One-in-five IT pros 'affected by mental health concerns' due to work pressures

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Having to work more than 50 hours per week is one of the mental health 'tipping points', according to recruiter Harvey Nash
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Having to work more than 50 hours per week is one of the mental health 'tipping points', according to recruiter Harvey Nash

Rate of mental health concerns three times higher in 'unsupportive' companies, according to survey by recruiter Harvey Nash

Half of IT pros in the UK are concerned about the state of their mental health, while one-in-five IT pros claim they are currently affected by mental health concerns due to the pressures of work. And...

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