Adam Pode

Director, International Research and Analysis

Adam Pode
apodeSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

Adam Pode joined Staffing Industry Analysts in June 2009 with overall responsibility for research in Europe and now for the Rest of the World. Since then he has produced a large number of studies from snapshots of various countries’ staffing sectors, to in-depth reviews of the law concerning independent contractors, economic models and forecasts. He has also advised companies from around the globe.

Adam has spent his entire career in the research field; in the British House of Commons, running his own research firm, teaching research methods at a college in Pennsylvania, heading the business intelligence unit of a large listed UK firm and working as an associate partner in a private equity practice. He was also a member of the Territorial Army for 18 years.

Adam has a B.A. from the School of Oriental and African Studies, and various postgraduate qualifications.

Research Focus: Brazil | Eastern Europe | Greece | India | Ireland | Middle East | Portugal | Russia | UK

Recent Articles

Listed Staffing Firms by Market Capitalisation 2012

8 August 2012

  • Staffing Industry Analysts’ first global ranking of publicly listed staffing firms by market capitalisation
  • Adecco is the world’s largest listed staffing firm ranked by market capitalisation followed by Randstad and Robert Half.
  • The US is home to most listed staffing firms, followed by the... More

A Look at the Swiss Temporary Workforce Environment

6 August 2012

  • Overview of the Swiss legal landscape
  • Significance of collective bargaining agreements
  • Details on employers' statutory costs

Downgrading Forecasts for 2012

2 August 2012

  • See how the economic uncertainties affect the European staffing markets.
  • Which countries are set to grow despite the tough conditions.
  • Includes GDP growth as well as market growth forecasts.

A Look at the Irish Temporary Workforce Environment

30 July 2012

  • Overview of the Irish legal landscape
  • Significance of collective bargaining agreements
  • Details on employers' statutory costs

UK Monthly Hiring Trends Jun/Jul 2012

25 July 2012

  • How is the professional recruitment market fairing?
  • Compare with the latest trends for online jobs.
  • Includes the latest salary trends.

Largest Staffing Firms in Ireland 2011

19 July 2012

  • Provides data on the size of the Irish Market
  • Understand how much it has grown
  • See who are the largest twenty firms

Job Vacancies

3 July 2012

  • The job vacancy rate reflects the unmet demand for labour.
  • See which sectors have the greatest shortages
  • and which countries in Europe

UK Monthly Hiring Trends May/Jun 2012

28 June 2012

  • See how the market is fairing according to APSCo members
  • Compare this with the latest Online data
  • For the first time, see salary data from Broadbean

2012 Contingent Buyers Survey: Initial Findings

25 June 2012

  • Read the initial finding of the the 2012 Contingent Buyers Survey
  • Results from 74 data points
  • See responses to the UK Agency Workers Regulation

UK Tax avoidance in the Staffing Supply Chain

20 June 2012

  • Staffing firms and buyers may be impacted by HMRC action
  • Understand why
  • Know what questions to ask