Region - North America

2014 Office/Clerical Growth Update

November 20, 2014

  • The office/clerical temp staffing market did not grow in 2013
  • We project growth of 2% in 2014, and 2% in 2015
  • Recent financial results from three publicly held staffing companies indicate that market conditions are modestly improving

3Q14 Financial Results for North America-Based Public Staffing Firms

November 18, 2014

  • Among 27 publicly traded North American staffing companies, 3Q14 revenue increased 8.9% y/y (median).
  • Eighty-nine percent experienced positive y/y revenue growth, up from 2Q14's 74%.
  • Seventy-eight percent reported positive net income, down from 83% in 2Q14.

2014 Staffing Company Survey: How often do temporary workers quit an assignment early? How often are they dismissed for poor performance?

November 14, 2014

  • Median quit rate: 5%
  • Median early termination rate: 4%
  • Rates vary markedly by skill segment

North American News Report October 2014

November 12, 2014

  • Missed the news last month? Here is a quick overview of what happened in the staffing industry and the labor markets in North America.
  • Browse news by region and keep up to date with the latest financial reports, market trends and employment data.

Recruitment Process Outsourcing Insights

November 12, 2014

  • Global RPO market estimate
  • Forecast for Future Growth
  • Results of our survey of RPO providers 

2014 US Statutory Expense Tool

November 10, 2014

  • Our latest tool for looking up US statutory expenses is now available for download
  • Access average workers' compensation rates by occupation and state
  • SUTA, FUTA rates are available by state

October Jobs Report

November 7, 2014

  • The U.S. economy added 214,000 jobs in October.
  • The unemployment rate declined to 5.8%.
  • 15,100 temporary help jobs were added in October.

2014 U.S. Pay Rate Rangefinder

November 6, 2014

  • Excel file provides data for benchmarking your pay rates
  • Contains wage data for each occupation at the local, state and national levels
  • Displays employment trends for occupations in your area

2014 Staffing Company Survey: Staffing firm management rates of compensation

November 6, 2014

  • 250 Staffing execs reported total comp
  • Benchmark comp calculated for CEO, CFO, COO, Sales positions
  • Comp trending up for most, but not for sales

2014 Staffing Company Survey: Concerns About Current and Upcoming Legislation

October 31, 2014

  • 210 staffing firms reveal laws that concern them most
  • 19 legal or regulatory concerns cited
  • Regions covered: U.S., Europe, Australia/NZ