[Now] predicts tech contract jobs to open up in Q3 2010

20% Increase in demand for IT consultants during Q2 2010 compared to Q2 2009. Data Warehousing and Java are hot skills in demand.

Ashburn, VA, September 14, 2010: Consulting Information Technology (IT) jobs growth in Q2 of 2010 reached 20% higher compared to same period of 2009. During this quarter, every month recorded an increased number of IT job postings compared to 2009.

According to Prabakaran Murugaiah, Founder and CEO of [Now], "the current trend shows that the demand for consulting technology jobs is increasing in the US". A detailed dynamic report by skill and state is available at

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.

California (CA), New York (NY), Minnesota (MN), Ohio (OH) and Texas (TX) were the top 5 states among other US states, where the demand for Mobile Application skills were high.

Individual Skill by State Trend Report:

Map of USA

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


Founded in 2007, [Now] is one of the fast growing networks of technology recruiters and talents. Our technology connects relevant job and resume in 30 seconds. The network is powered by FETCH an innovative and disruptive technology from [Now]. The FETCH engine is trusted by over 6,000 technology staffing companies that post over 40,000 technology jobs every month. Our mission is to eliminate technology sector unemployment. For more information about this report, contact Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy, CTO, 703-880-8741.

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By Skills:
Java, J2EE SAP DBAs Siebel C++, VC++
Mainframe PeopleSoft Oracle Apps QA / Testing Web / Internet
IT Executives Reporting Tools Business Analyst Sys Admin/Network
Mobile Application Database Developer Data Warehousing/ETL Dot NET, ASP, VB, C# Unix, C, Shell Scripting
Project Management
By States:
Alabama (AL) Alaska (AK) Arizona (AZ) Arkansas (AR) California (CA) Colorado (CO)
Connecticut (CT) Delaware (DE) Florida (FL) Georgia (GA) Hawaii (HI) Idaho (ID)
Illinois (IL) Indiana (IN) Iowa (IA) Kansas (KS) Kentucky (KY) Louisiana (LA)
Maine (ME) Maryland (MD) Massachusetts (MA) Michigan (MI) Minnesota (MN) Mississippi (MS)
Missouri (MO) Montana (MT) Nebraska (NE) Nevada (NV) New Hampshire (NH) New Jersey (NJ)
New Mexico (NM) New York (NY) North Carolina (NC) North Dakota (ND) Ohio (OH) Oklahoma (OK)
Oregon (OR) Pennsylvania (PA) Rhode Island (RI) South Carolina (SC) South Dakota (SD) Tennessee (TN)
Texas (TX) Utah (UT) Vermont (VT) Virginia (VA) Washington (WA) District of Columbia (DC)
West Virginia (WV) Wisconsin (WI) Wyoming (WY)