Gartner Research

Forecast Overview: Consulting and Implementation Services, Worldwide, 2018 Update

Published: 22 August 2018

ID: G00348467

Analyst(s): Chrissy Healey , Dean Blackmore , Twiggy Lo , Susan Tan


Digital business continues to drive the consulting and implementation service market, particularly in operational improvements. Technology product managers need to invest in digital technologies and preintegrated solutions to scale the business and improve speed to delivery.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Market Description

Foundational Assumptions

  • Labor Costs for Consulting and Implementation Services
  • Service Innovation for Implementation Services
  • Service Innovation for Consulting Services
  • Macroeconomic, Demographic, Social, Environmental, Political Factors
  • Industry Transformation
  • IT Transformation
  • Adoption Rate

Market Model or Methodology

  • Forecast Components
  • Influencing Factors
    • Labor Rates
    • Volume of Projects
  • 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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