IT technical skills

  • September 29, 2005 29 Sep'05

    Demand for senior IT staff growing; as is bullying

    Demand for senior IT staff - particularly women - is growing, but workplace bullying is also more likely the higher up the IT ladder you scale, according to a report from e-Skills, the industry body for IT, telecoms and contact centre staff.

  • September 23, 2005 23 Sep'05

    Java programmers can make easy .net switch

    It should only take a month for Java developers to transfer their object-oriented programming skills to .net

  • September 19, 2005 19 Sep'05

    Should I go it alone or hone people skills?

    I have been working as a SQL Server database administrator for the past six years but I now long to move up the career ladder. I have little knowledge of serious development. I am not sure if I should go down the people management route as this will...

  • August 30, 2005 30 Aug'05

    Firms face fierce competition for business skills, warns Forrester

    Companies will find it harder to recruit IT people with business skills as they compete with specialist outsourcing advisers in a shrinking labour market, Forrester Research has warned.

  • August 23, 2005 23 Aug'05

    Work on leadership and persuasion to join IT management

    IT employees should develop their leadership and persuasion skills if they want to become IT managers, an analysis of key workplace competencies has revealed.

  • August 08, 2005 08 Aug'05

    CSC signs deal to protect UK staff

    The UK arm of Computer Sciences Corporation has signed an agreement with Amicus, the UK's largest private sector union, that promises no compulsory redundancies and commitments to invest in the skills of its UK staff.