Demand for IT professionals reaches all-time highContract roles twice as numerous as full-time onesBy 05/22/2007|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 06/04/2007 The demand for IT professionals in Canada is on the rise and shows no sign of slowing down, according to a new report. According to statistics compiled by IT staffing firm CNC Global, the demand for IT staff in Canadian companies reached an all-time high during the first quarter of 2007. These latest numbers reflect a 10-per-cent increase over the last quarter and even surpassed the demand experienced during the build up to Y2K. “The demand for IT professionals has been increasing steadily over the past 36 months demonstrating a steady growth. This continues to put pressure on the talent supply. It is also forcing companies to adopt new ways to attract the talent that they need. We’re seeing this right across the country,” said Terry Power, president of CNC Global. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.