CWS Council Research

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

A Look at the Australian Temporary Workforce Environment

21 June 2012

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

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 

Building Best Practices into your Contingent Workforce Program

20 June 2012

  • 15 best practices for new contingent workforce programs
  • Learn how to establish a strong program brand and create meaningful policies
  • Supplier contracts and identifying rogue behavior also discussed

Lexicon of Global Contingent Workforce Terms

18 June 2012

  • Over 200 contingent workforce related terms and definitions
  • International terminology included for the first time
  • Document promotes standardized language usage in CW management

UK Employment Activities and the Annual Business Survey

14 June 2012

  • See how many staffing organisations the ONS think there were
  • How many people were employed
  • What the average wage was

Legs & Regs May 2012

7 June 2012

  • Read our latest legal update in association with the Ius Laboris Global Network.
  • Information this month from Finland, France, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK

2012 VMS RFP Template

4 June 2012

  • Template for issuing an RFP for a VMS provider
  • Notes added for guidance
  • Cut and paste as appropriate for building your own RFP

MSP Structures in Europe: Legal prohibitions and how to circumvent them

1 June 2012

  • This report provides an overview of the things a programme manager should consider before rolling out an MSP in European markets.
  • Outlines the three types of MSP contact structure.
  • Discusses the legal prohibitions and how to circumvent them

2011 Contingent Buyer Survey: Compensation

30 May 2012

  • Find out what the median base pay is for buyers
  • Look at the rate of change
  • Understand if individual performance is important for bonuses