Monthly Hiring Report

by DIVERSANT on September 21, 2017

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 with any of your IT talent needs.

About this report: This review provides insights to the job market in terms of unemployment rate, job gains, and job losses in specific industries. With IT talent is in high demand, we will highlight a different skill set each month along with the expected compensation and an overview of how easy, or difficult, it may be to find quality talent for the role.


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