Wow, look at the number coming from Wanted Analytics about Omaha, Nebraska. This data looks very similar to what we hear is happening across the Midwest including boom states Like the Dakotas. Are you seeing similar trends? Let us know.
Wanted Analytics says: “While much of the US has seen flat or declining hiring demand over the past months, Omaha, Nebraska has skyrocketed to new highs. During October, more than 9,300 job ads were posted online – 93% of which were placed directly by employers (8,700 job ads, up 92% versus October 2010) and 7% of the listings were advertised by recruiting firms (610 job ads, down 40% year-over-year).
Hiring Demand in Omaha, Nebraska – 4 Years
The 10 most demanded occupations in Omaha are below, all of which saw year-over-year increases in hiring demand during October. Healthcare and Computer related occupations are highly in demand in this area. Accounting, customer service, administrative skills are also commonly advertised for.
|Occupation||Number of Job Ads||% Change vs. 2010|
|Customer Service Representatives||322||+107%|
|Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks||309||+272%|
|Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants||266||+195%|
|Network and Computer Systems Administrators||233||+126%|
|Computer Systems Analysts||181||+47%|
|Computer Support Specialists||177||+20%|
|Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants||165||+146%|