Java Developers: Is it time to learn Scala?

Friday October 26th, 2018

Scala’s growth in popularity over the last few years has caused quite a stir.

With organisations such as LinkedIn, Twitter and Sony preferring this concise programming language, taking the time to learn Scala is looking like a sensible investment for […]

The pros and cons of contracting

Thursday October 4th, 2018

Businesses often prefer to hire contractors for projects when they need specific skills for a short amount of time. As a contractor, you probably appreciate the benefits enough to contract for such businesses.
However, at Jumar we’ve noticed a trend in […]

Automation: Is your job at risk?

Monday September 17th, 2018

The replacement of jobs by machines has been happening continuously since the Industrial Revolution, but there is growing speculation that the figures are set to boom over the next decade.
Last year saw IT giant Infosys release 11,000 jobs due […]

Counter offers. Should you accept?

Friday September 14th, 2018

Counter offers. We’ve seen the same scenario countless times in recruitment.
You smash through all of the interviews for the job of your dreams, hand in your notice and then your current employer throws a curveball.
But is a higher salary all […]

How to reduce new hire failure

Wednesday September 5th, 2018

No one wants their new employees to fail. When you invest time and money to find the right person for your business, the last thing you want to do is go through the hiring process all over again.
We spotted a […]

Join our team: Recruitment Resourcers

Thursday August 30th, 2018

We’re really proud of our working culture here at Jumar. 

We work with great clients, we have a network of wonderful IT professionals, we work together as a team, and most importantly we have fun.

Our recruitment division is unique and we’re […]

Progressing at Jumar: Omar

Friday August 10th, 2018

Omar joined us in April 2016 after returning from travelling. He had a background in Sales Account Management but no experience in the IT sector or recruitment delivery.

Over the last couple of years, Omar has become our top biller and […]

Graduate Career Advice

Tuesday July 3rd, 2018

Congratulations to the class of 2018!
If you’re feeling the pressure of securing that perfect graduate position, take 2 minutes to listen to advice from experienced recruiter, Omar.
Omar covers your CV, your routine, and how to keep up morale in your […]

6 tech podcasts that you should be listening to in 2018

Tuesday June 5th, 2018

Podcasts are a great way to stay educated and informed. As episodes are available on-demand, you can work them around your day to suit you. Many professionals are using podcasts to help with their professional development, learning from inspirational speakers […]