Recent Updates

February Jobs Report

February 5, 2016

  • The US added 151,000 jobs in January
  • Temp help employment fell by 25,200, or 0.86%
  • Revisions decreased overall job gains in November and December by 2,000, and increased temp gains by 3,400

Margin pressure drives divergent IT staffing models

February 2, 2016

The IT staffing industry’s long-term growth shows the market ramping up to reach a new record scale for the fourth consecutive year. Enterprise demand remains historically robust for technologies from data analytics, to cloud, to mobile, to cybersecurity.

Highest starting salaries for 2016: Engineering and computer science grads

February 2, 2016

Engineering majors and computer science majors are projected to post the highest starting salaries among graduates of the class of 2016, according to salary survey data released by the National Association of Colleges and Employers.

The tech gender gap: Any improvement? — Staffing Stream

February 2, 2016

Has all the talk about the gender bias in tech actually led to any improvements?

Michigan PEO acquires Preferred Solutions

February 2, 2016

AccessPoint, a Michigan-based professional employer organization, acquired Preferred Solutions, a 22-year-old information technology staffing, training and consulting firm.

Joint employment guidance issued

February 2, 2016

New guidance on joint employment was issued by the US Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division.

Belcan buys Tandel Systems

February 2, 2016

Engineering consulting and staffing provider Belcan LLC acquired Tandel Systems Inc., a provider of technical services and support to customers in the aerospace and defense sectors.

TSR revenue up but net income falls 15%

February 2, 2016

TSR Inc. (NASD: TSRI), a Hauppauge, NY-based supplier of IT staffing, reported revenue rose 4.5% to $15.1 million in its fiscal second quarter ended Nov. 30. T

MSI International buys healthcare IT staffing firm

February 2, 2016

MSI International, a 48-year-old recruiting firm based in Atlanta, acquired Masters IT LLC, a recruiting firm for healthcare IT professionals.

Volt Q4 revenue falls; firm plans to sell Maintech, reduce costs

February 2, 2016

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSE MKT: VISI) reported net revenue fell 15.3% in its fiscal fourth quarter ended Nov. 1, but net loss narrowed.