Staffing Firm Lists & Market Share

Staffing firms' changing global footprints

January 19, 2009

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International expansion continues
Updates on firm typology, foreign revenue, territorial- and regional-presence

Who's buying: The staffing industry's most frequent acquirers

December 31, 2008

Top acquirers--Resolve, Vedior, Adecco, Arcadia, MPS
17 acquirers averaged more than one acquisition/year
Irony: top two, Resolve and Vedior, in turn were acquired

Largest U.S. Industrial Temporary Staffing Firms

October 9, 2008

12 firms make $300MM cut, comprising 43% of market
Adecco biggest U.S. industrial temporary staffing player 
Industrial primary staffing segment for only two of the 12 firms

Largest U.S. Office/Clerical Temporary Staffing Firms

October 9, 2008

13 firms make $200MM cut, comprising 44% of market
Top 5 represent 28% of the industry
Kelly tops the list; over $1 billion in office/clerical sales

Largest U.S. Engineering/Design Temporary Staffing Firms

October 8, 2008

21 firms make $50MM cut, comprising 65% of market
Top 10 represent 53% of the industry
Allegis tops the list: over $1 billion in engineering/design sales

Largest U.S. Legal Temporary Staffing Firms

October 7, 2008

Six firms make $25MM cut, comprising 36% of market
Hudson Highland, MPS, and Update comprise 30% of market
Legal is largest staffing segment for only two of the six firms

Largest U.S. Finance & Accounting Temporary Staffing Firms

October 6, 2008

18 firms make $50MM cut, comprising 47% of market
Robert Half places first, comprising 19% of market
F&A is primary staffing segment for only 3 of the 18 firms

Largest U.S. Healthcare Temporary Staffing Firms

September 30, 2008

19 staffing firms make the cut, comprising 47% of market
New: Lists also provided for per diem, travel, allied, and locum sub-segments
AMN leads total healthcare, travel nursing, and locum tenens

Largest U.S. IT Temporary Staffing Firms

September 30, 2008

39 staffing firms make the cut
Allegis tops the list for eighth year in a row
Largest 39 staffing firms generate 59% of total U.S. IT temp staffing market

Fastest, largest and diverse lists get update

September 29, 2008

Additional qualified staffing firms come to light
11 firms added to lists
Data corrected for a few firms