This IDC Survey Spotlight highlights the challenges EMEA businesses are facing when it comes to sourcing critical skills for their needs. This data is based on IDC's EMEA FERS Survey Europe study, fielded from April 3-5, 2021. The 530 European respondents in the study were based in the U.K., France, Germany, Russia. Poland, Romania, Italy, Spain, and the Nordics, representing a wide range of industries. Respondents ranged from line managers to executive-level decision makers and included both IT stakeholders and line-of-business management.