Houston’s IT Workforce: Infrastructure for and uncertain labor market

The report documents challenges getting accurate labor market demand information in Houston, and also includes descriptions of innovative strategies in other communities to improve feedback among employers, educators, and the workforce. The report concludes with recommendations on how Houston can better support technology workers in today’s more uncertain employment environment.

The University of Houston and the Houston Technology Center completed this joint study to assess how students and educators actually get and interpret information about skills in demand in order to make these educational investments.