IT firms recruit more flexi-staff for projects
According to job portal Indeed, the hiring of flexible or temporary staff in India climbed 22% in January from a year ago
Flexi-staffing helps companies save costs as they are hired only on a project-basis and can be billed as variable costs
Flexi-staffing is gaining traction among technology firms as they rush to meet the growing need for people with digital skills for short-term projects. The pace has intensified during the pandemic as a rapid shift towards digitalization and automation has brought down the average tenure of projects.