Matt Norton

Research Analyst

Matt Norton

Matt Norton is part of the European research team at Staffing Industry Analysts. He has produced reports on various countries’ staffing sectors with specific focus on the growing Rest of the World market. He holds a BA in History from the Royal Holloway, University of London and a masters’ degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics. Since leaving University, Matt has worked in a number of research roles for a current affairs publication, a high-profile public policy think-tank and, more recently for the Hillebrand Group, a multinational logistics company.

Research Focus: Argentina | Australia & NZ | Chile | Germany & Austria | Philippines | South Africa

Recent Articles

2015 Global Oil & Gas Market Report

11 November 2015

  • Estimate for the size of the global market, broken down by region
  • Top 10 ranking based on market share
  • Statistics on Oil & Gas production by country
  • Commentary on current industry trends and M&A activity

2015 Global Oil & Gas Panel Transcript

11 November 2015

  • The following is an edited transcript of our panel “Trends and Opportunities in the Engineering and Energy Sector”. It was recorded at Staffing Industry Analysts’ Executive Forum held in March 2015 in Orlando.  It has been edited for brevity and clarity.
  • This transcript should be read... More

Workforce Solutions Ecosystem

24 September 2015

  • This report codifies and defines the various parts of the Workforce Solutions Ecosystem. It will be of use to those who operate within this Ecosystem and also those who procure services or products from it.
  • Ecosystems are, by their very nature, constantly evolving and as such this document reviews... More

Global Oil & Gas Directory

14 September 2015

  • This directory provides full records for over 45 staffing firms that provide staffing services to the Oil & Gas segment. 
  • Some firms provide services in just one market while others supply Oil & Gas workers in up to 50+ countries. 
  • All information was provided directly by the... More

The Middleman MSP: A Global Overview

5 March 2015

  • Review of MSP structures in 20 staffing markets
  • While there are certainly legal considerations to take into account, by structuring programmes in the correct way, they should not prevent programme managers from expanding programmes into any country they wish.
  • There is no one-size-fits-all MSP... More

Colombia Market Snapshot

26 January 2015

  • Use this document to gain an overview of the size and nature of the staffing market
  • Report includes data on the wider economy and business environment

Argentina Market Snapshot

5 January 2015

  • Use this document to gain an overview of the size and nature of the staffing market
  • Report includes data on the wider economy and business environment

Recruitment Process Outsourcing Technology

19 December 2014

• RPO providers were surveyed with regard to technology solutions and Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS).

• We asked respondents two questions: “What technology solutions are used to support the RPO process?” and “What percent of your RPO hires go through the following ATS platforms?”

2014 Global Marketing/Creative Staffing Update

9 December 2014

  • Aquent is the market leader by revenue, followed by Hays and 24 Seven.
  • We provide a Register of Marketing/Creative Staffing Suppliers and information on the current industry climate and short term future of the market.      

The importance of TES to the South African labour market and economy

14 November 2014

A research report from the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Development Policy Research Unit underlines the importance of Temporary Employment Services (TES) to the South African labour market and economy.