Women and IT contracting work : a testing process
Grey, S.; Healy, G.
Citation: Grey , S & Healy , G 2004 , ' Women and IT contracting work : a testing process ' New Technology, Work and Employment , vol 19 , no. 1 , pp. 30-42 . , 10.1111/j.1468-005X.2004.00126.x
This paper explores the career and work experiences of a little researched group: highly skilled women IT contractors. It considers their reasons for entering the IT field, including the decision to become contractors. It demonstrates the complexity of power and influence of IT contractors and the resilience of the gender order in IT work.
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