Monthly Hiring Report

by DIVERSANT on July 7, 2017

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 difficult time finding Network Engineers, please contact one of our local offices to get support with recruiting the talent that your business needs.

As a reminder, 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.

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