New Year, New Direction
This month’s ICT Skills and Training report explores the possibility of a ‘new year, new you’. Fiona Alston reports on what’s hot in the jobs market, and where you might find yourself reskilling to make a change in 2019.
It's that time of year again: the novelty of the gym membership has expired, the ostentatious activewear has disappeared to the back of the wardrobe and the attempt at a new diet has floundered, but you’ve finally made it through January. The New Year, new you is back to the old you. That is, of course, unless you are getting itchy feet and looking for perhaps a more realistic challenge. This month, we are taking a look at the hot areas to move to, where the demand is and how to get there. “After Christmas seems to be the time where people are geared up to make the move,” said Jason McNeill, Sales Director at Vantage Resources. “You also see it in the summer time, people have their summer holidays and then decide to make the move. There just seems to be a slight spike during those times.