Online Staffing

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

2015 VMS Service Differentiators Report

June 22, 2015

The shift in focus from more traditional temporary worker management to larger, more complex categories, coupled with global expansion efforts have driven VMS providers to expand and mature feature functionality, resulting in significant innovation and differentiation across the VMS landscape. This report,... More


2015 Temporary Worker Survey: Are temporary workers turning to online staffing services for employment?

June 3, 2015

  • Majority of traditional temps not aware of online staffing
  • But among those familiar, 38% are using it
  • Higher paid/older temps more likely to be familiar with it

Total Talent Management - A New Workforce Phenomenon

June 3, 2015

  • Results from the first comprehensive survey on Total Talent Management
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  • Download a copy of the presentation as a pdf

Temporary Staffing Trends, Developments and Forecasts

January 22, 2015

  • Exclusive insights from the SIA team 
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  • Download a copy of the presentation as a pdf

Witkey (威客) Platforms - A Journey to the World of Online Work Platforms in China

November 27, 2014

  • A unique ecosystem supporting online enabled work arrangements has been developing in China; both the platforms and the people who work through them are called ‘Witkey’. While in many ways similar to online work platforms outside of China, there are subtle differences.
  • The purpose of this... More

The Rise of Freelancer Management Systems

October 17, 2014

  • Staffing Industry Analysts surveyed five leading freelancer management systems (FMS) providers
  • Learn what defines and is essential to this space
  • Stay ahead of the curve on an emerging technology

Executive Forum Europe 2014 Preview Webinar

September 18, 2014

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Global Staffing 100

September 17, 2014

  • Find out who tops the world ranks
  • Which firms make the Global 100
  • Who has joined the list and who has left

Crowdsourcing Platforms

July 16, 2014

  • This Insight Report provides an introduction to the category of Human Cloud platforms which SIA defines as Crowdsourcing. 
  • The SIA definition of Crowdsourcing platforms is clarified, the scope and dimensions of the space estimated, and the foregoing is substantiated by citing many representative... More