Staffing Firm Lists & Market Share

2009 fastest-growing U.S. staffing firms

July 8, 2009

Criteria for list: Had to average 25%+ growth over last 4 yrs
52 companies make list, down from 65 last year
Common denominator: Firms selling IT prominent in list
For your convenience: list downloadable in sortable Excel

List of largest Canadian staffing firms

June 8, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts' first list of Canadian firms
24 companies have more than C$50 million in revenue
Randstad Holding NV ranks as largest firm

List of largest U.S. staffing firms

May 13, 2009

111 make this year's list of $100MM+ U.S. staffing firms
Down from 119 firms in last year's list
For your convenience--list downloadable as excel file or pdf

List of staffing firms in Japan

January 29, 2009

List of 110 staffing firms doing business in Japan
Compiled by Japan's Human Resource Business Forum
Additional resources on Japanese market

Staffing firms' changing global footprints

January 19, 2009

University of Manchester research series, Working Briefs 33â€â€VbCrLf37
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