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News from Foote Partners

Foote Partners News Release: Q2 2022 IT Skills Demand and Pay Trends Report

May 20, 2022

Summary of the latest trends in extra cash awarded by employers to talented tech professionals for 1,238 non-certified and certified tech related skills. 40 pages of graphs, tables, and detailed analysis of:
--Winners and losers: Which certified and non-certified tech skills are earning the highest cash pay premiums? Which have gained or lost the most market value, and by how much?
--Which are paying well above average and still gaining in market value?
--2Q 2022 IT Skills VOLATILITY INDEX: 15 years of quarterly markey volatility indexing of tech skills supply and demand
--Discussion of latest tech labor trends and our forecast of what to expect in the next 12-24 months.

Foote Partners News Release: Q1 2022 IT Skills Demand and Pay Trends Report

February 4, 2022

Summary of the latest trends in extra cash awarded by employers to talented tech professionals for 1,209 non-certified and certified tech related skills. 54 pages of graphs, tables, and detailed analysis of:
--Winners and losers: Which certified and non-certified tech skills are earning the highest cash pay premiums? Which have gained or lost the most market value, and by how much?
--Which are paying well above average and still gaining in market value?
--1Q 2022 IT Skills VOLATILITY INDEX: 15 years of quarterly markey volatility indexing of tech skills supply and demand
--Discussion of latest tech labor trends and our forecast of what to expect in the next 12-24 months.

Foote Partners News Release: Q4 2021 IT Skills Demand and Pay Trends Report

November 26, 2021

Summary of the latest trends in extra cash awarded by employers to talented tech professionals for 1,185 non-certified and certified tech related skills. 36 pages of graphs, tables, and detailed analysis of:
--Winners and losers: Which certified and non-certified tech skills are earning the highest cash pay premiums? Which have gained or lost the most market value, and by how much?
--Which are paying well above average and still gaining in market value?
--4Q 2021 IT Skills VOLATILITY INDEX: 14 years of quarterly markey volatility indexing of tech skills supply and demand
--Discussion of latest tech labor trends and our forecast of what to expect in the next 12-24 months.