Talent by the Numbers, III

1 … Rank of the word “experience” in terms of the most common words in the job descriptions of developers and engineers, according to PromptCloud

24 … percent hiring is up in Houston over September 2016, the strongest it has been in over two years, according to LinkedIn

1 … millions of dollars raised in a Seed round by Fairygodboss

85 … Percent of millennials working remotely at least 20 percent of the time, according to Engage2Excel.

42 … Percent of Baby Boomers working remotely at least 20 percent of the time, according to Engage2Excel.

84  … percent of millennials that expect to be able to apply for a job on a mobile device, according to Engage2Excel.

58 … percent of companies that say “their No. 1 negotiable benefit during hiring is paid time off,” according to BLR.

2.6 … unemployment rate in healthcare, the lowest in nine years.

47 … percent of candidates still waiting to hear back from employers more than two months after they applied, according to HireVue and the Talent Board.

60 … percent of employers using phone screens as a second step in the application process, according to HireVue and the Talent Board.

37 … percent of employees that believe their organizations are very innovative, according to Softchoice.

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II … Branding; retirement age; training; cybersecurity; freelancers; LinkedIn on mobile

I … Army; remote jobs; LinkedIn; CEO ages; SF vs. Austin; Amazon; Salt Lake; H1-Bs; Glassdoor