With the increase in the number of candidates and need for job, the human resources outsourcing firms or the placement industry India is recognized as the fastest growing industry. In India only, while 150 lacs agencies help non-professional labor with placements such as construction, transport and certain industrial , about 800 lacs work with professionals in ever-widening fields, such as nursing,IT
and teaching. Recruitment firms or consultants take the commission from employee's salary if their selected candidate got the job. HR Sourcing (placement) is a large and complex universe in itself, encompassing many different functions associated with the HR department. The human capital marketplace remains highly competitive and is poised for enormous growth in the next 10 years, since, companies around the world are investing heavily in their human resources infrastructure.