Tag Archives: IT Development

Can IT Training Land You a Higher Salary?

Our recent post “Where to Next? The Workforce or Classroom” discusses the value of experience over education. As much as it’s hard to gauge the preference of one employer, staying up-to-date in your field can only improve your candidacy for … Continue reading

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The Most Popular Programming Languages of 2014

IT professionals need to seize every advantage when career hunting. Despite the importance of soft skills and experience, workers can surpass their competition by adding a few new programming languages to their resume. But which language to start with? Below … Continue reading

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Best Cities in Ontario to Work in IT

In light of Computer World’s newest release, “100 Best Places to Work in IT 2014,” a survey that examines various economies and employers in the US, it is only fitting that we too investigate a few of Ontario’s best employment … Continue reading

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Hiring Survey Forecasts a Prosperous Second Half

Dice.com has conducted another IT hiring survey – one involving 700 hiring managers and recruiters – to gauge employer focus moving into 2014’s second half. According to the results, 70% of companies look to hire more IT professionals in the … Continue reading

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Cloud Computing Skills Employers Seek

The 2014 IT Forecast, a report published by TEKsystems, promises a 59% spending leap in cloud computing this year. As most recruiters, employers, and job seekers are painfully aware of, however, the Canadian IT talent shortage impedes this growth. For … Continue reading

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Integrated Infrastructure/Platforms and Networking Market Developments

According to a recent IDC report, the global revenue for Integrated Infrastructure and Platforms increased 46.6% between 2012 and 2013, equalling roughly $7.6 billion by fourth quarter. Under this category, data storage also rose 78.6%. Last year alone, Integrated Platforms … Continue reading

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A Brief Look at First Quarter 2014

Although not all reports have surfaced, some information is available on the IT sector’s performance during first quarter 2014. Following such trends can help job seekers identify current prospects and forecast opportunities. Let’s see what this year’s first few months … Continue reading

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