How difficult is it to find a computer programming job in New Zealand?

I'm from USA, and I received a working holiday visa to visit NZ. I am a web programmer, and I am wondering what the job situation is like in New Zealand. I have noticed that on the NZ job websites, technology jobs usually have the MOST openings.... what does this mean? Is there a shortage of IT professionals in NZ?

Asked By: mons - 1/27/2009
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Yes there is a shortage of IT Professionals in NZ. Traditionally NZers go overseas when they're in their 20's as part of their travels & they usually return when they're ready to have children (they regard NZ as a safe place to raise kids but find living in London or wherever is more exciting for a single person). IT... More
Answered By: Zebra - 1/30/2009
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