via Dasro, a CIPS Corporate Partner
Over the last few years, there has been a significant change in the world’s workforce. Thousands of professionals are leaving their full-time jobs in favor of independent careers as contractors and freelancers. The IT industry has been uniquely impacted by a move to more contractors than ever before.
The impetus behind “The Great Resignation,” varies from industry to industry. Lack of mobility, a desire for a better work-life balance, unhappiness with career development and support. There are myriad reasons for choosing a career as a contractor. But across the world, IT talent is redefining the industry and taking back control of their professional lives.
No matter the reason for choosing the contractor life, the benefits for talent are powerful. So, if you’ve been considering a switch to contractor work in your IT discipline, this article will help you make your decision.