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Archer Recruitment IT Salary Survey January 2022

Salary Survey Guide ’21

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 labour 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

Dublin job market trends for each IT sector.

Java Developer Salary Survey

The market for Java developers continued its momentum throughout 2021 and we are expecting this to continue into 2022. Java has been one of the most sought-after languages in...

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.NET Developer Salary Survey

The .Net market experienced an upward trajectory throughout 2021. The demand for .Net professionals (Developers / Engineers / Architects / Technical Leads) has been consistent....

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BI & Data Analytics Salary Survey

It has been a fascinating year for the Business Intelligence and Data Analytics hiring market in Dublin. Like many sectors, there has been no shortage of available opportunities...

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JavaScript Developer Salary Survey

JavaScript developers are a key pool in the Irish IT market and demand for them continues to increase each year. In the past 6 months, JavaScript developers have seen more of a...

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Senior Appointments Salary Survey

There has been continued growth in demand through 2021 for experienced leaders in technology. As Software engineering teams have been growing, the need for leaders has been...

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QA & Software Tester Salary Survey

2021 has brought a welcome change for Automation Engineers and SDET’s, highlighting the value they bring to an organisation and the impact good quality testing can have on...

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Systems Administrator Salary Survey

The rising prevalence of cloud over on-prem technology for infrastructure has continued this year. AWS remains the most prominent option, however, Azure continues to grow in...

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IT Security Salary Survey

Cyber security careers are among the fastest-growing and in-demand fields of IT. It’s a new field that is still expanding. The space offers an engaging career path with a wide...

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IT Networks Salary Survey

Network Engineers have remained a sought-after profile throughout 2021. Most talented engineers in the Dublin market are skilled in the use of Cisco, Palo Alto and Aruba...

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IT Support Salary Survey

IT remains the backbone of any organisation and investing in the right people to look after this area is critical. Over the past two years, the need for IT Support has been...

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

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

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...