Talent shortages in Tech are being compounded by changes to IR35 and impact on public sector.
IT Jobs Watch reports a 94% YoY increase in Public Sector Project Manager contractor vacancies in the three months to April 2017.
This chimes with the Dice 2017 Job Market Report, which indicates that 66% of contractors are looking to shift contract within the next three months
Strong start to 2017 for tech jobs When compared to the first quarter of 2016, IT job postings have increased by 4% The technology jobs market in the UK is off to a strong start in 2017, according to research from CompTIA. The analysis, using statistics from Burning Glass Labour Insights, found that since the last quarter of 2016 the number of IT positions advertised has increased by nearly 90,000 (+3%). When compared to the first quarter of 2016, IT job postings have increased by 4%.