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9 Industries Hiring IT Pros Now

If you're looking for an IT job this year, you might want to start with these types of companies, perhaps focusing on the job types that are hot in a given sector.
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2.Technology

According to Mike Durney, CEO of DHI Group, Inc., parent company of the online job board Dice.com, the technology industry is one of the hottest areas for IT employment. He said that in his company's most recent hiring survey, "57% of the respondents who anticipate more hiring of tech professionals sit squarely within technology companies."

Tech firms are experiencing a boom as trends like cloud computing, the Internet of Things (IoT) and big data analytics induce other organizations to increase their technology budgets. In fact, Gartner predicts that worldwide IT spending will rise 2.9 percent in 2017 to reach $3.5 trillion. In order to meet this growing demand for software and services, many technology companies are increasing their own hiring of IT professionals.

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Cynthia Harvey is a freelance writer and editor based in the Detroit area. She has been covering the technology industry for more than fifteen years. View Full Bio

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