Recent Updates

2015 Temporary Worker Survey: Which types of work will you do more of, and which less of, over the next ten years?

July 23, 2015

  • 6,000 temps surveyed about 10-year work plans
  • Overwhelmingly, temping is just temporary; most plan to go full-time
  • But older workers, higher-paid, more open to future temping

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

Knowledge of IC Misclassification Can Lead to Liability

July 18, 2015

  • Our Staffing Law Updates provide you with information and advice on legal and regulatory changes impacting the world of contingent work.

2015 Largest Industrial Staffing Firms in the United States

July 17, 2015

  • Report ranks 32 industrial staffing firms that generated at least $100 million
  • Top three firms in 2014 were TrueBlue, Express Employment Professionals, and Aerotek (Allegis Group)
  • Added together, the 32 firms generated $20.2 billion in 2014

2015 Largest IT Staffing Firms in the United States

July 17, 2015

  • Report ranks 41 staffing firms that generated at least $100 million in IT temporary staffing revenue
  • The three largest firms are TEKsystems (Allegis Group), On Assignment, Insight Global
  • Added together, the firms generated $16.3 billion in 2014 

Mexico extends housing fund liability to outsourcing users

July 17, 2015

  • Our Staffing Law Updates provide you with information and advice on legal and regulatory changes impacting the world of contingent work.

Ponemon Institute’s 2015 Cost of a Data Breach Study: Global Analysis

July 13, 2015

  • Costs on a per-compromised-record basis were highest in the US ($217) and Germany ($211), and lowest in Brazil ($78) and India ($56).
  • While the global average cost per compromised record was $154, there was a significant variation in the cost by industry. In healthcare, the cost could be as high... More

2015 U.S. Geographic Opportunity Atlas

July 13, 2015

  • Identifies highest-opportunity U.S. areas for temporary staffing
  • Includes metro and state market sizes by segment
  • Provides staffing market data at the state, metro, and county levels

2015 Largest Staffing Firms in the United States

July 9, 2015

  • 122 staffing firms generated at least $100 million in staffing revenue in 2014
  • Taken together, the firms generated $69.4 billion in U.S. staffing revenue, or 55.9% of the market
  • 13 firms qualified for this year's report that did not appear on last year's report

2015 Temporary Worker Survey: How can staffing firms improve the popular image of the staffing industry and of temporary work?

July 7, 2015

  • 2,000 temps offer ideas on promoting industry
  • Temps say advertise temp--to-perm success, stats
  • Take a bigger role in temp careers, offer training, advice