David Francis

Research Associate

David Francis

David Francis joined Staffing Industry Analysts in 2014 as a Research Associate. David is the lead analyst for online staffing globally as well as healthcare staffing in the US. He is also the announcer for the Staffing Industry Report Monthly Webinar. Prior to joining Staffing Industry Analysts, David worked for seven years at a leading financial firm.

David holds a B.S. in Accounting, Finance, and Corporate Management from California State University East Bay.

Recent Articles

Report finds lucrative environment for healthcare staffing market

November 4, 2015

According to Staffing Industry Analysts’ recently released 2015 Healthcare Staffing Growth Assessment, the current environment for the healthcare staffing market is arguably the most lucrative it has been in more than a decade, due to a confluence of favorable drivers

October 2015 Healthcare Staffing Growth Assessment

October 28, 2015

  • Newly insured and an improving economy driving accelerating growth in healthcare staffing
  • While current environment is highly favorable for healthcare staffing, long-term trends are mixed
  • Learn what a value-based payment model means for healthcare staffing

SI Report Webinar - October 2015

October 6, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • VMS/MSP trends
  • Approximately 1 hour

US healthcare staffing market forecast revised

September 1, 2015

According to Staffing Industry Analysts’ recently released US Staffing Industry Forecast, US temporary healthcare staffing revenue is projected to grow by an upwardly revised 17% in 2015, driven by double-digit growth in each healthcare staffing sub-segment: Travel nursing, per diem nursing, locum... More

Health expenditures to rise

September 1, 2015

According to recently released data from the US Department of Health and Human Services, overall growth in health expenditures is projected to accelerate to an average of 5.8% per annum from 2014 – 2024, a sharp increase from the levels seen from 2008 – 2013.

Healthcare staffing firms represent 19 of 122 companies on list of largest US staffing firms

August 4, 2015

Staffing Industry Analysts has recently released its latest Largest US Staffing Firms report, which lists companies by the US staffing revenue they generated in 2014, with a threshold of $100 million for inclusion.

The Human Cloud Landscape

July 22, 2015

  • Market size estimate by work location, Human Cloud segment, and B2B vs. B2C
  • Largest three providers by 2014 spend are Uber, Didi Kuaidi, and UpWork
  • Overview of Online Staffing Platforms, Crowdsourcing, and Online Work Services

SI Report Webinar - August 2015

August 11, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Geographic Opportunities Atlas tool demo
  • Approximately 1 hour

New tool helps healthcare staffing firms assess markets on an occupational basis

June 26, 2015

A landmark research tool enables staffing firms to track the market size, temporary penetration rate, and growth trajectory of more than 800 occupations.

New offering allows companies to source directly through VMS

June 3, 2015

Ten months after buying freelancer management system OnForce, Beeline announced a new plugin that enables organizations to self-source freelancer talent alongside staffing agency searches via the VMS.