Timothy Landhuis

Director of Research, North America

Tim Landhuis

Timothy Landhuis is the Director of Research, North America, at Staffing Industry Analysts. He oversees a range of research studies, research products and presentations on behalf of SIA’s North America-based research team. Since joining SIA in 2011, Timothy has authored reports such as the US Staffing Industry Forecast, Largest Staffing Firms in the United States, the SIBC Benchmarking Study, and the Workforce Solutions Buyers Survey, as well as reports on industrial staffing, education staffing, and the Canadian staffing industry. Timothy has guided the development of data tools on compensation rates, mergers and acquisitions, and staffing industry size and growth rates by occupation and geographic regions. He is a frequent presenter and moderator at industry conferences and events.

Prior to joining SIA, Timothy worked as a financial analyst and recruiter at leading firms in the semiconductor, software, and financial services sectors.

Timothy holds a BA from Stanford University and an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis.

Recent Articles

Slower job growth in manufacturing a headwind for staffing firms

June 18, 2019

In this article, we look briefly at data suggesting slower overall job growth in manufacturing so far this year, as a way of gauging demand trends for industrial staffing.

SIA Staffing Index: May 2019 Update

June 5, 2019

The SIA Staffing Index is a diffusion index based on SIA's bimonthly Pulse survey of staffing firms regarding US staffing trends in revenue. The SIA Staffing Index is a measure of the net proportion of staffing firms reporting positive revenue growth.

Global Staffing Industry Market Estimates and Forecast: May 2019 Update

May 24, 2019

  • Staffing industry generates $490 billion of revenue worldwide in 2018
  • SIA projects global staffing revenue growth of 4% next year
  • Of the fourteen largest markets, only China and India projected to grow more than 5% next year

Staffing Industry Report Webinar - May 2019

May 7, 2019

  • Watch the full, one-hour webinar on demand (available to corporate members only)
  • Internal staff survey results
  • IT staffing growth assessment

SIA New Orders Index

May 1, 2019

  • The SIA New Orders Index tracks growth in new orders across the US staffing industry
  • The index gauges new order trends from 2012 to the present

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

Deal or no deal: Merger and acquisition activity levels high for industrial staffing firms

March 19, 2019

Merger and acquisition activity among North American staffing firms reached a ten-year high in 2018, with 112 publicly announced transactions, as noted in SIA’s annual report on staffing M&A. 

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

US Jobs Report: January 2019

January 4, 2019

  • US economy adds 312,000 jobs in December
  • Temporary help services grew by more than 10,000 jobs for the sixth straight month
  • The labor force participation rate rose to 63.1%

Growth in skilled trades staffing

December 17, 2018

Revenue appears to be growing for staffing firms providing skilled trades workers, according to several indicators, including our recent US Skilled Trades Staffing Survey.