Recent Updates

Using ICs? Don’t Skip This Agreement

12 February 2014

A Massachusetts company learned the hard way that failure to have independent contractors sign confidentiality agreements can be very costly. Paul Creme, an attorney with Hamblett and Kerrigan, writes about the case here.

SIA Webinar: Temporary Staffing Trends and Forecasts

12 February 2014

During this one-hour webinar, our analysts will discuss the latest trends and forecasts in the European and Rest of World staffing markets.

Mastech says demand solid, Q4 revenue up 21%

10 February 2014

Mastech Holdings Inc. (NYSE MKT: MHH) reported solid demand in the fourth quarter despite disruptions due to the holiday season.

Cognizant revenue up 21%

10 February 2014

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NASD: CTSH) reported fourth-quarter revenue rose 20.9 percent year over year to $2.36 billion from $1.95 billion in the fourth quarter of last year.

Volt posts net income for Q4 but loss for year

10 February 2014

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: VISI), the fifth-largest U.S.-based IT staffing firm, reported net income of $1.6 million in its fiscal fourth quarter ended Nov. 3 compared to a net loss of $2.0 million in the fourth quarter of last year. 

Robert Half revenue up 5% with boost from tech, perm

10 February 2014

Professional staffing firm Robert Half International (NYSE: RHI) reported revenue rose 4.8 percent in the fourth quarter to $1.08 billion. 

Technical-IT temp bill rates rise 3.3%

10 February 2014

An index measuring the direction of technical-IT temporary worker bill rates in the U.S. rose 3.3 percent in 2013, according to IQNavigator, which tracks temporary worker bill rates through IQNdex.

Cloud computing driving IT salaries upwards

9 February 2014

The increasing use of cloud computing technologies, such as virtualization and online storage, as well as additional focus on using online channels to interact with consumers, are driving the demand for IT professionals who are equipped with the requisite skill sets.

CompTIA says global IT industry to grow 3.4%

9 February 2014

The information technology industry is likely to experience moderate growth in 2014, according to the IT Industry Outlook 2014 released Jan. 21 by CompTIA.

Largest Staffing Firms in India

5 February 2014

  • This report can be used to unravel the Indian staffing landscape.
  • It identifies the largest ten firms and another 160 potential suppliers.
  • Details include the nature of the market, demographics, current and future conditions, opportunities and threats and geographic spread.