Job postings for information technology workers across North Carolina fell in November for the fifth consecutive month, according to the latest report from the N.C. Technology Association.
A total of 3,230 job openings were posted statewide last month, a drop of 2.7 percent compared with October.
Job openings were down 9 percent compared with a year ago, and are now at a similar level as at the beginning of the year.
“Over the past two years employers have demonstrated a “camel back” of job postings where they ramp up their published needs during the first part of the year only to pull back at the end," the report noted.
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Nationwide, IT job openings fell 3.7 percent in November.
The NCTA report is prepared by SkillPROOF, which focuses on job market data and research.