FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. Jan. 17, 2011
Results from the IT Employment Report:
- Thirty-seven percent of IT workers believe the economy is getting stronger, compared to 20 percent in the third quarter of 2010.
- Nearly half (49 percent)of IT workers are confident in their ability to find a new job, up six percentage points from the previous quarter.
- More than three-fourths (78 percent ) of IT workers believe it is not likely they will lose their jobs, up 13 percentage points from the third quarter of 2010 .
- In the fourth quarter of 2010, fewer IT workers indicated that they are likely to make a job transition. Specifically, 32 percent of workers indicated the likelihood of looking for a new job versus the 38 percent who expressed this belief in the previous quarter.