CWS Council Research

2011 Contingent Buyer Survey: Trends in VMS and MSP Usage

23 October 2012

  • See how many buyers use VMS & MSP
  • How this compares with North America
  • How this is set to change in the next two years

2012 Contingent Buyers Survey: What conferences do contingent workforce managers attend?

22 October 2012

  • See which conferences our buyers attend
  • How this compares to North America
  • and what they get from them

2012 Contingent Buyers Survey: Online staffing services

22 October 2012

  • See how many respondents use online staffing services
  • How many are familiar with these services
  • and how many are consider them in the next two years

2012 Contingent Buyers Survey: Satisfaction with Staffing Suppliers

19 October 2012

  • See what grade buyers gave their primary staffing supplier
  • What one thing staffing suppliers could improve.
  • If Ghost booking is a problem 

2012 Contingent Buyers Survey: Recruitment challenges

18 October 2012

  • See recrutiment challenges buyers are facing
  • For which sectors
  • and which specific skills

2012 Contingent Buyers Survey: Average Contingent Worker Assignment Length

16 October 2012

  • See what the average length of an assignment is.
  • How this compares to North America
  • Understand what the 25th and 75th percentiles are 

2012 Contingent Buyers Survey: Buyer Plans for the Next Two Years

11 October 2012

  • See whether buyers predict their workforce will grow
  • What the average contingent share of workforce will be
  • Which areas of the workforce will expand or decline

A look at the UK Temporary Workforce Environment

10 October 2012

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

2012 VMS and MSP Service Differentiators

26 September 2012

  • Leading VMS providers and MSPs evaluated along more than 200 features
  • Evaluation categories include supplier management, sourcing, contract management, requisitions, reports, workflow, implementation, invoicing and others
  • See which providers are more equipped for SOW-related requirements

Online Staffing Platform Businesses: Competitive Landscape

24 September 2012

  • "Online Staffing" now a $1B industry
  •  High growth: revenues, new entrants
  • "Technology-based play"-- low markups