Assignment Lengths and Assignment Limits

20 October 2015

  • Median assignment length was 12 months
  • Most common assignment limits were 12 months, 18 months and more than 18 months
  • A median 10% of temporary workers were dismissed due to assignment limits
  • Median time required to wait before rehiring a temporary worker was six months

2015 Staffing Company Survey: Prevalence of certifications among staffing industry executives

16 October 2015

  • Four exec certifications dominate staffing market
  • Certifications highly region-specific
  • In all regions, half or more of execs have a certification

Satisfaction with Staffing Suppliers

16 October 2015

  • Staffing supplier NPS was -9%, an increase from 2014
  • VMS NPS was -5% and MSP NPS was -10%
  • Job board NPS was similar to its 2014 value

2015 Staffing Company Survey: Perception of gender advantage/disadvantage among staffing executives

12 October 2015

  • Gender advantage/disadvantage in working world and staffing industry examined
  • Most staffing execs--both male and female--see no particular bias
  • Responses from staffing execs in North America, Europe, and Australia/NZ

2015 Europe Staffing Company Survey: Initial Findings

8 October 2015

  • 76 unique staffing firms share their opinions
  • Benchmark measures, assignment lengths, RFP metrics
  • Outsourcing and social media use
  • Tenure discounts, operational structure, resume submittals/interviews

2015 Staffing Company Survey: Concerns about current and upcoming legislation

5 October 2015

  • 305 staffing firms identify regulatory concerns
  • 17 top concerns listed, by region
  • Firms in North America, Europe, and Australia/NZ included

Metrics Used to Evaluate Suppliers

5 October 2015

  • Buyers most often chose time-to-fill as a key metric
  • Demonstrated cost savings came in second

Trends in Online Staffing and FMS

23 September 2015

  • Awareness of online staffing increased from 39% to 63%
  • Use of online staffing spiked upward from 6% to 17%
  • Sixty percent of buyers were familiar with FMS
  • Eleven percent of buyers reported using FMS

2015 Contingent Buyers Survey - Europe - Initial Insights

22 September 2015

  • Survey results from 89 Europe contingent buyers
  • 33 questions including assignment length, MSP use, and many others

UK Professional Recruitment Trends August / September 2015

17 September 2015

  • This report provides the latest insights on the UK professional recruitment market
  • Hiring trends for both permanent employees and temporary staff in UK
  • Compare with the trends for on-line jobs
  • Report also features the latest salary trends
  • Includes a labour market monitor which covers... More