The demand for the professionals across the core functional roles was up in the period January -June 2015. There was rise in demand for the middle and senior level professionals across the industries and it was noticed that more demand for the professionals with 4-15 years of experience. Demand for the tech roles in engineering, project management, product development, finance and technology was on the upswing and seen upward trend across the functions. Sales and marketing professionals saw an upward trend of 2 percent in hiring activities during the first half of 2015. If we see domain wise, technology and engineering, most of the demand was for product, design and development and quality engineers.