Robert Half’s hiring forecast is out today. The good news: 14 per cent of the CIOs surveyed said they expect to add people in the fourth quarter, while two per cent expect cutbacks. Best-bet verticals: finance, insurance and real estate. Most intriguing was that the consulting firm broke it down by region. Apparently Moutain and Pacific zones are the ideal places to find a job right now. Go west, young IT managers!