acquired the pieces of Click Commerce from Illinois Tool Works Inc.
In 2006, Click Commerce had paid $15 million in cash and stock for VMS technology from Elance Inc., a Mountain View, Calif.-based firm
and technology staffing company reported fourth-quarter revenue of $121.2 million, compared to $99.9 million in the fourth quarter of 2009.
"We are very pleased that our quarterly revenue growth rate
, where revenue fell 13% on a constant currency basis. Information technology staffing revenue decreased 3% in the U.S. and Canada. Engineering and technical revenue was flat.
In France, Adecco's largest
revenue in the U.S. grew by double digits with information technology and finance/accounting the main growth drivers.
Randstad's German revenue rose by 40% to euro418.3 million (US$510.6 million), and its
, and Wanted Technologies predicted a loss of 224,000 jobs.
The U.S. unemployment rate did hit double digits in October -- increasing to 10.2% from 9.8% in September.
Manufacturing employment fell by 61
in permanent placement revenue.
Fourth-quarter permanent placement revenue fell 65.7% to $668,000 from $1.9 million in the year-ago quarter, at the Oakbrook Terrace IL-based provider of information technology