Mainframe skill shortage becoming serious financial risk

Mainframe skill shortage becoming serious financial risk

Seven in 10 businesses are now seriously concerned about the financial and operational impact of the worsening mainframe skills shortage.As...

November 24th, 2011 Leo King

Mainframe knowledge a hot commodity

Mainframe knowledge a hot commodity

What’s old is new again. IBM mainframe skills are back in demand — or so it would appear. The reality...

September 15th, 2005 Rosie Lombardi

Retaining crucial skills

Retaining crucial skills

Before Kent Howell can retire, he needs to complete one more project for his employer: He must teach his co-workers...

April 13th, 2003 Denise Dubie

Retaining crucial skills

Retaining crucial skills

Before Kent Howell can retire, he needs to complete one more project for his employer: He must teach his co-workers...

April 10th, 2003 Denise Dubie

Mainframe skills shortage five years off

Mainframe skills shortage five years off

Attention unemployed mainframe programmers and operators: Prospects are dim for landing a mainframe IT job in the immediate future. But...

April 21st, 2002 Julia King

Demand still high for contract programmers

Demand still high for contract programmers

Companies may be in for a shock if they expect to avoid the wage inflation seen lately with Cobol programmers,...

August 12th, 1999 Gail Balfour