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H1B Visa Update: Who are still hiring foreigner?

By Bill at September 08, 2011 16:44
Filed Under: Immigration News

The president is proposing a $300 billion job package to save his job! How will American react if they know US employers submitted 99,954 LCAs for H1B Visa in the third quarter of FY2011?

The argument is simple: US economy needs more skilled foreign workers!

Of those petitions filed between April 1 and June 30 this year, 87,712 were certified, 7,470 were denied and 4,772 were withdrawn. Following are the hottest employers and occupations(update career profile to get customized list).

Hottest H1B Jobs
1 Computer Systems Analysts 12,175
2 Computer Software Engineers, Applications 11,254
3 Computer Programmers 11,158
4 Computer Software Engineers, Systems Software 3,247
5 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 2,588
6 Financial Analysts 2,321

Hottest H1B Employer
1 Microsoft Corporation 1,321
2 Tata Consultancy Services Limited 1,090
3 Deloitte Consulting Llp 904
4 Wipro Limited 793
5 Larsen & Toubro Infotech Limited 758
6 Infosys Technologies Limited 674

Not all jobs are created equal. Employers are changing their hiring and sponsoring policies,review the latest petitions and adjust your job hunting strategy now!

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