Region - North America

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?

2014 U.S. PEO Growth Update

November 24, 2014

  • Recent financial results from publicly held companies indicate robust expansion in PEO market
  • Drivers of growth include a complex regulatory environment and an accelerating economy

U.S. Occupational Employment Tool

November 21, 2014

  • This tool compiles over 20 years of employment and unemployment data into one spreadsheet
  • Gauge supply and scarcity of workers nationwide by occupation
  • Additional tools to help users perform analyses and understand the data

2014 U.S. Direct Hire Growth Update

November 21, 2014

  • Internal staffing levels at employment placement agencies suggest strong growth
  • The U.S. direct hire market grew by 8% in 2013
  • We project that the U.S. direct hire market will grow by 7% in 2014 and by 10% in 2015

2014 Office/Clerical Growth Update

November 20, 2014

  • The office/clerical temp staffing market did not grow in 2013
  • We project growth of 2% in 2014, and 2% in 2015
  • Recent financial results from three publicly held staffing companies indicate that market conditions are modestly improving

3Q14 Financial Results for North America-Based Public Staffing Firms

November 18, 2014

  • Among 27 publicly traded North American staffing companies, 3Q14 revenue increased 8.9% y/y (median).
  • Eighty-nine percent experienced positive y/y revenue growth, up from 2Q14's 74%.
  • Seventy-eight percent reported positive net income, down from 83% in 2Q14.

2014 Staffing Company Survey: How often do temporary workers quit an assignment early? How often are they dismissed for poor performance?

November 14, 2014

  • Median quit rate: 5%
  • Median early termination rate: 4%
  • Rates vary markedly by skill segment

North American News Report October 2014

November 12, 2014

  • Missed the news last month? Here is a quick overview of what happened in the staffing industry and the labor markets in North America.
  • Browse news by region and keep up to date with the latest financial reports, market trends and employment data.

Recruitment Process Outsourcing Insights

November 12, 2014

  • Global RPO market estimate
  • Forecast for Future Growth
  • Results of our survey of RPO providers 

2014 US Statutory Expense Tool

November 10, 2014

  • Our latest tool for looking up US statutory expenses is now available for download
  • Access average workers' compensation rates by occupation and state
  • SUTA, FUTA rates are available by state