Feb. 13, 2014

IT Staffing Report

Research shows the IT staffing market will continue to boom, outperforming other staffing markets.

Blog: Riding the IT staffing growth wave

12 February 2014

The information technology market has been on a steady growth path and our research indicates that it will continue to outperform other segments of staffing for a few years to come. Unless there is a glitch in the global economy, this boom should keep booming.

CompTIA says global IT industry to grow 3.4%

9 February 2014

The information technology industry is likely to experience moderate growth in 2014, according to the IT Industry Outlook 2014 released Jan. 21 by CompTIA.

Cloud computing driving IT salaries upwards

9 February 2014

The increasing use of cloud computing technologies, such as virtualization and online storage, as well as additional focus on using online channels to interact with consumers, are driving the demand for IT professionals who are equipped with the requisite skill sets.

Technical-IT temp bill rates rise 3.3%

10 February 2014

An index measuring the direction of technical-IT temporary worker bill rates in the U.S. rose 3.3 percent in 2013, according to IQNavigator, which tracks temporary worker bill rates through IQNdex.

Robert Half revenue up 5% with boost from tech, perm

10 February 2014

Professional staffing firm Robert Half International (NYSE: RHI) reported revenue rose 4.8 percent in the fourth quarter to $1.08 billion. 

Volt posts net income for Q4 but loss for year

10 February 2014

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: VISI), the fifth-largest U.S.-based IT staffing firm, reported net income of $1.6 million in its fiscal fourth quarter ended Nov. 3 compared to a net loss of $2.0 million in the fourth quarter of last year. 

Kforce announces realignment, Q4 revenue up 12%

12 February 2014

Kforce Inc. (NASD: KFRC) reported a net loss of $8.2 million in the fourth quarter compared to net income of $6.1 million in the same period last year. However, fourth-quarter revenue rose 12.3 percent at the Tampa, Fla.-based professional staffing firm to $302.9 million.

Cognizant revenue up 21%

10 February 2014

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NASD: CTSH) reported fourth-quarter revenue rose 20.9 percent year over year to $2.36 billion from $1.95 billion in the fourth quarter of last year.

Mastech says demand solid, Q4 revenue up 21%

10 February 2014

Mastech Holdings Inc. (NYSE MKT: MHH) reported solid demand in the fourth quarter despite disruptions due to the holiday season.