Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Temporary Staff Services industry provides skilled and unskilled labour to client companies, usually on a short-term basis. Demand for these staffing services is influenced by several factors. The national unemployment rate affects industry demand, with higher unemployment generally limiting demand growth for temporary staff supplied by industry firms. Additionally, business outsourcing influences demand, with greater outsourcing generally having a positive effect on the industry. The performance of client industries also affects the Temporary Staff Services industry, with stronger growth in downstream sectors contributing to industry growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Industry firms supply clients with three main services: contract and labour hire services, temporary placement services, and other employment and placement services. Contract and labour hire services involve providing temporary staff that remain employed by the labour hire provider, rather than the client. Temporary placement involves the outsourced recruitment of staff for non-permanent roles.
Contract and labour hire services
Contract and labour hire is the largest service segment for the industry. As the labour hire provider is the employer, it is in charge of all of the workers' wages and related costs, and all other responsibilities associated with employment, particularly those related to ensuring a safe working environment... purchase to read more