Gartner Research

Survey Analysis: CIOs Are Reshaping IT Workforce Profiles for Digitalization

Published: 23 June 2015

ID: G00278152

Analyst(s): Lily Mok , Diane Berry


Gartner conducted a global survey to understand where enterprises are on their path to becoming a digital business, and how they have adapted the IT workforce to meet that goal. CIOs and business leaders can learn from the trends presented here to help hasten the transition to digital business.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Nearly Half of Enterprises Are Embracing Digitalization With a Defined Digital Business Strategy
  • Resources Are Being Realigned to Build Capabilities That Improve Customer Experience and Enable Product Leadership
  • Jobs in Critical Need Today Indicate Renovating the IT Core Is a Top Priority for Digitalization
  • Most IT Organizations Expect Growth in the "Versatilist" Profile
  • CIOs Are Exploring Different Approaches to Sourcing, Acquiring and Developing Digital Expertise
  • Methodology and Respondent Profiles
  • Definitions
  • Appendix

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