Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Tradesman and Handyman Franchises industry has grown consistently over the past five years. Industry operators are typically sole traders that perform of range of jobs such as gardening, building maintenance, plumbing, fencing and painting. Operators have benefited from the increasing number of consumers lacking time and skills for labour-intensive manual tasks around the home. As a result, the industry is expected to grow at an annualised 3.3% over the five years through 2015-16, to total $943.1 million. Furthermore, industry revenue is expected to grow by 3.4% in 2015-16, due to stronger demand.
The steady rise in the number of housing transfers and households over the past five years has aided industry growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The geographic distribution of enterprises operating within the Tradesman and Handyman Franchises industry largely follows the distribution of the population. Enterprises within the industry include all franchisees, as each franchisee has an Australian Business Number and operates their own private business, retaining the branding of the overarching franchise. Enterprises are thus distributed around Australia and close to the population, as the industry mainly works with consumers.
New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland account for the majority of Australia's population, and consequently account for the majority of industry enterprises. In 2015-16, these three states are projected to comprise 78.3% of all industry enterprises... purchase to read more