New York, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) April 19, 2011
Staffing agencies and direct employers posted over 19,000 new online job ads that include the term “social media” over the past 60 days. 9,000 of those job advertisements were placed in the last 30 days, according to http://www.wantedanalytics.com, the leading source of real-time business intelligence for the talent marketplace.
The largest hiring demand, by industry, comes from Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools with almost 600 new positions posted over the past 6 days. The top three positions that Colleges, Universities and Professional Schools are looking to fill include: Public Relations Specialists, Education Administrators (Admissions & Development professionals) and Public Relations Managers.
The top metropolitan areas demanding this talent are Boston, New York, and Washington DC. Recruiters in the Boston metro area will find talent sourcing easier than their counterparts in other areas in the United States, as measured by WANTED’s Hiring Scale™. The Hiring Scale measures conditions in the job market by comparing hiring demand and labor supply. The Hiring Scale™ is part of the WANTED Analytics platform that offers business intelligence for the talent marketplace.
About WANTED Technologies Corporation
WANTED provides real-time business intelligence for the talent marketplace. Clients in the staffing, HR, RPO, media, and government sectors use WANTED Analytics™ to find sales leads, analyze employment trends, gather competitive intelligence, forecast economic conditions, and source hard-to-fill positions.
WANTED is also the exclusive data provider for The Conference Board’s Help-Wanted OnLine Data Series™, the monthly economic indicator of Hiring Demand in the United States.
WANTED Technologies (TSX-V:WAN) was founded in 1999. The company’s headquarters are in Quebec City, Canada, and it maintains a US-based subsidiary with primary offices in New York City. The company began collecting detailed Hiring Demand data in June 2005, and currently maintains a database of more than 600 million unique job listings. For more information or to sample WANTED’s services, visit http://www.wantedanalytics.com.
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