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Procurement Market Intelligence Report

Permanent IT Staffing in Canada
Sourcing Guide & Market Trends

Comprehensive intelligence for making smart purchasing decisions

Learn about actual and potential costs

How much should I pay for Permanent IT Staffing in Canada?

What is the average price of Permanent IT Staffing in Canada?

This procurement report includes pricing information to help you purchase Permanent IT Staffing in Canada. Our analysts provide a benchmark price and a price range based on key pricing factors to help you understand what you should be paying for this specific product or service. To see the average price for this and hundreds of other products and services, subscribe to ProcurementIQ.

Has the price of Permanent IT Staffing in Canada been rising or falling?

Analysts look at market data from the previous three years to determine an overall price trend. You can use the recent price trends to help you understand price volatility and plan your budget.

I’m not ready to purchase Permanent IT Staffing in Canada yet. Will I pay more if I wait too long?

We forecast the next three years of price movements by looking at factors likely to affect the market's supply chain, such as inputs, demand and competition. You can then use the price forecast to figure out the best time to purchase.

What other costs are associated with purchasing Permanent IT Staffing in Canada?

Our analysts calculate the total cost of ownership and assign a level of low, moderate or high, depending on things like customization, integration and installation. Use this information to budget for Permanent IT Staffing in Canada with a reduced risk of unexpected costs.

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Questions to ask potential suppliers

How can I gain leverage during negotiations?


  • What are the various stages of your hiring process? What specialized skills do you require your employees to possess?
  • How do you recruit and retain senior staff?
  • How do you keep your wage costs under control?
  • Are there records that show prior training and certifications for all members of the company?


  • What is the average retention rate among your clients?
  • What is the attrition rate of your placed candidates?
  • Do you have any pending litigation, notices of violations, complaints or suspensions against your company? If so, what are they in regard to?
  • Can I see audited financial statements to determine your company's financial health?

Value-Added Services

  • How have your value-added services affected the level of competition you face from other competitors, such as consulting firms? How do you differentiate your offerings?
  • Do you offer discounts for bundled employment services, and if so, what are the terms?
  • What partnerships do you have? How do your clients benefit from these relationships?
  • Do you give a competitive discount if I switch from another provider to your company?

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Key elements for every RFP

What should my RFP include?

Project Budget

  • Buyers should disclose the overall budget for the project, if relevant.
  • Buyers should state their preferred pricing model and terms of payment.
  • Buyers can reference the Benchmark Price section of this report for assistance in creating a budget.

Selection Criteria

  • Buyers should evaluate vendors on the qualifications of the firm and the staff assigned to the project.
  • Buyers should evaluate vendors' ability to meet the scope of the work.
  • Buyers should evaluate vendors based on their projected costs.
  • Buyers should evaluate references from vendors' previous clients.

Project Schedule

  • Buyers should include the date when proposals are due and any other relevant dates (e.g. interviews) prior to the contract award.
  • Buyers should include the date when services begin.
  • Buyers should state the length of the service contract and any renewal options.
  • Buyers should outline the cancellation policy.