IT Consulting and Contracting Market Stabilized in 2009 and Expected to Grow by 4% in 2010

Even when overall job market was declining in 2009, the IT consulting and contracting market stabilized in 2009.

Ashburn, VA, September 14, 2010: The number of jobs posted by the companies that subscribe to the service of [Now], shows a steady growth of IT Consulting and Contracting Job Market in the United State during the year 2009. Similar trends are seen in Jan and February 2010. Our predictive forecasting projects the consulting market to grow by 4% compared to the first quarter of 2009.

Demand for Java, J2EE skills in the year 2009

Though there was a slight fall in the demand for Java, J2EE Skills in last quarter of 2009, the demand was at its peak in the month of September 2009.

The growth in IT Consulting and Contracting job report is based on jobs posted by random sample of 700 employers. Over 6,000 IT consulting/staffing companies registered with, that posting over 40,000 jobs per month.

Individual Skill Trend Report:

California (CA), New Jersey (NJ), New York (NY), Texas (TX), and Pennsylvania (PA) were the top 5 states among other US states, where the demand for Java, J2EE skills were high.

Individual Skill by State Trend Report:

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Quarterly IT Consulting Report

This report is compiled from contract positions posted at [Now] for IT consulting and contracting jobs during 2009-Q2 and 2010-Q2. TechFetch analyzes over 30,000 jobs posted by over 400 employers across the US to publish this report. These statistics are specific to IT consulting opportunities posted at


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