The impact of ICT on job quality: evidence from 12 job profiles

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Danish Technological Institute (DTI)


This report presents 12 job profiles exemplifying a variety of occupations for which developments in information and communication technology (ICT) and its use have led to substantial changes in the work tasks and the skills needed to carry out the job. The job profiling is part of the study 'ICT for work: digital skills in the workplace', launched by the European Commission, DG CONNECT and carried out by ECORYS and the Danish Technological Institute in 2015-2016. The job profiles are based on desk research and interviews with trade union organisations and employers. The job profiles...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Technology; Employment; Quality; Skills and knowledge; Research

Keywords: Technological change; Occupational research; Workplace change; Job requirements; Job skill; Skill needs; Skills audit; European Union; Digital skills

Geographic subjects: Europe

Published: Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2016

Physical description: 97 p.

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Also called: The impact of ICT on job quality: evidence from 12 job profiles: an intermediate report from the study 'ICT for work: Digital skills in the workplace - SMART 2014/0048'; The impact of information and communication technology on job quality: evidence from 12 job profiles

Related items: TD/TNC 128.1007

Intermediate report prepared for the European Commission DG Communications, Networks, Content and Technology by Ecorys and Danish Technological Institute
The final report, 'ICT for work: digital skills in the workplace', is indexed in VOCEDplus at TD/TNC 128.1007.
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Resource type: Report

Rights: Copyright European Union, 2016. All rights reserved. Certain parts are licensed under conditions to the EU. Reproduction is authorised provided the source is acknowledged.

Call number: TD/TNC 128.1003

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