Nearly 14,000 IT pros took our 2012 salary survey, providing insights into salaries and bonuses. What can you learn to increase your paycheck and career satisfaction?
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There must be some reason people spend their lives in hotels and airplanes, right? Money's the most-cited reason people choose contracting or consulting, by 45% of staff and 56% of managers. Staff-level consultants and contractors report median salaries 19% higher than IT staffers overall, and for managers the premium is 12%. But 32% of staff and 18% of managers say they do it because they couldn't find full-time work, and 30% of staff and 41% of managers say it's to have flexible hours.
InformationWeek Must Reads Oct. 21, 2014InformationWeek's new Must Reads is a compendium of our best recent coverage of digital strategy. Learn why you should learn to embrace DevOps, how to avoid roadblocks for digital projects, what the five steps to API management are, and more.