Recent Updates

2014 Contingent Buyers Survey: Trends in satisfaction with staffing suppliers, VMS, MSP, and job boards

18 August 2014

  • A satisfaction score for primary staffing suppliers (NPS) was measured at -24%
  • Attitudes of procurement respondents compared to HR and General Management respondents towards VMS varied greatly
  • Buyers were least satisfied with job boards, which scored a NPS of -26%, largely due to dissatisfaction... More

The human resources technology revolution — Staffing Stream

13 August 2014

Stephen Robert Morse of SkillBridge discusses Human resources technology in a new post in The Staffing Stream.

Job and salary growth forecast for Indian IT sector

13 August 2014

The number of jobs in India’s information technology sector is expected to increase 6 percent in the current financial year, reports

TEKsystems, On Assignment among largest IT staffing firms

13 August 2014

The five largest suppliers of information technology staffing in the U.S. include TEKsystems, On Assignment Inc. (NYSE: ASGN) and more.

IT workers’ confidence slips in Q2

13 August 2014

The Randstad Technologies Employee Confidence Index edged down in the second quarter to a reading of 58.7 from a first-quarter reading of 60.0.

IQNavigator sells MSP division

13 August 2014

IQNavigator, a vendor management system and managed services provider, sold its MSP division to MSX International Inc.

Kforce's $119 million deal includes only medical coder segment

13 August 2014

Kforce Inc. (NYSE: KFRC) announced the sale of its healthcare information management business to RCM Acquisition Inc. for an aggregate sale price of $119 million in cash. 

IT staffing provider acquires New Jersey-based firm

13 August 2014

Compunnel Software Group Inc. acquired IT staffing provider MindTrust Consulting Services Inc.

Adecco’s Beeline VMS division acquires OnForce

13 August 2014

Beeline, a VMS provider owned by Adecco, acquired online staffing/independent workforce management platform OnForce. 

CDI names former Sears and Lehman exec as CEO

13 August 2014

CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI) named Scott Freidheim as CEO, effective Sept. 15. Freidheim’s past roles include president of Kenmore, Craftsman and Diehard at Sears.