A Guide to Moving to Canberra as a Technology Professional in 2021

If you are a skilled Technology professional looking for a career and lifestyle change, then consider moving to Canberra.

Working in Federal Government in Canberra is an excellent option for Technology professionals who possess in-demand skill sets. Multiple opportunities are available across departments and agencies, especially for experienced Project Managers, Change Managers, PMO and Business Analysts in the Project Services. It is not uncommon to see rolling contracts depending on project scope and discipline demand. Hourly/Daily rates are competitive to national market rates, with contractors having the potential to earn above our interstate/city counterparts. Add the attractive Canberra lifestyle into the mix and you have a valid case for relocating to the capital of Australia from interstate.

We are regularly asked about the types of roles available in Federal Government, the application process, life in Canberra and relocation. So, the Emanate team have put together a guide to moving to Canberra as a Technology Professional in 2020 to provide you with an overview of what to expect.

At Emanate Technology, we regularly place skilled Technology professionals in Federal Government roles in Canberra. If you are interested in these opportunities, we would be delighted to assist you throughout the application, selection and relocation process. Get in touch with us today to discuss your options in more detail.