Recent Updates

First Tek buys IT staffing firm for $7.55 million in bankruptcy auction

May 12, 2015

First Tek Inc. acquired the assets of IT staffing provider Cloudeeva in a bankruptcy auction for $7.55 million.

Elance-oDesk launches new platform, name

May 12, 2015

Online staffing provider Elance-oDesk relaunched as Upwork. The move includes a new freelance talent platform.

Wide performance gap among IT staffing firms, TechServe finds

May 12, 2015

Financial performance varied widely among IT and engineering firms in 2014, according to the 2015 TechServe Alliance operating practices report.

Recruit more effectively with Dice’s Communications Toolkit — Promoted

May 12, 2015

Dice created its new Recruiting Communications Toolkit, to help you gather critical hiring information quickly and effectively.

IT staffing provider On Assignment buying Creative Circle for $570 million

May 12, 2015

On Assignment Inc. (NYSE: ASGN) agreed to acquire Creative Circle LLC from Morgan Stanley Global Private Equity for $570 million in cash and equity.

Hudson selling Americas IT staffing business

May 12, 2015

Hudson Global Inc. (NASD: HSON) will sell its Americas IT staffing business to Mastech Holdings Inc. (NYSE MKT: MHH).

Capgemini to acquire IGATE for $4.0 billion

May 12, 2015

Capgemini Group entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire IGATE for a cash consideration of $48 per share. 

1Q15 IT staffing earnings recap: the best of times, the worst of times

May 12, 2015

Firms positioned well to tap market demand continue to prosper; others are scrambling to find their feet.

SI Report Webinar - May 2015

May 12, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • 12 underappreciated business opportunities
  • Approximately 1 hour

April Jobs Report

May 8, 2015

  • The US added 223,000 jobs in April
  • 16,100 temp jobs were added, the second straight month of gains following declines in January and February
  • Revisions reduced overall job gains in February and March by 39,000, but increased temp gains by 4,900