In 2017, there was a 69% increase in the hiring needs expectations of employers. This comes from those planning to hire temporary or contract workers. Indeed, staffing companies are reaping the benefits of this continuing trend. The United State’s fastest-growing temp jobs that pay $15 an hour or more include:
• Computer system analysts are the #1 growing temp job at 11,802 jobs and a predicted 14,024 temp jobs in 2019.
• Next up are accountants and auditors, management analysts, computer user support specialists, application software developers, customer service representatives, heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers, registered nurses, and maintenance/repair workers.
There is an expectation of a 14% growth in each of the sectors over the next five years.