As expected, 2016 was a year of incredible growth for the IT job market. While we were busy putting uber talented IT professionals to work for our fortune 500 partners, Hadoop turned 10, Yahoo disclosed a billion-dollar data breach (now the victim of the two largest hacks in history), and everyone, including Zuckerburg, went giddy over VR. If 2016 is any indication of the IT job growth 2017 will unveil, we are in for a good year. So, without further ado, we’re gonna go out on a limb here and say 2017 is going to be ridiculously amazing. Here’s why…

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