3 Tips to Attract IT Talent in 2022

3 Tips to Attract IT Talent in 2022

To attract IT talent is becoming harder. With current vacancies in the UK at record levels – 62.5% higher than pre-pandemic – the power is firmly in the hands of the candidates. Coupled with a general supply of candidates, it’s the perfect storm!...
6 Tips to Conduct a Successful Remote Interview

6 Tips to Conduct a Successful Remote Interview

The remote interview is here to stay! Despite final restrictions now being lifted, remote interviews are still the first choice for hiring managers and candidates. Not only does it give more flexibility to the candidates, but it also allows you to screen faster and in...
The Contest for IT Talent Continues

The Contest for IT Talent Continues

IT talent has always been in high demand, but no more so than right now! We are now at the point where many companies are chasing the same scarce talent. Therefore, we are seeing double-digit pay increases in some areas of IT. But where does it end? And what about the...
What is Your Leadership Style

What is Your Leadership Style

Today, discussing leadership style has become an extremely popular area. Many argue that a manager’s leadership style is one of the fundamental elements that determines the extent of both business and employee success. Therefore, it’s important that you understand...
How to Effectively Conduct an Interview

How to Effectively Conduct an Interview

Interviews – they are the most effective way to reduce your shortlist, while getting to know your new potential employees. You’ve probably completed lots of interviews, however, the power really is now with the candidate.  As candidate experience takes...
Recruiting Facts and Stats for 2022

Recruiting Facts and Stats for 2022

Recruiting over the last 12 months has been an interesting ride. Remote working, skills shortages and record numbers of vacancies has all had an impact. But as we creep ever closer to the end of 2021, what will next year bring?  We’ve scoured the market to find...
Should you Recruit Before Christmas?

Should you Recruit Before Christmas?

Should you recruit before Christmas? It’s a question no doubt on a lot of hiring managers minds right now. Do you wait until the New Year? Or do you go out to market now? Which is more likely to give you the best IT candidates? You may think that candidates turn...
Why You Should Never Give a Counter Offer

Why You Should Never Give a Counter Offer

Someone just handed in their notice. It’s a complete surprise and now you’re stuck. Should you counter offer? Persuade them to stay? You know that it costs more to recruit someone new than to retain someone on a slightly higher salary. So, offering more...
The Benefits of Offering Hybrid Working

The Benefits of Offering Hybrid Working

When it comes to attracting candidates, the benefits of offering hybrid working are something you should consider. As we all return to spending more time in the office, is it necessary to have your team on site for 5 days? We appreciate that some roles in IT are hard...
The 5 Highest Paying IT Jobs in 2021

The 5 Highest Paying IT Jobs in 2021

Want to know which are the highest paying IT jobs in the UK right now? The increases in IT salaries are big news at the moment. And the trend is set to continue throughout 2022. So if you are considering a new career, or your next step in IT, you need to know the best...
Top 4 Tips for Hiring the Right Employee in IT

Top 4 Tips for Hiring the Right Employee in IT

Hiring the right employee is key to the success of your business. But in a skills crisis you may find yourself having to be a little more flexible than in previous years. However, there are still some key things you need to look for when hiring. Ability to produce...