Demand for ICT staff grows by 11 percent




The number of vacancies to be searched for ICT staff rose in the first half of this year by 11 percent compared with the same period a year ago. Especially software developers would have liked.

That says Yacht, a recruitment agency that periodically examines the labor market for ICT professionals. According to the researchers, the demand for highly skilled ICT professionals, such as managers, testers and project managers, increased in the first half of this year once again. In particular, software developers are sought: Yacht counted more than 27,000 vacancies for developers, an increase of 11 percent compared to the first half of 2013 is striking the increased demand for security managers:. Functions such demand increased by as much as 93.5 percent. However, it goes to about 800 jobs.

According Yacht large ICT projects are becoming less likely to get started. Costs better in the hand Would increasingly opt for smaller projects because they are more manageable and agile. Thereby often work with agile software development using Scrum for example. This has increased the demand for ICT managers from 23 percent to explain the researchers: they must lead such projects smoothly.

Netherlands ICT presented in May at its annual ICT Market Monitor still it is expected that the demand for ICT professionals in the next five years will increase. eighteen percent As a result, the demand will be greater than the supply.


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