Technology Leaders Reveal Hiring Challenges and Strategies

By on September 20, 2018 at 6:10am


Which of the following are you willing to do when you face challenges staffing an open full-time role?

Increase the salary/compensation package 46%
Reach out to my network for referrals 42%
Work with a specialized recruiter 38%
Hire a freelancer/contractor until I’m able to staff the role 38%
Divide responsibilities among existing team 35%
Be more flexible on skills requirements and provide training to new hires 31%
Reduce education requirements 31%

Multiple responses allowed.

Which technology roles generally take longest for your organization to staff?

1. Security
2. Software development
3. Data analytics
4. Project management
5. Networking
6. Help desk/support
7. Mobile

Source: Robert Half Technology survey of more than 270 IT hiring decision makers in Canada

© 2018 Robert Half Technology

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