The change of rules for the US visas by Donald Trump last year badly impacted all the industries especially the IT sector, which is the biggest market for the IT companies. As a result, more than 56,000 employees were laid off. However, this year the IT sector has turned a corner, and leading IT companies are looking to hire till March 2019.
According to Experis IT Employment Outlook Survey, that covered about 550 IT companies, a positive net employment of 53% has been observed and higher hiring intentions by IT organizations with over 500 employees for the upcoming two quarters have been reported.
Manmeent Singh, President at Experis India, stated that more IT jobs were being created and the IT hiring should pick up by March 2019 and that the Non-IT companies may play a vital role. Read more on Business Today.