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May 2015: Top-Paying Tech Security Jobs The high-profile security breaches of the past few years have made it clear that organizations need to do everything necessary… continue…
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5 Mistakes Tech Managers Make When Hiring If you’re serious about hiring the best tech talent today, you have to be both fast and smart. However, some… continue…
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Tech Managers’ Checklist for Making the Right Hire Today’s technology jobs are tied directly to business outcomes, which means that successful hires must offer more than expertise in… continue…

Tech Unemployment Continues to Fall

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Unemployment among tech pros dropped to 1.9 percent in April, according to new data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. That’s the lowest unemployment rate since June 2008. Not all technology segments saw unemployment dip: Computer and electronic-product manufacturing lost 1,000 jobs in April. But that was more than offset by the 9,100 positions added to technology consulting. Data processing, hosting, and related services also gained 100 jobs during the month. The unemployment rate for tech pros has steadily… continue…

Dice Skills Center Updates

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Whether gainfully employed or between jobs, tech pros are always looking to improve on their professional abilities. Staying on top of the latest tech skills is critical not only to those pros who want to create their best work and move to the next stage in their career, but also the recruiters trying to place them in the best possible positions. To help with all those goals, we’ve been working hard on a number of tools. One of these new tools,… continue…

Communicate Effectively with Our Recruiting Toolkit

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Recruiters need to be great communicators in order to find the best talent for organizations and clients. They could probably get everything they need from hiring managers and candidates if they had a couple hours to sit down and chew the fat—but who has that kind of time? That’s why Dice created our new Recruiting Communications Toolkit, designed to help you gather critical hiring information quickly and effectively. We asked the most effective recruiters in the business to provide insights… continue…

Tech Hiring Trends Q1 2015: Unemployment Dips (Again)

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  Employment data from the first quarter of 2015 suggests that the technology industry’s hiring momentum continued virtually unchecked into the new year, with the unemployment rate averaging 2.3 percent—the lowest rate recorded since the second quarter of 2008, when the unemployment rate hit 2.1 percent. If that news wasn’t good enough for tech professionals, the unemployment rate continued to dip over the course of the quarter, from 2.5 percent in January to 2.0 percent in March. Web developers, computer-systems… continue…

10 Answers to Your Burning Social, Boolean, and Passive Questions

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Johnny Campbell is here to answer your questions about everything from Boolean searches to social sourcing and nurturing passive talent. continue…

Introducing Dice Skills Center

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Ever been handed a requisition for a tech candidate, only to find it features two or three languages you’ve never seen before? If so, never fear: Dice’s new Skills Center, now in Beta, offers at-a-glance access to information on hundreds of tech skills, from ACF2 to z/OS. Even the most tech-savvy recruiter can have a hard time keeping up with today’s rapidly changing technologies. The Skills Center makes it easy. But beware, you could easily spend an hour or two reading pages of… continue…

April 2015: The Fastest-Trending Skills

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It’s no surprise that tech pros skilled in data analytics and building apps continue to be in high demand by employers. That being said, some skills are more frequently requested than others, as demonstrated by Dice’s latest analysis of its online job postings. In the past few years, several tech skills have skyrocketed in terms of demand. Although some of these sought-after tech skills don’t enjoy the widespread popularity of JavaScript, C# and other ubiquitous languages and skillsets, they’ve become… continue…

Join Dice at ERE Recruiting Conference and Save 10%

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10% ERE Discount. 100% Worth It. Register Today It’s a war out there for top talent. In order to lead your talent acquisition team to victory, you’re going to need the latest tips, tools, and insights to attack the candidate market. Join Manish Dixit, VP of Product and Engineer at Dice, at ERE Recruiting Conference and learn to tackle your greatest recruiting leadership challenges. You will be amongst hundreds of in-house talent acquisition leaders stepping out of their comfort zone and approaching talent… continue…

The Power of Partnership Improves Dice Search

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You talked. We listened. Thanks to your feedback, we’ve revamped our search functionality and improved results relevancy so you can find talent faster. continue…