This story by News Editor Gregory Seay originally appeared in the Hartford Business Journal March 19, 2018.
The Capital City ranked # 7 on commercial realty-broker CBRE’s sixth annual survey of the top U.S. and Canadian tech-labor markets. No other New England or Northeast cities appear on the latest rankings.
Hartford’s tech labor force grew 10 percentage points faster from 2016 to 2017 than in the previous 2014 - 2015 period, CBRE’s ranking showed.
CBRE, a nationwide commercial broker-adviser with operations in Hartford, says its Interactive Tech Talent Analyzer found that tech talent job growth gained momentum in 23 of the top 50 markets.