 4.5 million, according to the TechServe Alliance. IT employment increased by 5.7 percent on a year-over-year basis, adding almost 241,700 IT workers.

CTG reports EMR delays, revenue below expectations

23 July 2013

Second-quarter revenue at CTG (NASD: CTG) rose 0.4 percent year over year to $107.1 million, but was below guidance of $111 million and $113 million. The Buffalo, N.Y.-based information technology services company also lowered its full-year 2013 revenue forecast.

IGate revenue up 6%, cites positive signs

23 July 2013

IGate Corp. (NASD: IGTE) second-quarter revenue rose 5.7 percent year over year to $283.3 million. The Fremont, Calif.-based firm booked more than $600 million in orders, including three multi-year contracts valued at $100 million or more apiece.

Infosys ‘cautiously optimistic’

23 July 2013

Infosys Ltd. (NYSE: INFY) revenue rose 17.2 percent year over year  to 112.67 billion Indian rupees in its fiscal first quarter ended June 30.

Tata reports strong growth from US

23 July 2013

Tata Consultancy Services reported second-quarter revenue rose 21.0 percent on a year-over-year basis to 179.87 billion Indian rupees with strong growth coming from the U.S. As reported in dollars, second quarter revenue was $3.16 billion

Technology leads Robert Half growth

23 July 2013

Technology staffing led growth among Robert Half International Inc.’s (NYSE: RHI) staffing operations. Second-quarter revenue rose 10.2 percent year over year to $131.8 million.

Offshoring a concern, but IT pros still satisfied

23 July 2013

Job security is a primary concern for information technology workers, according to Monster’s Workforce Talent survey. However, IT workers still rank as fourth most satisfied with their jobs — behind engineering, finance and healthcare professionals.

Staffing Stream: The market for IT pros is hotter than ever

23 July 2013

While the national economy in total is slowly, but steadily, gaining momentum, the technology job marketplace is as competitive as it’s ever been right now, writes Mike McBrierty in a new post in The Staffing Stream.

Colombian Data Sources

23 July 2013

A list of data sources for Colombia including:

  • Academic resources, applicable government departments
  • Laws and regulations, contingent workforce market data
  • Trade associations and other organisations

Jeb Bush joins Jackson’s board of advisors

18 July 2013

Jackson Healthcare, an Atlanta-based healthcare staffing provider, announced former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush joined the company’s board of advisors effective immediately.