Brian Wallins

Research Manager

Brian Wallins

Brian Wallins is Research Manager at SIA responsible for research across Human Cloud, IT staffing, and workforce solutions mergers and acquisitions. Brian brings six years of experience in equity research covering the Enterprise Software sector for Gleacher & Company (FKA Broadpoint AmTech). He has also held various finance and strategy roles at Getaround, Hire On-Demand and Calypso Technology.

Brian holds an MBA from Bentley University and has passed Level I of the CFA exam.

Recent Articles

US IT temporary staffing growth outlook gets upward revision

April 30, 2019

The US IT staffing sector is projected to reach a record $35.5 billion in 2019, according to Staffing Industry Analysts’ recently published “US Staffing Industry Forecast: April 2019 Update.” 

US Staffing Industry Forecast: April 2019 Update

April 19, 2019

  • US staffing industry forecast to grow 4% in 2019 and 3% in 2020
  • Trends vary by occupational segment, from declines in office/clerical to high single digit expansion in several professional segments
  • US staffing industry expected to reach $157.8 billion next year

Financial Results of Staffing Companies - April 2019 Update

April 15, 2019

  • Report includes financial results of 21 publicly traded staffing companies
  • Median year-over-year revenue growth was 3.8% in the most recent fiscal quarter

IT Staffing Growth Assessment: 2019 Update

April 3, 2019

  • The worldwide market for temporary IT staffing reached a scale of $66 billion in revenue in 2017.
  • Forty-five percent of the IT staffing sector is derived from the US, where we forecast 3% revenue growth in 2019, representing the tenth consecutive year of expansion.
  • This report explores dynamics... More

2019 growth assessment captures state of the IT staffing market

April 1, 2019

Staffing Industry Analysts published its IT Staffing Growth Assessment: 2019 Update today. 

Staffing Industry Report Webinar - March 2019

March 12, 2019

  • Watch the full, one-hour webinar on demand (available to corporate members only)
  • Internal staff survey results
  • M&A in staffing, and much more

US IT staffing 2018/2019: Stocks out like a lamb; revenue growth in like a lion

March 5, 2019

The US equity markets briefly entered bear market territory in late 2018. The turbulence dragged down stock prices across numerous sectors, including staffing. 

IT staffing riding the M&A wave

February 5, 2019

Staffing Industry Analysts recently published its annual Staffing Mergers & Acquisitions: 2019 Update report for North America. The report tracks annual transactions, both in aggregate and by individual staffing segment. 

Staffing Mergers & Acquisitions: 2019 Update

January 30, 2019

  • M&A transactions of staffing firms headquartered in North America increased 27% year-over-year in 2018, representing a return to pre-recession deal volumes.
  • Targets were most frequently found within professional staffing segments, led by healthcare and IT staffing firms, constituting 24% and... More

Staffing Industry Report Webinar - January 2019

January 9, 2019

  • Watch the full, one-hour webinar on demand (available to corporate members only)
  • IT staffing in the healthcare sector
  • Online job advertising landscape, and much more