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Nov 2017 - Market Presentation - Doc # CA43199517

The 2017 Canadian IT Skills Gap Report

By: Vladyslav Mukherjee, Jason BremnerResearch Vice President, Industry and Business Solutions

On-line Presentation


This IDC Presentation explores how Canadian companies approach IT skills shortages. IDC's research suggests that the Canadian IT skills gap in 2016 was equivalent to 46,000 FTEs. This number represents the total number IT resources that had to be sourced externally due to IT skills shortages in Canadian companies. This Presentation also explores the types of positions that are experiencing IT skills shortages, the strategies used by Canadian companies to address these shortages, and the impact of automation on the IT skills gap.


  • 20 slides

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