Recent Updates

UK firm supports greater teaching of coding skills

22 October 2013

The recent announcement of BBC director general Tony Hall that the teaching of computer coding is to become more widespread within the next two years has been strongly endorsed by Chris Bartlett, director and founder of recruitment firm GCS.

Big data job postings rise by 13%

22 October 2013

The number of online job ads requiring “big data” analysis skills rose 13 percent year-over-year in September to more than 88,000, according to Wanted Analytics, a firm that tracks online job ads.

CTG revenue falls 5%

22 October 2013

Computer Task Group Inc. (NASD: CTG), a Buffalo, N.Y.-based information technology services company, reported third-quarter total revenue fell 5.4 percent year over year to $100.7 million.

Volt staffing revenue falls 10%

22 October 2013

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: VISI) reported revenue in its staffing services segment fell approximately 9.6 percent to $460 million in its fiscal third quarter ended July 28, 2013, 

Mastech revenue up 24%

22 October 2013

Mastech Holdings Inc. (NYSE MKT: MHH) reported revenue rose 24.2 percent to $28.3 million in the third quarter ended Sept. 30 from $22.8 million in the same period last year. 

IT staffing M&A deals

22 October 2013

ACS completes Analysts International Corp. acquisition. Magic Software buys Allstates Technical Services. Compunnel acquires Diversified Technical Solutions.

Revenue up at Wipro, Tata, Infosys and iGate

22 October 2013

Large information technology service providers reporting increases in revenue include Wipro Ltd. (NYSE: WIT), Tata Consultancy Services, Infosys Ltd. (NYSE: INFY), iGate Corp. (NASD: IGTE).

RCM proxy battle includes nomination of CDI’s former CEO

22 October 2013

A proxy battle is brewing at RCM Technologies Inc. (NASD: RCMT), a Pensauken, N.J.-based provider of information technology, engineering and healthcare staffing.

Blog: IT staffing firms not concerned about online staffing

22 October 2013

A recent Staffing Industry Analysts survey tried to gauge staffing firms’ awareness of online staffing and their response to it. Some 80 percent of the 534 respondents were either unaware or not interested in such services.

Website satisfaction highest among healthcare staffing firms

16 October 2013

The healthcare industry is notoriously slow to adopt new technological advancements. It might stand to reason, therefore, that healthcare staffing companies would lag behind their counterparts that serve more tech-savvy industries in terms of the effectiveness of their online presence. However,... More