Here are the final stats from the survey I have been presenting recently.
A reader set up the survey to help shed light on the debate surrounding the UK IT skills shortage. There was a healthy 170 respondents.
This post looks at how long the respondents have spent out of work in the last 5 years.
The questionnaire asked: How many months have you spent out of work in the last 5 years?
The survey said:
But that still leaves a significant 40% that have spent time out of work and almost 10% that have been out of work for over a year.
It is important to realise we have not differentiated between in-house IT staff and contractors.
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