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November 23, 2021updated 03 Dec 2021 5:03am

Leidos Holdings’s IT hiring activity rises 0.3% in October 2021

US-based company Leidos Holdings IT hiring rose 0.3% in October 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 1.23% in October 2021 when compared with September 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 37.24% share in the company’s total hiring activity in October 2021, and recorded a 1.33% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Leidos Holdings IT hiring in October 2021

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Out of the total IT job titles posted by Leidos Holdings, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 50% in October 2021, and an 110% rise over September 2021, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 24.05% in October 2021, and registered growth of 80.36%. Computer and Information Research Scientists held a share of 8.33% in October 2021, a 141.38% rise from September 2021.

North America drives IT hiring at Leidos Holdings

North America emerged as the leading region in the global aerospace, defence & security IT hiring activity in October 2021 with an 86.79% share, which marked an 84.56% rise over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 6.9%, registering a 56.76% month-on-month growth. Europe was the third leading region with a 6.31% share and a 430% rise over September 2021.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s aerospace, defence & security industry IT hiring activity with an 86.79% share in October 2021, an 85.03% growth over September 2021. Australia featured next with a 6.79% share, up 62.86% over the previous month. The UK recorded a 3.45% share, an increase of 480% compared with September 2021.

Mid Level jobs lead Leidos Holdings IT hiring activity in October 2021

Mid Level jobs held a share of 43.1%, up by 93.58% from September 2021. Junior Level positions with a 40.71% share, a growth of 74.49% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 15.36% share, up 115% over September 2021, while Senior postings accounted for 0.83%, recording a month-on-month increase of 600%.

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