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Kforce Research Reveals In-Demand Technology And Finance & Accounting Skills For 2014

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kforce Inc. (Nasdaq:KFRC), a professional staffing and solutions firm, identifies the top technology and finance & accounting skills in demand in its 2014 Salary and Employment Guides. Through research and experience working with employers nationwide, Kforce also uncovers the top cities seeing the most demand for professionals in these skill areas, as well as positions experiencing the highest salary increases.

Technology Skills In Demand Top 10 Cities
  1. Charlotte, NC
Project management 2. New York, NY
Development 3. Columbus, OH
Analysis 4. Chicago, IL
  5. Madison, WI
  6. Tampa, FL
  7. Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX
  8. Boston, MA
  9. San Francisco, CA
  10. Seattle, WA
Finance & Accounting Skills In Demand Top 10 Cities
Accounting 1. Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX
Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable 2. New York, NY
Analysis 3. St. Louis, MO
  4. Houston, TX
  5. Pittsburgh, PA
  6. Tampa, FL
  7. San Antonio, TX
  8. San Diego, CA
  9. Boston, MA
  10. Milwaukee, WI

The guides also highlight a recent Kforce survey showing that 58 percent of recruiters say in-demand professionals only stay on the market 20 days or less – with some reports of five days or less on the market. Seventy-one percent of Kforce recruiters surveyed also report that these in-demand professionals get one to three job offers before accepting a job opportunity.

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