CWS Council Research

Global Contingent Market Estimate

December 17, 2010

  • 2008 estimate and preliminary 2009 estimate of the global contingent market in this report
  • Contingent market divided into temporary staffing and non-agency contingents
  • U.S. and Japan are the two largest contingent markets in terms of revenue

Employment Insecurity

November 2, 2010

So what: This document will help you develop an ad-hoc strategy to attract and retain workers across Europe by better understand their feelings about employment security and insecurity.


U.S. staffing matrix 1.0

October 27, 2010

  • For your convenience, all our U.S. staffing, contingent estimates in one file
  • U.S. staffing size, growth trend, detail by occupation
  • U.S. Census Bureau data

2010 Staffing Company Survey: Insights Into Staffing Companies’ Attitudes, Practices and Strategies

October 25, 2010

Complete 136-page survey for instant download
Aggregation of all 2010 staffing firm survey analyses
Third annual SIA survey of staffing firms
What's different about consistently profitable firms?
Benchmarks: direct hire fees, repeat business, subcontracting
Highest bang-to-buck marketing & sales... More


2010 largest, fastest-growing lists' late additions, updates

October 22, 2010

Updates to lists published earlier this year
Four staffing firms added to list


CWS Council - 2010 VMS and MSP Supplier Competitive Landscape

October 14, 2010

  • At 100 pages long report is the first of several defining reports on the VMS and MSP market to be released by SIA over the next several months
  • The fourth iteration of this report represents the most comprehensive analysis ever of key players and trends in the VMS and MSP Market
  • Report... More

Staffing Industry Report - October 2010

October 12, 2010

Watch the full webinar on demand
 Analysis of temp employment trends
 What gives profitable staffing firms the edge


Trends in gross margins, bill and pay rates

September 30, 2010

Gross margins stabilize in 2Q10
But unemployment taxes, healthcare benefits a drag
BLS reports rise in bill rate for commerical temps


Medical & Scientific Staffing in Europe

September 24, 2010

This report is the first of series dedicated to the Medical & Scientific staffing market.


2010 list of largest global staffing firms

September 13, 2010

84 firms have global staffing revenue of $300 million or more
Adecco SA ranks as largest firm
37 of the largest firms based in U.S., 17 in U.K., 11 in Japan