If Carr’s predictions come true, strong technical skills will still be valued by service providers.
It’s nice that was the last sentence in the article as that was what I was thinking the whole time. I believe there’s an argument hidden in there that service providers will require many less skilled folks that corporations. Software as a Service, heh, what’s the world coming to?
We’ll see I guess, but I have to wonder how much of the style of outsourcing back-lash we’ll see with this. I think outsourcing is just starting to settle and find it’s niches.