What are the most common outsourcing strategies? Which objectives can be realized? And which factors are critical for success? These and other questions are answered in the Ardour Sourcing Pulse Check 2013. For the study, the Ardour Consulting Group interviewed more than 100 companies in different industries about their sourcing activities in the last 12 months. In a detailed report, they identify current trends, troubles and decisions patterns in the German outsourcing market.
IT Sourcing Europe provides its 2011 Report of the major trends among Swiss IT and/or software development outsourcing companies observed in 1Q 2011.
IT Sourcing Europe, a European IT outsourcing (ITO) market research and consulting organization, has surveyed Swiss outsourcing and non-outsourcing companies between April and May 2011 in order to explore the following areas: outsourced versus in-house software development / IT demands, trends, challenges, problem solving techniques, costs, overall impressions as well as factors driving companies to transfer their development to the external providers onshore (i.e. within own country), offshore (more than 2 time zones away from Switzerland), and/or nearshore (1 or 2 time zones away).
The global outsourcing market seems to be going through a sluggish phase, showing signs of slowdown, as number of deals signed during the July-September quarter this year dropped to 472 from 503 deals in Q3 2010.
Everest said in its 'Market Vista' report that the number of outsourcing worldwide reduced to 472 in Q3 2011 from 503 in Q3 2010 and 516 transactions in Q2 2011.
Everest Vice President (Global Sourcing) Amneet Singh told reporters that there has been the significant decline in the number of transactions in four quarters. The global outsourcing market is going through a sluggish phase, marked by a drop in transaction volumes and new deal signing.
Die Information Services Group (ISG, NASDAQ: III), führend in Benchmarking, Market Intelligence und Advisory Services, veröffentlichte jetzt die Daten des 4Q12 EMEA TPI Index, die dem Outsourcing-Markt in Europa, dem Mittleren Osten und Afrika (EMEA) für 2012 insgesamt eine Abschwächung der Aktivitäten bescheinigen. Ausnahmen bilden das Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), das weiterhin eindrucksvolle Zuwachsraten verzeichnet, und die Region Großbritannien, die einen stabilen Anstieg des jährlichen Vertragswerts erlebte.
Strong Domestic Demand - As well as industrial giants like Daimler, SAP, Siemens, Bayer, and BASF, the German economy is also home to a thriving small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector.In fact, over three million SMEs employ 80 percent of the German laborforce. These SMEs are typically innovative family-owned businesses, often operating from locations both within and outside Germany. They typically have small on-site F&A and HR units, but not of a size that would warrant the establishment of a captive SSC. These companies represent the most significant market potential in terms of non-core process outsourcing.
This Intelligence Report is based on the survey of the 533 Austrian companies that either outsource their Software Development / Information Technology function(s) to an external service provider onshore (within Austria), nearshore (within/close to the same time zone) and/or offshore (more than 2 time zones away), or develop their software/IT solutions in-house.
Das Eurostat Jahrbuch der Regionen 2010 bietet ein detailliertes Bild einer großen Zahl von Statistikbereichen in den 27 Mitgliedstaaten der Europäischen Union sowie in den Kandidatenländern und den EFTA-Ländern.