Bay Area Jobs: The Impact of Offshoring and Other Key Trends. By A.T. Kearney. Prepared for Bay Area Economic Forum and Joint Venture Silicon Valley. (The Forum, San Francisco, California) September 2004. 33 p.
Full Text at: www.jointventure.org/initiatives/globalsiliconvalley/FBAJoffshore04BWFINAL.pdf
["This study analyzed how offshoring and major trends are impacting the composition and future of jobs in the Bay Area. It offers a baseline profile of the job market – a close-up view of employment by industry, occupation and other variables. The findings are based on 120 interviews, analysis of 9,000 job listings in two leading Bay Area industries — semiconductor and software — chosen to represent manufacturing and services, and an extensive review of secondary literature."]