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Forecast Analysis: Consulting and Implementation Services, 2011-2017, 1Q13 Update

Published: 28 March 2013

ID: G00248582

Analyst(s): Khalda De Souza, Allie Young, Daniel Krauss, Jacqueline Heng, Susan Tan

Summary

Gartner's updated 1Q13 forecast shows that global spending for consulting and implementation services will grow 3.9% in constant currency, or 3.9% in U.S. dollars, in 2013. Near-term growth will be driven by companies planning for both operational efficiency and growth amid economic uncertainty.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Key Changes in the 1Q13 C&I Forecast
  • C&I Services Worldwide
  • C&I Spending by Region
    • Impact of Currency on Regional Growth Rates
    • North America
    • Western Europe
    • Asia/Pacific
    • Latin America

Assumptions

  • Assumptions for 1Q13
    • Labor Rates
    • Volume of Projects

Market Model

  • Forecast Components
    • Influencing Factors
  • Connections
    • Macroeconomic, Demographic, Social, Environmental and Political Factors > Labor Availability > Labor Costs > Labor Rates
    • Global Sourcing > Labor Costs > Labor Rates
    • Macroeconomic, Demographic, Social, Environmental and Political Factors > Volume
    • Macroeconomic, Demographic, Social, Environmental and Political Factors > Alternative Delivery > Volume

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