Online Recruitment Services in Australia - Market Research Report

Online Recruitment Services industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 10.2%

Several factors influence the performance of the Online Recruitment Services industry, including trends in business confidence, the national unemployment rate, the size of the total labour force, internet usage and demand from employment companies. While the shift from print to digital advertising has primarily driven the industry's growth over the past five years, employment trends also affect industry earnings. For example, growth in part-time and casual employment has led to employers placing more job advertisements online, benefiting the industry. Industry revenue is projected to increase at an annualised 10.2% over the five years through 2019-20, to reach $502.3 million. This includes an anticipated increase of 7.3% in the current year, due to...
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Online Recruitment Services industry outlook (2019-2024)

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Revenue for the Online Recruitment Services industry is forecast to grow at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to reach $XX.X million, due to continuing strong demand growth for online job advertisements. This includes an anticipated increase of X.X% in XXX-XX, as demand from employment services rises and unemployment falls. The unemployment rate is projected to fall in XXX-XX and XXX-XX, contributing to strong industry revenue growth. However, new growth opportunities for SEEK Limited and other industry players are forecast to be limited towards the end of the five-year period. Furthermore, a saturated market, along with some price competition, is anticipated to limit profit margin growth over the next five years. While the indu...
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Online Recruitment Services industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $468m
  • business Number of Businesses: 46
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 1,316

Biggest companies in the Online Recruitment Services industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Online Recruitment Services in Australia industry include SEEK Limited.

  • pie_chart SEEK Limited Market Share: x.x%
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What is Online Recruitment Services industry?

Industry Definition

Online recruitment services charge employers to list job openings. Companies in the industry maintain databases of resumes that employers can search for a fee. Industry firms can also receive revenue from banner advertising.

Industry Products and Services

  • Basic online job advertisement services
  • Premium online job advertisement services
  • Employment database services
  • Banner advertising services
  • Online executive job advertising services
  • Other online recruitment advertising services

Industry Activities

  • Posting job openings for employers online
  • Employee database maintenance services
  • Premium online job advertisement services
  • Employee database search and analysis services

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Online recruitment services charge employers to list job openings. Companies in the industry maintain databases of resumes that employers can search for a fee. Industry firms can also receive revenue from banner advertising.

Main Activities

  • Posting job openings for employers online
  • Employee database maintenance services
  • Premium online job advertisement services
  • Employee database search and analysis services

Similar Industries

Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

Recruitment and employment agencies use recruitment websites to advertise vacant positions. Increased advertising from employment services companies can p...
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Demand from employment services
Total labour force
Business confidence index
Internet subscribers

Current Performance

Strong revenue growth
Print to digital
Other industry factors
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

New recruitment firms
Target markets
 Table: Online Recruitment Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Online Recruitment Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Employment Placement and Recruitment Services in Australia
Professional Services in Australia
Health Services in Australia




Key Selling Industries

Computer and Electronic Office Equipment Manufacturing in Australia
Computer and Electronic Equipment Repair in Australia
Computer System Design Services in Australia




Products & Services

The Online Recruitment Services industry provides services that help employers and recruitment agencies find suitable candidates to fill job vacancies. Th...
Accounting, banking, HR and administration service providers
Construction, trades and services sectors
Government, health care and education sectors
Sales, retail and consumer products sectors
Information and communications service providers
Manufacturing, engineering, transport and logistics sectors
Hospitality and tourism sectors

Demand Determinants

Demand determinants for online recruitment sites are mainly based on the unemployment rate and technological adoption. When unemployment is high, business...
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Major Markets

Accounting, banking, HR and administration service providers
Construction, trades and services sectors
Government, health care and education sectors
Sales, retail and consumer products sectors
Information and communications service providers
Manufacturing, engineering, transport and logistics sectors
Hospitality and tourism sectors
 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Online Recruitment Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

Chart: Business Locations by State Chart: Business Locations by State

Market Share Concentration

The Online Recruitment Services industry displays high concentration due to SEEK Limited's dominance of the industry, as the company is projected to make ...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Online Recruitment Services in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Online Recruitment Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

SEEK Limited is an Australian public company that provides online advertisements for employment vacancies, occupational training and education courses. Th...
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SEEK

 Table: SEEK - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Online Recruitment Services industry exhibits moderate capital intensity. For each dollar spent on labour inputs in the current year, approximately $0...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Online Recruitment Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry
 Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

Technology & Systems

Revenue Volatility

Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

Regulation & Policy

Industry Assistance

Table: Industry data Table: Industry Data for the Online Recruitment Services in Australia Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2026)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2026)
Establishments (2007-2026)
Businesses (2007-2026)
Employment (2007-2026)
Exports (2007-2026)
Imports (2007-2026)
Wages (2007-2026)
Domestic Demand (2007-2026)

Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data

Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Dat Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data

Table: Industry Financial Ratios Table: Industry Financial Ratios

Liquidity Ratios
Coverage Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Operating Ratios
Cash Flow & Debt Service Ratios (% of Sales)
Assets, %
Liabilities, %

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JOB AGGREGATION WEBSITE

JOB BOARD

SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMISATION (SEO)

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  • Industry Major Players
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  • Profitability Analysis
    Profitability Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis
  • Industry Trends
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  • Industry Operating Conditions
    Industry Operating Conditions
  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

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