Staffing - Commercial

2011 Contingent Buyer Survey: Which buyers require suppliers to use E-Verify?

February 28, 2012

  • Only a minority of buyers reported requiring staffing firms to verify the employment eligibility of temps using E-Verify.
  • However, buyers of industrial/logistics/transportation staffing bucked that trend, with over three-quarters requiring use.

Top U.S. Temporary Staffing Markets: A detailed breakdown by metro and specific skill segment

January 11, 2012

  • First-ever detailed lists of top metros by segment
  • Exhaustive disaggregation of temp industry
  • Useful target lists for expansion

2011 Contingent Buyer Survey: Buyer plans for next two years

December 20, 2011

  • Buyers plan to use 26% more contingent workers by 2013
  • The increase is widespread, with over three-quarters of buyers planning on using more
  • Average contingent share of workforce continues to slowly increase

2011 Contingent Buyer Survey: When is one type of CW better than another?

December 2, 2011

  • Buyers said that agency temps are best with respect to cost, legal risk, availability of talent and time to fill, compared to independent contractors, internal temp pools and statement of work consultants
  • Buyers were less excited about agency temp quality
  • Over three fourths of buyers said that... More

2011 Contingent Buyer Survey: Management Strategies

December 2, 2011

  • Use of approved suppliers, supplier tiering lists, master suppliers, RPO and HRO has surpassed previous pre-recessionary peaks
  • Growth in VMS and MSP moderating, but still projected to grow

Commercial Staffing Growth Update

September 8, 2011

  • Industrial staffing continues double-digit growth, but rate decelerating
  • Four out of five office/clerical staffing firms also experiencing growth
  • Employment trends in key markets mixed - business services recovering, manufacturing and financial services beleaguered

The 2011 Book of Lists: A complete collection of staffing firm rankings and lists

August 11, 2011

  • Compilation of all 26 SIA annual lists in one sortable Excel workbook
  • Ranks hundreds of staffing firms' staffing revenue domestically, globally, and by staffing sector
  • Opportunity lists: fastest-growing, diversity, mentors/proteges, acquirers

2011 List of Largest U.S. Industrial Staffing Firms

July 26, 2011

    • Lists 26 companies with at least $100M in U.S. industrial staffing revenue
    • Top two: Manpower, The Select Family of Staffing Companies
    • Companies cumulatively represent 59% of U.S. industrial staffing market

2011 List of Largest U.S. Office/Clerical Staffing Firms

July 26, 2011

  • Lists 15 companies with at least $100M in U.S. office/clerical staffing revenue
  • Top three companies: Kelly Services, Allegis, Adecco
  • Companies cumulatively represent 43% of U.S. office/clerical staffing market

2010 Contingent Buyers Survey

July 18, 2011

  • Sixth annual contingent buyers survey
  • 196 page report, complete aggregation of results
  • Contingent management strategies, industry practices and plans for future use