CIO Insight: A new report from IT staffing firm Technisource reveals that tech workers are feeling more optimistic about their job prospects. A poll finds that in the fourth quarter, 37 percent of those surveyed believe the economy is getting stronger, up from 20 percent the previous quarter. Other key findings include the following:
- 49 percent of respondents are confident in their ability to find a new job, up from 43 percent in the last quarter.
- 78 percent of respondents do not believe it is likely they will lose their jobs, an increase from 65 percent.
- 47 percent of respondents do not feel that the number of job opportunities are declining.
- 68 percent of respondents have confidence in the future of their current employer.