Moscow, may 20 — “News. Economy.” Annually a study of companies in which the experts are rating Revenue Per Employee (revenue per employee).
In the ranking of participating companies from the S&P 500, the 500 largest American companies, whose shares are listed on the NYSE or NASDAQ exchanges.
Indicator revenue per employee (RPE) can be an indicator of how effectively companies use human capital.
The table below shows the average growth RPE in each sector. It helps to understand which sector most effectively uses human capital.
Overall, the energy sector and utilities remains the leader in revenue per employee.
Immediately after him come such sectors as healthcare, mobile communications and telecommunications, and financial services.
It is noted that all sectors have shown positive dynamics of growth of income per employee in 2018 compared to 2017.
The sector “food & drink” showed the highest growth rate of income per employee, however, remained on this indicator one of the outsiders. The growth rate was 22% compared to last year.
The sector “energy and utilities” also showed a significant growth rate of income per employee — 12%.
The table below shows the top 25 companies with the highest revenue per employee in 2018 and 2017 figure for comparison.
Energy company Valero Energy Corporation tops the ranking with an index of $11.4 million
In General, it is noted that energy companies dominated the ranking for the effective use of human capital. 17 of the 25 companies are companies of the energy sector.
Among them: Phillips 66 Cabot Oil & Gas EOG, HollyFrontier, ONEOK, and Exxon Mobil.
The top 25 also included three companies from the health sector: AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health, and McKesson.
There are also two financial companies — Everest Re Group and CBOE Holdings. The only technology company included in the ranking, the company was Netflix.
For comparison, the table below presents companies that have demonstrated the lowest levels of revenue per employee in 2018, as well as data for 2017 for comparison.
And in 2017, companies in the consumer sector topped the ranking of companies with the lowest rate of income per employee.
These companies traditionally require more staff to operate.
In particular, we are talking about companies like Darden Restaurants, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Starbucks, and McDonald’s. They are all included in the number of companies with a low RPE.
In addition, a large number of employees require consulting companies such as Accenture and Cognizant. Their activities are directly related to the number of consultants who offer their services to clients.
In addition, the experts ranked the companies, who have shown the most growth of efficiency of use of human capital.
The table below shows the 25 companies that demonstrated the highest growth rate in 2018, as well as data for 2017 for comparison.
Biopharmaceutical company Nektar Therapeutics, tops the ranking, demonstrating a growth of 219% compared with the 2017 year.
The energy company, who was in the lead in absolute terms, has also been found in the number of companies that demonstrate a high growth rate of income per employee.
It is noted that Yum! Brands, the parent company of KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut was able to increase the rate of income per employee by 70.8% last year.
However, this was the result of reducing the number of staff with 50,354 employees in 2017 to 32,076 in 2018, follows from the data of the annual report of the company.
The table below shows the company who showed a larger decline in income per employee in 2018 and 2017 data for comparison.
Two financial companies — Total System Services Global Payments — were leaders in the ranking of companies with the largest decline in revenue per employee compared to 2017.
Hasbro, the largest toy maker, demonstrated a decline by 18.2%.
In the health sector, which has become one of the leaders in absolute terms of income per employee was also the company that demonstrated the decline of 7 of the 25 companies.
In addition, the experts also reviewed the technology companies among the S&P 500 and considered them indicators of income per employee in 2018.
Heads the rating of the company Apple, which was the only technology companies that generated more than $2 million in revenue per employee.
Facebook and Google, the parent company Google also demonstrated high results — more than $1 million in revenue per employee.
The average RPE for the technology sector amounted to slightly less than $700 000. The average growth technology companies — 7.3% compared with the 2017 year.
• The company demonstrated the highest growth rate of income per employee in 2017 and 2018 were as follows: Nektar Therapeutics, Pioneer Natural Resources Company, PVH, Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, and Sempra Energy. Each of them showed an increase of over 70%, while the leader of the rating — Nektar Therapeutics — the growth rate has reached 219%.
• Energy companies continue to occupy a leading place in terms of income per employee is 75% of the top 25 is occupied by companies in this sector.
• Companies in the consumer sector require more staff to support activities, resulting in low average revenue per employee.
• Companies from the sector “food & drink”, including restaurants, also have low rates of income per employee, however, they demonstrated high growth rates of 22% compared with the 2017 year.
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