UK’s digital tech sector accelerates faster than the rest of the economy
The UK’s digital tech sector continues to accelerate faster than the rest of the economy, according to a landmark ‘state of the nation’ report.
Turnover of digital tech companies grew by 4.5% between 2016 and 2017 compared to UK GDP, which grew by 1.7 %over the same period, according to official figures compiled by Tech Nation.
And that means the tech sector grew 2.6 times faster than the rest of the economy. At the same time, the number of jobs in digital tech rose at five times the rate of the rest of the econo... For the full story register now for free or login below...