performance

Introduction

Randstad operates in 39 countries, representing around 90% of the global HR services market. This is not likely to change, as we believe our current network covers the most attractive geographies. In this section, we provide an overview of our underlying performance in these countries in 2014.

Revenue split by geography
22%
16%
16%
11%
8%
5%
6%
8%
8%
22%
17%
17%
11%
7%
5%
5%
7%
9%

EBITA split by geography
23%
19%
22%
11%
9%
2%
6%
7%
1%
26%
17%
25%
13%
7%
1%
4%
5%
2%

Development in the main geographic markets

in millions of €, unless otherwise indicated

revenue
organic growth %
market growth %
∆%
average candidates
average corporate staff
2014
2013
2014
2013
2014
2013
North America
3,765.9
3,686.9
3
3
-
106,400
101,800
6,220
6,240
France
2,726.2
2,835.7
(4)
-
(4)
70,400
75,100
3,390
3,590
Netherlands
2,794.7
2,739.4
2
7
(5)
75,600
80,800
4,350
4,310
Germany
1,949.3
1,875.5
4
4
-
46,600
47,900
2,610
2,530
Belgium & Luxembourg
1,283.3
1,238.7
3
4
(1)
40,000
39,700
1,750
1,820
United Kingdom
821.7
769.6
2
9
(7)
17,200
18,700
1,530
1,520
Iberia
1,086.1
896.9
9
15
(6)
58,100
48,800
1,560
1,390
Other European countries
1,371.3
1,090.7
16
n.a.
n.a.
55,800
43,800
2,450
2,000
Rest of the world
1,451.3
1,434.9
13
n.a.
n.a.
110,200
111,100
4,660
4,450
Corporate
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
200
180
17,249.8
16,568.3
4
580,300
567,700
28,720
28,030

Branches and Inhouse locations, year-end

2014
2013
branches
Inhouse locations
branches
Inhouse locations
North America
704
380
762
293
France
564
177
650
141
Netherlands
321
368
324
348
Germany
285
270
291
266
Belgium & Luxembourg
172
138
174
133
United Kingdom
89
51
94
53
Iberia
216
76
333
72
Other European countries
278
113
337
98
Rest of the world
187
22
196
22
2,816
1,595
3,161
1,426

Main market positions, 2014

in billions of local currency

Regions
market size1
market growth %
market share in %
market position
United States
136.8
5
3
2
France
21.1
-
13
3
Netherlands
15.3
7
19
1
Germany
23.2
4
9
1
Belgium & Luxembourg
8.5
4
15
1
United Kingdom
28.4
9
2
4
Spain
2.6
15
21
1
  1. 1 Based on country data, 2013 figures, and estimated growth rates.