Craig Johnson

Managing Editor, Staffing Publications

Craig Johnson
cjohnsonSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

Craig Johnson is Managing Editor of Staffing Industry Review and Staffing Industry Analysts Daily News. Johnson joined Staffing Industry Analysts in 2006. He has more than 17 years of experience as a journalist.

Recent Articles

IT jobs rise by 5% over year

12 June 2013

The number of U.S. information technology jobs rose by more than 5.4 percent over the last 12 months ending in May, according to the TechServe Alliance’s IT employment index.

Pulse shows ‘very widespread improvement’ for IT staffing

12 June 2013

Information technology staffing firms reported very widespread improvement in month-over-month revenue trends for the third straight month in April, according to the most recent Pulse Survey report by Staffing Industry Analysts.

US has higher percentage of MSP spend on IT

12 June 2013

Managed service providers in the U.S. handle a greater percentage of information technology spend than MSPs outside the U.S., according to the 2013 VMS and MSP Supplier Competitive Landscape report released by Staffing Industry Analysts.

M&A deals include two UK-based IT firms

12 June 2013

Recent acquisitions of information technology services firms include a York, England-based firm that was acquired in a private equity-funded management buyout and the acquisition by an Ohio-based IT services firm of a U.K. company.

Wipro to hire 1,000 in Germany

12 June 2013

Wipro Ltd. (NYSE: WIT) plans to triple German workforce by hiring more than 1,000 professionals over the next three years, the company announced June 12.

Luxoft IPO could raise $70 million

12 June 2013

IT solutions firm Luxoft Holding Inc. priced the shares of its initial public offering at $16 to $18, according to a filing on June 12 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The IPO could raise approximately $70 million. 

Infosys founder returns to chairman role

12 June 2013

Infosys Ltd. (NYSE: INFY) founder N.R. Narayana Murthy is returning to the board as chairman and additional director, the company announced June 1.

New Group Fighting for Independent Contractor Relationships

12 June 2013

With U.S. and state governments taking aim at independent contractor relationships, a new organization comprised of businesses and ICs is fighting back.

Drill Rig Firm Pays $687,469 in Misclassification Case

5 June 2013

A drilling rig firm and a mechanical contractor on an Amazon.com project are two new cases where companies paid overtime back wages as a result of misclassification of employees as independent contractors.

CIO poll: Mobile, big data demand jumps

28 May 2013

Mobile solutions and big data are among the skills experiencing the fastest increase in demand among CIOs across the globe, according to a CIO survey by information technology services firm Harvey Nash.