David Papapostolou

Research Analyst, Europe

David Papapostolou
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David Papapostolou is part of the European research team at Staffing Industry Analysts. He has written extensively about the contingent workforce environments in many European countries. David is also responsible for drawing the rankings of staffing firms in several European markets. A native speaker, he follows with a particular attention the trends in the French, Belgian and Swiss markets. David joined the company in May 2010 following a career as a research scientist, and has already written several reports on the clinical and scientific segments. He holds a Ph.D. in biochemistry from Paris University Denis Diderot.

Research Focus: Belgium | France | Luxembourg | Netherlands | Nordics | Switzerland | Vietnam

Recent Articles

A Look at the Belgian Temporary Workforce Environment

25 March 2013

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

ETUI report on the implementation of the AWD across Europe

13 March 2013

  • A report from the European Trade Union Institute (ETUI) on the implementation of the AWD across Europe
  • Overview of the pieces of national legislations affected by the Directive
  • Download the full report 

UK Monthly Hiring Trends for Professionals - Jan/Feb 2013

28 February 2013

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

UK Monthly hiring trends Dec 2012 / Jan 2013

5 February 2013

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

UK Monthly Hiring Trends Nov/Dec 2012

22 January 2013

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

IT Staffing Market in Europe 2012

28 December 2012

  • Adecco leads the market, followed by ManpowerGroup and Randstad.
  • The largest national markets are the UK, Germany and the Netherlands.
  • Other markets offer promising growth prospects: the Scandinavian countries, Poland and the Czech Republic.

Monthly UK Hiring Trends Oct/Nov 2012

4 December 2012

  • The latest trends in professional recruitment for the UK: sectors, regions, salaries.
  • Online jobs trends.
  • Annual review of 2012.

Webinar - 2013 Contingent Market Forecasts

28 November 2012

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Hear insights from the whole research team
  • Duration: approximately 1h

Healthcare Staffing Market in Europe

20 November 2012

  • Adecco leads this market in which most players are small and medium-sized companies focusing on their domestic market.
  • Most market players are small and medium-sized companies focusing on their domestic market. 
  • The largest contingents of healthcare professionals are in France, Germany,... More

UK Monthly Hiring Trends Sept/Oct 2012

25 October 2012

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