Staffing - Information Technology

Temporary IT workers: Preferences, satisfaction and agency selection

April 3, 2013

IT staffing firms score an NPS of 50% from temps; most IT temps use firms as stepping stones for full-time work; for temps, it's not all about compensation.


Information Technology Growth Update - April 2013

April 1, 2013

  • On Assignment's Oxford segment experienced fastest 2H12 revenue growth, +26% y/y  in 3Q12, +27% y/y in 4Q12. 
  • Among Pulse respondents, median y/y revenue growth was 5% in February.
  • Median unemployment rate for computer and mathematical occupations fell roughly .7 percentage points between... More

Reading the Numbers

February 1, 2013

Analysts weigh in on the future of the staffing industry including growth and trends.


2013 Growth Assessment: Information Technology Staffing

December 20, 2012

  • IT staffing projected to grow 8% in 2013 
  • Healthcare IT and ICD10 fueling growth
  • IT buyers report 13% saving from using contingents
  • IT solutions represents an additional opportunity

2013 Staffing Occupational Markets Guidebook

December 19, 2012

  • Over 500 occupations analyzed for staffing potential
  • Employment, wages, temp usage detailed by occupation
  • Best 32 niche occupational temp markets identified
  • Entire data available for easy download

The Solutions Opportunity: What is IT solutions, and is it right for your IT staffing firm?

October 30, 2012

  • Is IT solutions right for your IT staffing firm?
  • Pros and cons of adding a solutions practice
  • Best practices of running a successful solutions unit

The Star Burns Bright

October 19, 2012

Information technology staffing is the star performer among all staffing segments. Here is what’s driving its growth.


IT Contingent Buyers: who they are, what they’re planning, and how they work with staffing firms

September 30, 2012

  • Buyers of IT staffing services lukewarm toward their staffing suppliers
  • Still, they are enthusiastic about temp labor and getting more so
  • In general IT buyers are large companies that find suppliers through sales call

2012 Contingent Buyer Survey & 2006-2011 Cumulative Index

September 14, 2012

  • 391-page aggregation of all previous buyer surveys
  • Best practices, metrics, updated projections
  • Trends in VMS, MSP, buyer management of staffing firms
  • Compensation data for contingent managers

2012 Staffing Industry Sales Force Compensation Survey: Executive Summary

September 6, 2012

  • Study of salary and incentive benchmarks
  • Includes best practices around sales compensation
  • 13 staffing roles analyzed by company size