Meanwhile two separate reports this week indicate an economic turnaround: The OECD forecasts recovery for the IT industry; while Gartner predicts an increase in software budgets. But IT managers' jobs are still under threat, according to the IT Job Board. Do you see the end to the recession? Let us know at [email protected]

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