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CDI revenue slips, but may end staff cuts

October 29, 2009

CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI) reported third-quarter revenue fell 20.6% (down 17.6% in constant currency) to $223.7 million from $281.9 million in the same period last year. The company noted revenue rose 3.8% from the second quarter, a time when revenue has historically remained flat. President and CEO...


Staffing index rises six points in October

October 28, 2009

Demand for staffing rose in October, according to the American Staffing Association's index measuring temporary employment released Tuesday. The index rose to a reading of 83 in October from 77 in September. The index measures changes in the number of temporary and contract workers both weekly a...


Technisource confidence index rises

October 28, 2009

The Technisource IT employee confidence index rose 4.4 points to 50.2 in the third quarter, the highest reading since the fourth quarter of 2007. The index was released Tuesday. According to the index's survey, 31% of technology workers in the third quarter believed the economy was getting weake...


Mastech revenue falls, reports stabilization

October 28, 2009

Third-quarter revenue fell 28.5% at Mastech Holdings Inc. (AMEX: MHH), a Pittsburgh-based information technology staffing firm, to $17.2 million. The company reported signs of stabilization, but said the pricing environment remained competitive. "While we continue to see encouraging signs of mar...


Mastech revenue falls, reports stabilization

October 28, 2009

Third-quarter revenue fell 28.5% at Mastech Holdings Inc. (AMEX: MHH), a Pittsburgh-based information technology staffing firm, to $17.2 million. The company reported signs of stabilization, but said the pricing environment remained competitive. "While we continue to see encouraging signs of mar...


CTG revenue down 25%

October 28, 2009

Computer Task Group Inc. (NASD: CTGX) reported third-quarter revenue of $66.8 million, down 25.1% from the third quarter of 2008. The Buffalo NY-based firm, which provides information technology staffing and solutions, said third-quarter staffing revenue fell by approximately 30.0% to $43.2 mill...


CTG revenue down 25%

October 28, 2009

Computer Task Group Inc. (NASD: CTGX) reported third-quarter revenue of $66.8 million, down 25.1% from the third quarter of 2008. The Buffalo NY-based firm, which provides information technology staffing and solutions, said third-quarter staffing revenue fell by approximately 30.0% to $43.2 mill...


Sun Healthcare's staffing revenue falls 19%

October 28, 2009

Sun Healthcare Group Inc. (NASD: SUNH) reported third-quarter revenue in its medical staffing services segment fell 18.9% to $24.4 million from $30.1 million in the same period last year. Irvine CA-based Sun operates several healthcare businesses. It posted total companywide third-quarter revenu...


LocumTenens.com index falls in third quarter

October 28, 2009

LocumTenens.com's online job index analyzing demand for locum tenens fell 19.0% in the third quarter to a reading of 1.15 after rising in the second quarter. The index includes data collected by LocumTenens.com since January 2007 and represents a broad quarterly analysis of demand for locum tene...


Oklahoma City posts lowest metro jobless rate

October 28, 2009

The Oklahoma City metropolitan area's jobless rate of 5.9% in September was the lowest among all U.S. metropolitan areas with populations of 1 million or more, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. The Washington D.C. metropolitan area ranked second-lowest at 6.2%. Detroit again po...