IT Recruitment. Recruit the right way with MaxAd

Need more IT candidates? We get your vacancy seen!


How We Find Your Next Hire

MaxAd has a proven track record recruiting within IT, attracting the candidates you require through a combination of online advertising across the most effective IT sector job boards, affiliate recruitment websites and social media. If you purchased this advertising directly it would cost you over £1,000.


We also search (£600 cost to you if purchase directly!) the best performing IT CV Databases to actively find candidates that are seeking their next career move. This includes searching our in-house database of candidates.


Finally, we telephone screen all applicants to ensure they match the requirements of your specific vacancy (including location, salary, UK visa) and are worthy of your time to interview.



Positions We Cover:

IT Sector positions covered (Full IT Development Cycle):
Software Developers: ASP.Net/C# /PHP/Java etc
Web Developers: HTML5/CSS/Javascript/MySQL 
Infrastructure Engineers (Design through to Support)
Software Tester (all types including manual and automated testing)
Project Managers (Agile/Prince 2)
IT Support (1st, 2nd, 3rd line) - Desktop; Infrastructure; Applications (Internal & Client Support)

IT Case Studies: How We've Helped Our Clients



Job Title: Desktop Support

Salary: £35k

Job Spec: An IT Helpdesk Support Specialist was required to provide IT helpdesk trouble ticket resolution. The successful candidate needed to have experience supporting Mac OSX and MS Windows, XP/Vista/7/8 workstations, combined with a broad range of IT skills across MS Office, Google Apps for Business, Print services, Smart phones, VPN access, basic IT infrastructure, Windows Server, Active Directory, and telephone systems.

Result: 515 applications, 15 CVs submitted, 1 hire

Estimated Savings: £6,200

Client Challenge: Desktop Support Specialist with breadth of skills on Mac / Windows with good people skills.



Job Title: Software Developer

Salary: £40k

Job Spec: An experienced Software Application Developer with experience in VB (Visual Basic), C#, C#.Net, Transact-SQL (T-SQL) / SQL, is required to join the UK’s leading warehouse management software company.

Result: 14 applicants, 10 CVs submitted, 1 hire!

Estimated Savings: £5205

Client Challenge: The client is a small to medium sized enterprise software provider.



Job Title: Test Analyst

Salary: £26k

Job Spec: An experienced Test Analyst was required for our client who was based in a rural location; the successful applicant also needed to have good customer service and communication skills to provide support and assistance to high profile international airline customers.

Result: 263 applicants, 25 Shortlisted; 1 hire

Estimated Savings: £4,600

Client Challenge: The first successful applicant declined the offer, however further applicants were generated and another applicant accepted the position and salary.




Job Title: Web Developer

Salary: £50-55k

Job Spec: An accomplished Senior Software Developer experienced working across the full software development lifecycle, developing deploying and supporting applications using Java (or C#), J2EE, HTML5, XHTML, SQL, is required to provide application support, business analysis and software development for business applications for a global company.

Result: 24 applicants, 4 CVs submitted; 1 hire!

Estimated Savings: £9,100

Client Challenge: They are spending a lot on contract staff at the moment so want someone who is available immediately or on a contract basis.

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