Andrew Braswell

Senior Research Analyst

Andrew Braswell
abraswellSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

Andrew Braswell is a Senior Research Analyst at Staffing Industry Analysts, covering the IT segment of temporary staffing, along with merger and acquisition activity in the sector and issues related to the Affordable Care Act. Prior to joining SIA in May 2013, he spent more than eight years in equity investment research, most recently as Director of Research for a boutique investment banking and advisory firm. Andrew has been a featured speaker for numerous conferences, presentations and media interviews, including CNBC’s Squawk Box. Earning his BBA from the University of Miami in 2002, Andrew majored in entrepreneurship and minored in English.

Recent Articles

SI Report Webinar - April 2015

April 7, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • U.S. Staffing Industry Forecast
  • Approximately 1 hour

4Q14 IT staffing earnings recap: Steady as she goes

March 11, 2015

IT staffing firms’ operating results for 4Q14 produced few surprises, but earnings calls yielded a few potential concerns.

H-1B filing season is around the corner: Is your firm ready?

February 11, 2015

The H-1B filing season is nearing, and the cap could again be reached within one week. Here's more on the program.

SI Report Webinar - March 2015

March 10, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • New volatility tool and internal employee compensation estimator
  • Approximately 1 hour

SI Report Webinar - February 2015

February 10, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Payrolling & IC Evaluation/Compliance Landscape
  • ACA Update and Seasonality Tool Demonstrated

IT Staffing Growth Assessment sheds light on supply and demand factors

January 12, 2015

Here are the drivers behind IT staffing's 7 percent growth in 2014.

US Staffing Industry Stock Index: 2H14

January 8, 2015

  • US Staffing Industry Stock Index gained 1.7% in 2H14
  • Nine stocks advanced, eight declined
  • Underperfomed the S&P 500 (up 5.0%), outperformed the Russell 2000 (up 1.0%)

December 2014 U.S. Growth Assessment: Information Technology Staffing

December 30, 2014

  • U.S. IT temporary staffing projected to grow 7% in 2015 and reach $27.8 billion
  • Over the last 14 years, IT employment has increased more than 41%, compared to just 5.5% for total employment
  • While numbers of U.S. computer science graduates are rising, the H-1B visa cap is limiting supply... More

IT staffing revenue growth among public companies shows continued divergence

December 10, 2014

Reading the earnings report tea leaves to discern trends in IT staffing demand continues to pose a challenge.

U.S. Affordable Care Act Requirements - What Staffing Firms Should Know

November 26, 2014

  • Overview of the ACA regulations as they impact staffing firms
  • Calculations for Applicable Large Employers, variable hour and seasonal employees
  • Penalties - How are they triggered and assessed?