U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 1999. The Job Market for IT Professionals. 1996 : venture capitalists started to invest heavily in Internet companies. IT employment exploded, and IT enrollments in universities soared.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 1999
Unemployment among IT professionals fell to 2.5% (compared to 4.7% for the population as a whole)
A strong demand for entry-level IT professionals in April 2006 (source: Monster.com )
2006 - Present
The number of students in IT programs has not rebounded enough to meet today’s demand.
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