Recent Updates

Highest starting salaries for 2016: Engineering and computer science grads

2 February 2016

Engineering majors and computer science majors are projected to post the highest starting salaries among graduates of the class of 2016, according to salary survey data released by the National Association of Colleges and Employers.


Michigan PEO acquires Preferred Solutions

2 February 2016

AccessPoint, a Michigan-based professional employer organization, acquired Preferred Solutions, a 22-year-old information technology staffing, training and consulting firm.


Joint employment guidance issued

2 February 2016

New guidance on joint employment was issued by the US Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division.


Belcan buys Tandel Systems

2 February 2016

Engineering consulting and staffing provider Belcan LLC acquired Tandel Systems Inc., a provider of technical services and support to customers in the aerospace and defense sectors.


TSR revenue up but net income falls 15%

2 February 2016

TSR Inc. (NASD: TSRI), a Hauppauge, NY-based supplier of IT staffing, reported revenue rose 4.5% to $15.1 million in its fiscal second quarter ended Nov. 30. T


MSI International buys healthcare IT staffing firm

2 February 2016

MSI International, a 48-year-old recruiting firm based in Atlanta, acquired Masters IT LLC, a recruiting firm for healthcare IT professionals.


Volt Q4 revenue falls; firm plans to sell Maintech, reduce costs

2 February 2016

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSE MKT: VISI) reported net revenue fell 15.3% in its fiscal fourth quarter ended Nov. 1, but net loss narrowed.


Tech salaries up 8% in past year

2 February 2016

Average US technology salaries rose 7.7% in 2015 to $96,370, according to a salary survey released by job board operator Dice Holdings Inc.


Led by IT, staffing M&A volume rises in 2015

2 February 2016

According to our annual recap of deal-making, the total number of publicly announced transactions involving North American staffing companies increased 31% to 92 last year, significantly above the number of transactions announced in any single year since the Great Recession but  well short of the... More


Staffing Trends

29 January 2016

This report summarizes trends identified through the development of SIA’s research programme during the course of 2015 and based on our market expectations in 2016.