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

The intersection of IT staffing and the human cloud

4 September 2019

SIA’s European Employment Barometer includes data published by the Oxford Internet Institute’s Online Labour Index. The global index is the first economic indicator that provides an online gig economy equivalent of conventional labor market statistics. 

The Gig Economy and Human Cloud Landscape: 2019 Update

3 September 2019

  • Human cloud reached a scale of $126.3 billion in global spend in 2018
  • Human cloud is a subsegment of the gig economy including firms that match workers to work through an online/digital platform
  • This comprehensive report (70 pages) covers this rapidly evolving marketplace
  • Included are market... More

Record number of US IT staffing suppliers join the nine-figure club

29 July 2019

The volume of US IT staffing firms represented in SIA’s annual Largest Staffing Firms in the United States report continued to swell in 2018. 

Continued expansion forecasted for global IT temporary staffing market

9 July 2019

Staffing Industry Analysts recently published its Global Staffing Industry Market Estimates and Forecast biannual update. 

Nearly a quarter of IT staffing firms report rising trend in new orders

4 June 2019

In a newly published report, 23% of surveyed IT staffing firms reported a rising trend in new orders. 

US IT temporary staffing growth outlook gets upward revision

30 April 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.” 

IT Staffing Growth Assessment: 2019 Update

3 April 2019

  • The worldwide market for temporary IT staffing reached a scale of $66 billion in revenue in 2017.
  • The APAC temporary IT staffing segment made up $12.0 billion, or 34% of the region’s overall $34.9 billion professional temporary staffing market in 2017, by our estimates. 
  • This report explores... More

2019 growth assessment captures state of the IT staffing market

1 April 2019

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

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

5 March 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

5 February 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.