Overview

All grown up: Discretionary income growth boosts consumers' use of industry services

IBISWorld’s Babysitting and Other Personal Services market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

REPORT SNAPSHOT

Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$2bn
Annual Growth
2012 - 2017
7.5%
Annual Growth
2017 - 2022
Profit
Employment
28,593
Business
9,024

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Cash-rich and time-poor households stimulate demand for industry services
  • The Child Care Services industry has been competing with the babysitting services segment
  • Continued growth in demand for industry services is anticipated to boost profit

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    The Babysitting and Other Personal Services industry has performed strongly over the past five years. While many Australian households are growing wealthier, they are becoming increasingly time-poor. As a result, some individuals have become more willing to have other people perform various tasks for them. The Babysitting and Other Personal Services industry has benefited substantially from this outsourcing trend, with strong growth in revenue and employment. Most businesses in the industry are small and have no paid employees. This is overwhelmingly the case for babysitters, marriage celebrants, tattooists and personal trainers...

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    Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

    As the industry is characterised by a high number of small, mainly non-employing, diversified businesses, the overall concentration level for the industry is low. The industry has traditionally had a low concentration level, and this will continue over the next five years. In 2016-17 almost two-thirds of industry enterprises are expected to be made up of non-employing or sole trading firms, with a further 36.4% having between one and 19 employees. Only 0.8% of industry firms during the year are projected to have greater than 20 employees, with no single company having more than 200 workers.

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    Additional Insights for the Babysitting and Other Personal Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Babysitting and Other Personal Services Industry are

  • Access to quality personnel management
  • Having a good reputation
  • Adoption of a commercial focus
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Real household discretionary income and Average weekly hours worked in the Babysitting and Other Personal Services industry impact industry performance..

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    Industry Products

    What is the Babysitting and Other Personal Services Industry?

    The industry offers a range of services, including babysitting, civil marriage celebrants, personal fitness training and tattooing services. Industry firms provide services to consumers that are personal in nature, and which are not included in any other industry.

    Industry Products
    Pet grooming and boarding services
    Babysitting services
    Other personal services
    Personal fitness training services
    Marriage celebrant services
    Introduction agency services
    Tattoo and piercing services
    Industry Activities
    Astrology, fortune telling and psychic service provision
    Babysitting services (except in child care centres and preschools)
    Cloak room, chauffeur, shoe shining and other personal service provision
    Genealogy and heraldry services
    Introduction agency operations
    Marriage celebrant services and wedding chapel operation (excluding church)
    Pet grooming and boarding services
    Personal fitness training services
    Sauna bath and Turkish bath operations
    Tattooing and piercing services

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Real household discretionary income
  • Average weekly hours worked
  • Females in the labour force
  • Consumer sentiment index
  • Number of marriages

  • Current Performance
  • Strong revenue growth
  • Key demand drivers
  • Mixed segment growth
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Future revenue growth
  • Employment and enterprise numbers
  • Future segment trends
  • Table: Babysitting and Other Personal Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Babysitting and Other Personal Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Advertising Services
  • Computer and Software Retailing
  • Internet Service Providers
  • Motor Vehicle Dealers

  • Products & Services
  • Babysitting services
  • Personal fitness training services
  • Other personal services
  • Introduction agency services
  • Tattoo and piercing services
  • Pet grooming and boarding services
  • Marriage celebrant services
  • Chart: Babysitting and Other Personal Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • People aged 30 to 49
  • People aged 18 to 29
  • People aged 50 to 65
  • People aged 65 and over
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Babysitting and Other Personal Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Babysitting and Other Personal Services

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Babysitting and Other Personal Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    There are no major players in this industry
    Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Babysitting and Other Personal Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Babysitting and Other Personal Services Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Child Care Benefit
  • A government payment that helps families who use approved and registered child care.
  • Genealogy
  • The research and analysis of family trees and ancestry records.
  • Heraldry
  • Involves designing, displaying and recording coats or arms and emblems.
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    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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