How to Answer Competency-based Questions During your IT Interview

To determine your strong and weak points, the interview questions should appropriately probe your qualifications, skills and intellectual qualities. In our previous post, we explored the typical opening questions that are asked by the interviewer. In this blog, the itContracting senior IT recruiters have compiled some competency-based interview questions, outlining interviewing best-practices that will help

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International Women’s Day: An Interview with itContracting Director Sharon O’Reilly

International Women’s Day celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, while also highlighting gender parity in the workplace. For women in technology that means we acknowledge those who have pushed the boundaries of the industry and are helping to strengthen workforces by making them more inclusive environments. Now more than ever, women

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itContracting IT Recruitment Video Series: Considering Contracting?

Welcome back to the second instalment of itContracting’s IT recruitment video series! In this week’s video instalment, itContracting Senior IT Recruiter Tom Leonard gives us an insight into the benefits and implications of working as a contractor. Contracting work has outgrown permanent positions enormously over the past five years within the Irish IT sector. According to the OECD Self Employment Rate Indicator

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itContracting’s IT Recruitment Video Series: An Introduction

Welcome to the first instalment of itContracting’s IT recruitment video series! itContracting hopes to provide industry advice of the IT market in Ireland, which will help guide IT candidate hopefuls to their dream job. In this video instalment, itContracting Senior IT Recruiter Tom Leonard navigates the IT market in Ireland, exploring the high levels of IT talent vacancies currently

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