Closing up: A rising minimum wage will drive many industry clients out of California

The Office Staffing and Temp Agencies industry in California has experienced strong growth over the five years to 2017. The use of temporary employees has grown considerably over the past five years as businesses have increasingly taken advantage of the ability to rapidly expand and contract operations as needed. The unemployment rate in California has fallen dramatically and is now nearly half of what it was in 2012. Rather than reduce temporary labor in favor of permanent workers, many companies have chosen to rely more heavily on temporary staff to stay flexible. The number of industry firms has consistently risen during the five-year period in response to growing demand, boosting competition. Over the five years to 2022, industry revenue growth is forecast to decelerate. A...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$22bn
Annual Growth 12-17
5.4%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
473,386
Businesses
3,859
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The number of industry firms has consistently risen during the five-year period in response to growing demand, boosting competition
  • Businesses have taken advantage of the greater operational flexibility of contingent workers
  • The growing contingent workforce trend is expected to persist
  • Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    The Office Staffing and Temp Agencies industry in California provides temporary workers to all types of businesses operating in the state. Industry revenue can be segmented by the revenue generated from position type.Office, clerical and administrative staffingOffice, clerical and administrative staffing makes up an estimated 21.5% of industry revenue in California in 2017, which is higher than the national average. This segment includes receptionists, secretaries, tellers, bill collectors, bookkeepers, clerks, customer service representatives, loan officers and a variety of other administrative staff. Dur...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California Industry are

  • Having a good reputation
  • Must have license
  • Access to multiskilled and flexible workforce
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Number of temporary employees and Unemployment Rate in California in the Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California Industry?

    Office staffing and temp agencies supply businesses with workers for limited periods of time to supplement existing staff. Although temp workers remain employees of the temp agency, temp agencies do not provide direct supervision of their employees at clients’ work sites.

    Industry Products
  • Office, clerical and administrative staffing
  • Professional and managerial staffing
  • Healthcare staffing
  • Industrial staffing
  • Information technology staffing
  • Engineering and scientific staffing
  • Industry Activities
  • Supplying temporary staff (except farm labor)
  • Similar Industries
  • Crop Services
  • Correctional Facilities
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies
  • Professional Employer Organizations
  • Celebrity & Sports Agents
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in California
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in New York
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in New York
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Illinois
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Illinois
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Texas
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Texas
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Florida
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Florida
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Massachusetts
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Massachusetts
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Ohio
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Ohio
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Pennsylvania
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Pennsylvania
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in New Jersey
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in New Jersey
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Georgia
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Georgia
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Michigan
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Michigan
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Wisconsin
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Wisconsin
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Washington
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Washington
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Virginia
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Virginia
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Tennessee
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Tennessee
  • Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in Missouri
  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in North Carolina
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  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Minnesota
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  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Maryland
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  • Employment & Recruiting Agencies in Colorado
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  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Number of temporary employees
  • Unemployment Rate in California
  • Number of Businesses in California
  • Corporate Profit in California

  • Current Performance
  • Falling unemployment
  • Competition
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Labor woes
  • Changing dynamics
  • Table: Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Mining
  • Wholesale Trade
  • Retail Trade
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
  • Professional Employer Organizations
  • Healthcare and Social Assistance
  • IT Consulting

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Computer Stores
  • IT Consulting
  • Office Supply Stores
  • Wired Telecommunications Carriers

  • Products & Services
  • Office, clerical and administrative staffing
  • Professional and managerial staffing
  • Healthcare staffing
  • Industrial staffing
  • Information technology staffing
  • Engineering and scientific staffing
  • Other
  • Chart: Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Professional, retail and other service-oriented sectors
  • Technical sectors
  • Industrial sectors
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California Industry

  • Adecco SAAllegis Group Inc.Kelly Services Inc. Randstad Holding NVRobert Half International Inc.
  • Table: Adecco SA - financial performance
  • Table: Allegis Group Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Kelly Services Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Randstad Holding NV - financial performance
  • Table: Robert Half International Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

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

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Office Staffing & Temp Agencies in California Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Unemployment Rate in California (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    American Staffing Association (Asa)
  • An industry association that represents the US staffing industry.
  • Client-Employer
  • The staffing industry client that hires and manages temps day-to-day.
  • Just-In-Time Manufacturing
  • A strategy implemented to improve profitability by reducing inventory and purchasing the raw materials that are needed for the immediate term only.
  • Temp
  • An abbreviated term for a temporary worker, hired on day-to-day or contracted bases.
  • Turnover
  • The rate at which outgoing (old) employees are replaced by incoming (new) employees within an industry; measured as a percentage.
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    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
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