IT outsourcing is one of the most efficient ways to optimize internal business processes of a company. The IT labor market is booming and it gets harder to find the specialists needed for a project, supporting an in-office IT department is getting more and more expensive, distraction from the main working functions of top managers on the development process is getting longer. So, there are the reasons for taking outsourcing into consideration.
Unsupported claims? OK, here are some facts.
KPMG study shows that 26% of respondents chose outsourcing because of money savings, 21% sought for quality improvement and 19% wanted to get access to rare skills.
Deloitte Research shows that the most popular tasks for outsourcing are networking (61%), application maintenance and support (60%), application hosting and support (58%),application development (57%).
So, now you know why outsourcing is so popular nowadays. Let’s see why it’s wise doing in Ukraine.
IT Ukraine from A to Z claims that there are around 90,000 IT professionals in Ukraine (#1 In CEE) and they expect this number to grow to 200,000 by 2020. We’ll see. 🙂 The main destination market is the US and IT share comprises 4% of the national export.
Let’s see some outsourcing achievements of Ukraine:
- 1. Ukraine holds the first position in the Outsourcing market in Eastern Europe ranking, according to Outsourcing Journal.
- 2. Collier International has put it on the fourth place globally as for the number of engineers. Central and Eastern European Outsourcing Organisation defines Ukraine as the first one in outsourcing volume.
- 3. In Bloomberg innovation index, Ukraine belongs to Top 50 Most Innovative countries.
- 4. Ukraine possesses the 24th place in Top 50 in A.T.Kearney Global Services Location Index. According to the Science, Innovation and Information State Agency, the volume of the Ukrainian IT outsourcing market – largest in the Eastern Europe – was about $2 bn.
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