Beyond COVID-19 hiring in Singapore: Four areas of growth to boost IT talent

Digital capabilities to help customers during pandemic. The COVID-19 crisis has had a profound impact on most industries in Singapore, and this is particularly true of the tech space, said Grant Torrens, regional director of Hays in Singapore. “Alongside Singapore’s commitment to becoming a smart nation, the pandemic has accelerated…

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What it takes to be a CIO in Asia

They have had to rise to the challenge of quickly transitioning the workforce. The role of Chief Information Officer (CIOs) is currently faces an extremely fast-changing environment amid the speed of technology advancements. Current global events have pushed CIOs to establish themselves as a key part of the executive suite,…

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Digital Transformation in Hong Kong’s insurance sector will shape hiring trends

Financial services and insurance are still seeking critical hires to supplement their activities and digital transformation. The events of 2020 have directly impacted the permanent hiring market in Hong Kong as businesses reevaluate their financial resources and focus on curbing their spend. However, businesses in buoyant sectors like the financial…

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The hiring landscape of IT staff in APAC

CIOs are facing tighter recruiting processes and demand for staff with remote working experience. Recruitment of IT workers hasn’t stopped, in an A/NZ survey of IT hiring managers, states research conducted by Hays in June, 40 per cent had ongoing recruitment needs, far outstripping the 21 per cent who had…

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Hays’ digital technology hiring trends Asia 2020

The rapid pace of change in digital transformation for Asian organisation has undoubtedly pushed more candidates to give their skillset a good hard look and examine their relevancy and potential to upskill, stated the 2020 Hays Asia Salary Guide: Towards a Digitised and Flexible Future. According to the global recruitment…

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