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Archer Recruitment IT Salary Survey April 2023

Salary Survey Guide ’23

Becoming a Day Rate Contractor

Becoming a Day Rate Contractor

What is a Day Rate Contractor? “A person or firm that undertakes a contract to provide materials or labor to perform a service or do a job” A contractor is a person or company that performs work on...

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Contractor / Temp Monthly Timesheet

Contractor / Temp

Timesheet .pdf

Archer Resignation Letter Template

Resignation Letter


Archer Correct Etiquette when Resigning

Correct Etiquette

when Resigning

IT Specialisations

Irish job market trends for each IT sector.

Key Skills Employers are Looking for in a Business Analyst in 2022

The demand for business analysts is increasing in Ireland and is predicted to rise in future years. While the role of a business analyst is not clear-cut, a business analyst will generally...

The Benefits of IT Contracting in Ireland

There has been a surge in IT contractor jobs in Ireland in recent years with recruitment agencies in Dublin continuing to adapt their hiring processes to attract top tech talent within the...

What are the Key Skills Employers are Looking for in a QA Automation Engineer in 2022

For someone looking to stand out in the IT sector, gaining one of the most in-demand skills, automation, could very well be the key to unlocking a host of opportunities. There is a...

What are the Key Skills Employers are Looking for in a Product Owner in 2022

Product Owners are generally someone who enjoys being a leader with an interest in learning about new technology and agile methodologies. A technical product owner is someone who can...

What are the Key Skills Employers are Looking for in Data Scientists in 2022

Data analytics, data mining, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning – all fall under data science and the list doesn't end here. Clearly, it is one of the...

Key Skills Employers are Looking for in Cloud Engineers in 2022

Expected to reach a whopping $350 - $380 billion by this year, the cloud computing market sure is reaching for the skies. Clearly, the demand for cloud engineers is on the rise. To help...