5 Favorite Cities for Tech Jobs

Regardless of where you call home, the tech industry remains a strong field in which to build a career. The Bureau of Labor Statistics pegs tech unemployment at just 2.9% nationwide, compared to the overall national rate of 4.7%. If you’re an IT professional, it’s likely your skills are in high demand. Organizations face increasing competition amidst swelling demand and rising salaries, especially as technology leaders focus on projects and initiatives in cybersecurity, big data, mobile and enterprise digitalization. […]

March 21st, 2017|Categories: Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Fort Worth, Greenville, Phoenix, Trends|

MDI Group Wins Inavero’s 2017 Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for Third Year in a Row

Earned by less than two percent of all staffing agencies in the U.S. and Canada

ATLANTA (February 16, 2017) – MDI Group, a leading national IT staffing and recruiting firm, announced today they have won Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for providing superior service to their clients and job seekers. Presented in partnership with CareerBuilder, Inavero’s Best of Staffing winners have proven to be industry leaders in service quality based completely on the ratings given to them by their clients and the permanent and temporary employees they’ve helped find jobs. […]

February 15th, 2017|Categories: Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Fort Worth, Greenville, Markets, MDI News + PR, Phoenix|

6 Leading Cities for Tech Employment

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that tech unemployment is hanging steady at just 2.0% across the nation. This inevitably leads to a smaller available talent pool, which presents a challenge to employers who are looking to quickly fill open IT positions; in fact, industry experts report that the average number of days to fill an IT position is at a massive 26.7 days – a full week longer than just a decade ago.

It’s no wonder, then, that competition for top tech talent is tight, with companies striving to provide increasingly more attractive job offers. It’s this trend that has in part resulted in a 7.7% year-over-year jump in IT salaries, the largest increase ever recorded. […]

August 9th, 2016|Categories: Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Fort Worth, Greenville, Phoenix|

How to Get the Most Out of an IT Staffing Agency

Competition for IT talent nationwide is at its highest point since 2005, and staffing agencies can help give clients a leg-up in finding the best IT resources available.  But securing the IT professionals you need in current market conditions takes teamwork.   Here are some tips on how to get the most out of your staffing agency and make the relationship a win-win: […]

April 25th, 2016|Categories: Atlanta, Career Advice, Charlotte, Dallas, Fort Worth, Greenville, Markets, Phoenix, Trends|

Top 3 Pitfalls That Affect IT Worker Quality in the Hiring Process

“Don’t make these Texas-Sized mistakes when making your next IT hire”

There is a wealth of sunshine and opportunity here in the West, at least if you’re an IT professional. With IT unemployment rates at less than half the national average in Austin, Dallas/Ft. Worth and Phoenix, and big names like American Express, Bank of America, Dell and BNSF Railway competing for the same talent, it’s even more important that companies avoid common pitfalls that affect IT worker quality during the hiring process. […]

April 8th, 2016|Categories: Atlanta, Career Advice, Charlotte, Dallas, Fort Worth, Greenville, Markets, Phoenix, Trends|

MDI Group Wins Inavero’s 2016 Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for Second Year in a Row

Company earns satisfaction rating 2-3 times higher than industry average

ATLANTA (February 18, 2016) – MDI Group, a leading national IT staffing and recruiting services provider, announced it has earned Inavero’s 2016 Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards.  This is the second consecutive year MDI Group has won awards for two categories based on feedback from both clients and placed job candidates.  Presented in partnership with CareerBuilder, less than two percent of all staffing agencies in the U.S. and Canada comprise the list of award recipients. […]

February 18th, 2016|Categories: Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Fort Worth, Greenville, Markets, MDI News + PR, Phoenix|

Why You Should Be Using More IT Contractors

There’s no doubt that the use of contract labor has been on the upswing – especially given the economic uncertainty of the last few years. But now that the economy […]

2015 Fort Worth IT Compensation & Hiring Guide

You know that hiring the best IT talent in Fort Worth is hard. The question is: exactly how hard is it?

Our free 2015 Fort Worth IT Compensation & Hiring Guide answers this question and more:

How much more does the best IT talent earn over average IT professionals in Fort Worth?
What market conditions in Fort Worth affect pay rates and the competition for IT talent?

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April 1st, 2015|Categories: Fort Worth, Markets|

MDI Group Dallas/Fort Worth Awarded 2014 Recruiting Team of the Year

MDI Group is proud to announce that our Dallas/Fort Worth team was named the 2014 Recruiting Team of the Year by the Dallas Fort Worth Texas Recruiters Network and the Dallas Fort Worth Staffing Management Alliance.

About the Award 

The winners were chosen by a panel of judges based on the recruiting success and business impact of the recruiting teams during the last 12 months. The criteria included metrics measurement, customer satisfaction, innovation, use of tools/technologies, protecting candidate experience and overall company impact. […]

February 20th, 2015|Categories: Dallas, Fort Worth, Markets, MDI News + PR|

MDI Group Wins Inavero’s 2015 Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards

Company earns satisfaction rating more than three times the staffing industry average

ATLANTA (February 19, 2015) – MDI Group, a leading national IT staffing and recruiting services provider, announced it has earned Inavero’s 2015 Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for providing superior service to its clients and placed job candidates. Presented in partnership with CareerBuilder, less than two percent of all staffing agencies in the U.S. and Canada comprise the total list of 2015 award recipients. […]

February 18th, 2015|Categories: Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Fort Worth, Greenville, Markets, MDI News + PR, Phoenix|