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Supply Market Intelligence for Procurement Professionals by Kelly Barner, Jeanette Jones

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CONTINGENT LABOR AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

The use of contingent labor is a growing trend that is projected to continue to grow in response to shifting staffing requirements and the overhead costs of full hire benefits. Many times, especially in technology-driven organizations, hiring needs are immediate and short term, as opposed to long term and full time.1 Temporary and/or contingent staffing is used mostly in the areas of Office/clerical, Industrial, Information Technology, Healthcare, Engineering, and Finance and Accounting.2

The major challenges for managing this category are tracking spend and large numbers of contingent workers, in addition ...

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