What was percent did the number of IT jobs grow during the first quarter of 2o12?
Correct Answer: D (O.4%)
According to TechServe Alliance the number of IT jobs grew by 15,000, or 0.4 percent, from February to nearly 4.15 million. The first quarter of 2012 marked more than two years of consecutive quarterly growth in IT employment.
IT employment grew at almost twice the rate of the overall job market in March, with the biggest demand for management and technical consulting services. The number of those jobs is up 6.8 percent from a year ago, while computer systems and design services jobs are up 4.2 percent from March 2011.
Source: The Washington Business Journal