Monthly IT and Technology Jobs Report – April 2019

IT and Technology Jobs Report April 2019 Unemployment Rate for IT and Tech Jobs* Apr 2019: 2.4% Mar 2019: 1.6% Apr 2018 (last year): 1.7% Total IT and Tech Jobs* Apr 2019: 5,175.000 Mar 2019: 5,237,000 Apr 2018 (last year): 5.065,00 US Economy Jobs Added Apr 2019: 263,000 Mar 2019: 189,000 Apr 2018 (last year): 196,000 US Unemployment Rate Apr 2019: 3.6% Mar 2019: 3.8% Apr 2018 (last year):  3.9% Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 72% of SMB CEOs expect their company to have increased profits over the next 12 months Source: Vistage CEO Survey

Hot Job – CISO

Hot Job – Chief Information Security Officer / CISO A Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) is the head honcho behind the cyber security of an organization. Responsible for overlooking, managing, and leading any initiatives that strengthen the cyber security of a company, a CISO is one of the most lucrative C-level jobs right now. With growing threats and awareness of cyber attacks, the responsibilities of a CISO are definitely expanding. To think that a company is beyond the growing sophistication of cyber attacks is a delusion. While healthcare is a common target, according to Statista, the greatest data breaches [...]

Facts about .NET Developers in Texas

Facts about .NET Developers in Texas One of the things we do at Decide is keep tabs on the talent pool in Texas. We invest in knowing the market so when our client base is looking for a specific skill-set, we know where to look. Here are some good statistics about .NET Developers in Texas: Where They Are: Here are the Texas Cities with the most .NET Developers Houston 4975 Dallas / Fort Worth 4538 Austin 2490 San Antonio 672 El Paso 228 College Station 196 Amarillo 162 Lubbock 152 Beaumont 137 Waco 121 Education .NET Developers with a [...]

Planning Your IT Career Path

Information technology is one of the most dynamic and fast-evolving career fields. If you’re someone who loves working with computers and complex codes, then a career in IT is an excellent choice. A job in IT or technology is incredibly rewarding, as it is the most lucrative careers of 2019.  If you want to join technical support or become a software developer, you can easily find a job in IT. IT, technology workers and software developers make up 3% of the workforce in the USA. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the same fields have created 15% of [...]

What Does .NET Mean to You [Infographic]

What exactly does .NET mean to you? - Not all companies use the same components of .NET - Entity Framework, .NET Core, UWP, .NET Standard, Mono,… - What version are you using 2.0, 3.0, 4.0, 4.5? Your Hiring Process is long - For hot skills, if the resume viewing to offer is longer than 3 weeks, you will lose candidates Your Projects are So Last Year - If you are integrating with COM components or supporting Windows services, the top talent may look for more current projects Not Selling Them the Brand - Sell the Benefits of your company and [...]