Investment banks lead the charge for experienced IT developers

Hadfield, William; Hadfield, Will
March 2006
Computer Weekly;3/21/2006, p23
Trade Publication
The article presents information on a study conducted by ReThink Recruitment, a recruitment consultancy, which says that investment banks are placing more than 50% of all new financial services Information Technology (IT) job advertisements. The company examined 2,093 financial services IT job advertisements running during the first week of March 2006. Retail banks' share of new IT job advertisements was just 16%, against the 57% share recorded by investment banks. Next to this, insurers placed 18% of new advertisements, fund managers 6%, and hedge funds 3%.


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