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Following the success of the first Best Places to Work in IT awards, Computer Weekly is again looking to showcase the UK's best...  

Following the success of the first Best Places to Work in IT awards, Computer Weekly is again looking to showcase the UK's best employers of IT professionals and highlight employment best practice. There are 17 categories spread across 10 industry sectors.



Visit to fill in the entry form: you will have to answer basic questions about your company - from benefits offered to the training budget.

The deadline for entries is 13 September 2004. If the judges require more information about your department, you may be contacted and asked to supply this in late September or early October. The shortlist will be finalised by the end of this year, and published in Computer Weekly in January 2005.

Winners will be announced on Wednesday 2 March 2005 at a ceremony at the Park Lane Hotel, London, which will celebrate the achievements of IT professionals in their place of work.

If you work in a great workplace for IT professionals, we want your organisation to receive the recognition it deserves. Don't forget, the deadline for entries is Monday 13 September 2004.

Click here for more details and an application form >>

The sponsors of the awards       

Overall sponsor

Since in inception in 1982, a singular vision has propelled Sun Microsystems ti tis position as a leading provider of industrial-strength hardware, software and services that make the Net work

IT software, hardware and services 
Pathway IT Resourcing is dedicated to excellence in resourcing   

Central and local government 
Real ITResourcing Public Sector Partnership specialises in the placement of ICT staff in public sector organisations throughout the UK   

Business services 
Progressive is one of the largest and recruitment companies in Europe   

Media, hospitality, entertainment and leisure and other public and non-profit sectors 
Hudson IT offers expert advice on the market and all aspects of candidate attraction. A global player with 4,000 staff in 27 countries worldwide it offers a local approach with international experience   

Manufacturing & engineering: Utilities and communications
Search IT is a division of Search Consultancy. Established in 1987, it provides permanent, contract and outsourcing recruitment solutions for every major industry sector 

Retail, wholesale and distribution 
The IT Job Board was established in April 2002 and has a unique user base of about 300,000 individuals, who can view more than 20,000 advertised vacancies daily   

Banking and finance 
Orgtel Finance was founded in 2000 with the goal of delivering high-calibre staff to two niche markets - quantitative finance and telecommunications   

Overall winner 
Madison Black is a City-based recruitment consultancy specialising in delivering contract and permanent options

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