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3rd March 2015

Checking IT skills gaps across your staff


IT is a fast moving sector and it’s easy to fall behind. Fall behind in your service offering and you don’t win accounts, and falling behind in your staff’s technical skills means you may not complete the project.

We recently surveyed Microsoft Partners for our report ‘Staff Resourcing Models used by Microsoft Partners’. We wanted to establish the mix of permanent/contract staff and whether their skills were keeping pace with market demand.

Checking IT skills gaps across your staff

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2nd March 2015

Is your office in a ‘hot spot’ for contractor recruitment?


Can your office location affect your ability to attract the right staff? Curo analysed the postcodes for all Microsoft Partner offices and cross-referenced them with the postcodes of over 15,000 Microsoft contractors – with surprising results.

We attempted to find the ratio of contractors to partners in each UK postcode. The result was a map of ‘cold’ and ‘hot’ spots for contractor recruitment.

Is your office in a ‘hot spot’ for contractor recruitment?

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