The IT market has been on a steady growth path and our research indicates that it will continue to outperform other segments of staffing for a few years to come. Unless there is a glitch in the global economy, this boom should keep booming.
However, I would caution against complacency. Let me explain why.
Research from Staffing Industry Analysts shows that compared to other industries, technology spend in the staffing industry is below average both as a percentage of revenue and per full-time equivalent employee. A global average across all industries, according to Gartner, is 4.5 percent.
So why is this important for the staffing industry? After all, technology is but a tool. How we use it and implement... More