Technology talent trends report

attracting talent during a tech skills shortage

It’s no secret: information technology jobs are in high demand in Australia! Developers, Cyber Security specialists, and Data Scientists are only the beginning of a long list of critical tech skills that are in short supply.

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the implementation of new information technologies, IT strategies and methodologies across most businesses. Without the right technology talent in place, digital transformation strategies cannot succeed.

In this report, our Six Degrees Executive tech experts - Katrina Park, Nicole Cooke & Mark Watson - explore the current and future trends in the technology talent market. Leave with practical advice and market salary insights to remain competitive in your market, and from a business point of view, to attract and recruit top talent in a tech skills shortage.

​today's biggest technology talent trends:

  • A competitive, candidate-driven market

  • In-demand roles reflect organisations' tech priorities

  • The rise in contractor employment

  • Finding future technology leaders

  • Emerging and developing roles

  • Extra - Advice for hiring top tech talent in a competitive market

  • Extra - Salary insights