Gartner Research

IT Key Metrics Data 2016: Key Applications Measures: Application Development: Current Year

Published: 14 December 2015

ID: G00291410

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

Summary

This research contains current year metrics focused on application development. These key metrics provide a high-level view of application development spending and staffing measures and distributions. Information provided was collected throughout 2015 from a global audience.

Table Of Contents
  • Recommendations

Analysis

  • 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
  • Applications Analysis Demographics
  • Application Development Staffing Distribution
  • Distribution of Development Work: Applications Project Lifecycle
  • Cost per Function Point Developed
  • Application Development Productivity
  • Conclusions
  • Appendix: Exploring Gartner's Prescriptive Benchmark Analytics Capabilities
    • Gartner Benchmark Analytics Select Case Studies

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