OnForce First Quarter Indicators: The Promise of 2010 Tech Sales

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    Jessica Davis

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Employment numbersThe unemployment rate remained steady at 9.7 percent or 15 million people with 162,000 jobs added in March, compared to 36000 lost in February and 20,000 lost in January.
OnForce's first quarter OnForce Services Marketplace Index (OSMI) report provides an immediate look at what services and skills are in demand in the market right now, drawing on data from the company's own OnForce technology services marketplace for a peek inside the trends. Here's a look at OnForce's data, plus some of the macroeconomic forces that are shaping the market for technology sales today.
This article was originally published on 2010-04-30
Jessica Davis covers the channel for eWeek and Channel Insider. Her technology journalism career began well before anyone heard of the World Wide Web and has included stints at Infoworld, Electronic News/EDN, and the Philadelphia Business Journal. Her work has also appeared on CNN and Forbes.com. She has covered hardware, software and networking, as well as the business side of technology. She has won several journalism awards, including a national ASBPE award for best staff-written column, and was named Marketing Computers hardest working tech journalist on their inaugural list of top tech journalists. Jessica can be reached at jessica.davis@ziffdavisenterprise.com