Along with the full Profile report, ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR publishes a companion feature article.
Profile of the Electrical Contractor
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- The majority of electrical contracting firms (74 percent) have a staff ranging from one to nine, and 72 percent of electrical contracting firms have annual revenues of less than $1 million.
- The 2014 Profile found that 20 percent of electrical contracting firms added employees in the previous 12 to 18 months, up 12 percent from the 2012 study.
- As older generations retire, the percentage of Profile respondents who have some higher education is increasing.
- As new construction continues to stagnate, maintenance/service and repair projects constitute 41 percent of contractor revenue.
- Contractors are seeing significant growth in the power quality, communications systems, and green building and alternative energies markets.
- About 40 percent of electrical contractors are involved in low-voltage projects in integration or data/telecom centers. ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR magazine continues to publish the bimonthly supplement, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS CONTRACTOR, to inform this market.
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