Gartner Research

IT Key Metrics Data 2015: Key Applications Measures: Project Measures: Multiyear

Published: 15 December 2014

ID: G00266082

Analyst(s): Disha Badlani , Shreya Futela , Linda Hall


This research contains multiyear metrics related to application development projects. These key metrics provide a high-level view of measures commonly used in communicating applications project performance and quality. Information provided was collected between 2010 and 2014 from a global audience.

Table Of Contents


  • Overview
    • IT Key Metrics Data Research Background
    • IT Key Metrics Data Key Applications Measures Overview
    • Using This Research
    • Gartner IT Key Metrics Data Series
    • IT Key Metrics Data Source
  • Applications Analysis Framework
    • Non-personnel Costs
    • Personnel Costs/FTEs
  • Project Spending to Run the Business, Grow the Business and Transform the Business, by Industry
  • Project Timeliness and Budget Metrics
  • Projects Canceled Before Delivery
  • Formal Assessments
  • Development Methodologies Used
  • Enterprise IT Governance
  • Standards for Project Performance
  • Tracking, Reporting and Aggregating Project Performance
  • Pre-Launch Approval Process
  • Dispute Resolution Process
  • Resource Allocation Process
  • Authority to End a Project
  • Conclusions
  • Appendix: Exploring Gartner's Prescriptive Benchmark Analytics Capabilities
    • Gartner Benchmark Analytics Select Case Studies

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