IT HIRING FORECAST FIRST HALF OF 2018
8% of CIOs in Canada plan to add full-time IT professionals to their teams.
76% of CIOs in Canada plan to hire only to fill vacated IT roles.
34% say it’s somewhat or very challenging to find skilled IT professionals today.
Top 5 Technical Skills in Demand
|Wireless network management|
Top Priorities for CIOs, in Addition to Recruitment
|1. Upgrading existing systems for business efficiency|
|2. Innovation and helping grow the business|
|3. Maintaining security of IT systems and safeguarding company information|
|4. Staff retention*|
|5. Technology innovation and investing in new technologies*|
*Denotes a tie
Source: Robert Half Technology survey of more than 270 Canadian CIOs
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