Vendor Management Software in the US - Procurement Research Report

Vendor Management Software Procurement in the US

This report is intended to assist buyers of vendor management software (VMS), also known as a vendor management system. This software assists buyers in overseeing their temporary workers, including freelancers and those sourced through a staffing agency. The software assists buyers with the recruitment and the onboarding and offboarding of these hires, as well as providing budgeting, scheduling, tracking and analytical tools. Suppliers are software developers that either specialize in workforce management or offer more encompassing human resources (HR) and administrative software solutions. Key buyers are retailers and manufacturers. This report does not include freeware versions of the software or temporary staffing services.


TABLE OF CONTENTS

AT A GLANCE

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

PRICE ENVIRONMENT
Price Fundamentals
Price Drivers
Recent Price Trend
Price Forecast

PRODUCT CHARACTERISTICS
Product Life Cycle
Total Cost of Ownership
Product Specialization
Related Goods
Substitute Goods
Regulation

Quality Control

SUPPLY CHAIN & VENDORS
Supply Chain Dynamics
Competitive Environment
Market Profitability
Switching Cost

PURCHASING PROCESS
Buying Basics
Key RFP Elements
NEGOTIATION STATISTICS

BUYER POWER SCORE COMPONENTS

JARGON & GLOSSARY

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