Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Demand for cleaning services is generally strong and stable, and largely driven by business numbers and the outsourcing of cleaning services. Governments and businesses are increasingly outsourcing cleaning as they concentrate on their core activities and seek out cost efficiencies in operations. Further, a rise in demand for residential cleaning services is resulting from high- and dual-income households and the ageing of the population. Many in-home aged-care programs now offer cleaning services, particularly for disabled people.
Industry clients are increasingly seeking to bundle cleaning, catering, security, maintenance and related services under a single, multi-service contract arrangement... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The industry, in terms of numbers, is predominantly located in New South Wales and Victoria due to the concentration of population and higher the share of businesses, government, educational, health care and other institutions. The spread of industrial, retail and commercial operators, as well as the state share of GDP also influences cleaning business locations, with a higher proportion of businesses located in these States to service a large client base. IBISWorld estimates that New South Wales and Victoria will account for 61.1% of industry revenue in 2013-14, and 61.3% of industry establishments... purchase to read more