IT has outperformed the wider jobs market in terms of unemployment rates and salary increases — and the latest figures suggest things are getting even better.
However, Sid Barnes, executive director of Computer People, said much of this increase is a result of critical roles being reinstated after severe public-sector cuts. "We can't get carried away with it because it's growth from a very, very low base. These are critical roles, and for the first time public-sector employers have budget to fill these roles," Barnes told ZDNet UK's sister site silicon.com.
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