APCO 1P50 Monday November 26, 2012
The Need for Non-Traditional Workers
Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) forecast that network systems and data communications analysts will
be 2 fastest growing occupation from 2008 – 2018.
Long term shortage of IT workers – Employers turning to non-traditional sources.
Sources include: contingent workers, H-1B workers (temporary Visa), outsourced offshore workers.
Ethical decisions about whether to: recruit new/more workers from these sources, develop their own
staff to meet their needs.