InformationWeek Explains:

Tech job candidates have the scales tipped in their favor as of late, with cyber-security and big data candidates receiving four to six job offers within a week.

As a result, hiring managers who take even a week to extend an offer can lose interest of nearly a quarter of their candidates, according to a Robert Half survey released on Aug. 11.

"Candidates with several options often choose the organization that shows the most interest and has an organized recruiting process," Paul McDonald, a Robert Half senior executive director, wrote in a statement.

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