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Monthly Hiring Report

September Hiring Report This month we bring to you the September Monthly Hiring Report. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports a job growth of 156,000 for August. Unemployment is a 4.1%, slightly lower than the previous month. Majority job gains were in professional and business services, manufacturing & construction. Job losses were in government (-9,000) and information (-8,000) sectors. The tech skill that's in high demand this month is Business Analyst with 229,018 job postings. Career Builder also reports an estimated 12,990 candidates are actively seeking jobs in this area. If your company is having a difficult time finding Business Analysts, get in touch with one of our local offices for support…

DIVERSANT Makes BE 100s 2017 Nation’s Largest Black Businesses

Red Bank, New Jersey - DIVERSANT, a certified minority business enterprise (MBE) ranks #21 on Black Enterprise 2017 List of Nation's Largest Black Businesses. This list recognizes the most profitable African-American owned businesses in the United States. DIVERSANT has moved up the ranks from #29 in 2016 which demonstrates the rapid growth that the firm continues to see since starting in 2005. "This is yet another great milestone for DIVERSANT which we are grateful to experience despite the challenges of the ever changing world of technology. We've been fortune to have a great team of staffing professionals and leaders to help…

Monthly Hiring Report

August Hiring Report Welcome to the August Monthly Hiring Report. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports a positive job growth of 209,000 jobs added in July. Unemployment is at 4.3%, slightly lower than the previous month. Most job gains were in leisure and hospitality and education & health services. Job losses were in utilities, -1,000 jobs, and transportation and warehousing, -1,000 jobs. The tech skill that's in high demand this month is Security Engineer with 978,327 job postings. Career Builder also reports tan estimated 76,464 candidates are actively seeking jobs in this area. If your company is having a difficult time finding Security Engineers, please contact one of…

DIVERSANT Makes SIA’s 2017 Largest IT Staffing Firms in the U.S. List

Red Bank, New Jersey - DIVERSANT, a minority business enterprise (MBE),  named one of the 2017 Largest IT Staffing Firms in the United States by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). The annual list highlights 43 firms that generated a minimum of $100 million in U.S. information technology temporary staffing revenue in 2016.  DIVERSANT made the list posting $164M in revenue, moving up the ranks to #30 from #43 in 2016. Gene Waddy, CEO of DIVERSANT,  stated, “It's great to continue to not only make the list but to also see that we are growing as a leading IT staffing firm. The progress that we're making as a minority-owned…

The Top 3 Hottest Jobs Right Now

By, Nick Lombard, Sr. Analyst with DIVERSANT, one of the largest IT staffing firms in the U.S. It's a fact, IT Jobs in the U.S. are surging right now, and while there's a broad variety of popular IT positions available, we've zeroed in on the top 3 hottest jobs that companies are looking to hire for right now. 1. IT Security With the growing number of cyber threats on the rise every day that affect entire organizations, cities, and countries (think of the recent WannaCry virus), IT Security jobs have never been hotter in the U.S.   In fact, there are…

Consultant Spotlight, Somashish Roy, Senior Project Manager

Congratulations to Somashish for demonstrating excellence! Mr. Roy's outstanding performance with one of our banking and financial clients has earned him the recognition as a Top Performer. Responsible for several high priority projects as a senior project manager, "he demonstrated his skills consistently by following up on outstanding issues, driving the teams to complete tasks to meet timelines, and escalating to management in a timely manner when deliverables are at risk," stated the client. "He takes the initiative to identify opportunities on how he can contribute to the strategic goals of the team." Mr. Roy sets the bar high as a star…

Monthly Hiring Report

July Hiring Report Welcome to our 2nd issue of the Monthly Hiring Report. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports a positive job growth with 222,000 jobs added in June. Unemployment continues to be low at 4.4%. The majority of job gains was in the area of health care. Job losses reported at 4,000 from the information sector. This tech skill highlight for this month is Network Engineer with 728,820 job postings which demonstrates that there is a high demand for this talent. Career Builder also reports that there are only 101,700 candidates actively seeking jobs in this area. If your company is having a…

Monthly Hiring Report

June Hiring Report We are pleased to launch our first issue of the Monthly Hiring Report. This report provides insights to the job market in terms of unemployment rate, job gains, and job losses in specific industries. Because IT talent is in high demand, a different tech skill will be highlighted each month along with the expected compensation for the job and an overview of how easy, or difficult, it may be to find quality talent for that specific role. Click on the image above to view this month's issue.  If you have any questions regarding this report, please get in touch at…

Consultant Spotlight, Greg Herrin, Project Test Coordinator

Thank you Greg for your exceptional partnership. Greg Herrin is recognized as a Top Performer by one of our banking and financial services clients. Joining the team late into the project, "Greg led the project teams to deliver and execute the Project Test Plan for the entire project including end-to-end testing," mentioned by our client. Utilizing his skills of high accuracy and great attention to details, he completed numerous documentation revisions to ensure that the actual work was recorded correctly. "Greg was always professional, maintained a positive attitude despite the twists and turns in the "ask" for the project, inspired a collaborative environment, tactfully…

Consultant Spotlight, Supratim Pal, Systems Engineer

Supratim, we appreciate your excellent work! In the words of our client, "Supratim Rocks!" As a Systems Engineer, Mr. Pal is recognized as an outstanding partner to our client. "On a daily basis, he steps up to run down numerous alerts and errors and is often called on to stand by for my team when we have to step away for a few minutes. Supratim's attitude and professionalism exemplify the Company's Values of Delivering together and Trusting the team."  In this role, teamwork is a critical component when working in a corporate environment along with creativity and innovation. Supratim definitely exhibits…