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To stay competitive and maximize return on investment (ROI), organizations must keep pace with the latest information technology research. IT research related to IT trends and the IT workforce provides valuable insight into what issues are impacting the industry and helps to better inform strategic business decisions.


RESEARCH WE DO | TEKsystems partners with 6,000 clients annually and speaks with over 100,000 IT professionals every week. We gather insights on hot IT industry trends and topics as well as the IT professionals who lead, support and execute them.

How do we conduct our research?

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    TEKsystems' IT Forecast Surveys

    We survey IT leaders to gain insight into how industry trends will impact their IT budgets, IT hiring and top initiatives for the coming year.
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    TEKsystems' IT Management Surveys

    We regularly conduct research with IT employers and IT employees to offer advice on how to optimize how organizations attract, develop and retain great IT people.

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    TEKsystems' Internal Data and Third Party Sources

    We leverage our proprietary data and third party sources to report on trends in IT spending, IT projects, workforce supply and demand, hot IT skills, and compensation.
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    TEKsystems' IT Leadership Councils

    We facilitate focus groups and councils with IT decision makers to discuss the trends and challenges impacting their businesses.
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    Co-Sponsored IT Trends

    We regularly partner with industry organizations, media publications and other research firms to gather intelligence on IT-related issues and services.
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    TEKsystems' IT Buyer Satisfaction Surveys

    We survey buyers of IT staffing and IT services to understand their satisfaction with their vendor relationships and areas of improvement.

Featured Research: We are known for what we know!

  • TEKsystems’ Annual IT Forecast for 2015
    IT leaders have lower expectations for budget increases for the coming year, yet confidence in the IT department’s ability to meet business demands continues to grow. This conviction may partly be attributed to the consistency seen in the IT leaders’ views on the biggest impact areas to the business—security, business intelligence (BI)...
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  • IT Job Search Trends: Finding the Best-Fit Candidates and Positions
    Whether looking to fill open positions at your organization, or searching for the next opportunity to grow your career, the job search process can be overwhelming. This is especially true in IT, as the rapid changes in technology mean there is a constant demand for new or niche skill sets. Organizations and IT candidates alike can...
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  • Develop a Strategic Approach to Optimize the Contingent IT Workforce
    IT leaders are increasingly turning to the contingent workforce―contractors, freelancers and temporary workers―to bridge skills and resource gaps, with nearly 69 percent citing this labor pool as critical to their organizational success. In order to fully recognize the value this group can provide, organizations should develop a...
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