Recent study mentioned that hiring activity is up in September and Telecom emerged as the top sector, recording a 31% jump in hiring. IT services saw 25% growth in hiring activities during September after a 14% dip in August. There was massive demand for marketing and advertising professionals and hiring grew at 28% in September. Among metros, Delhi-NCR recorded the maximum year-on-year increase in hiring activity followed by Hyderabad and Kolkata. Hyderabad, Kolkata and Chennai saw an increase of 26%, 23% and 19% respectively. Gas and Oil industry saw 19% dip in hiring during September.