Tech Trends Q3 2012

The unemployment rate for technology professionals dropped in the third quarter to 3.3 percent, as compared to 4.2 percent in the same quarter a year ago according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Through September, technology consulting has created more than 56,000 new positions this year, including 17,300 in the third quarter.

“Ten straight quarters of job gains for technology consultants is no small feat. On-demand talent continues to be a dominant theme in this recovery,” said Alice Hill, Managing Director, and President, Dice Labs.

For more, visit Dice’s Tech Trends Q3 2012.