Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative conducted the research “CENTRAL & EASTERN EUROPE IT OUTSOURCING REVIEW 2007”.

“CEE IT Outsourcing Review 2007″ – the annual research on IT outsourcing market covering 16 countries of the Central and Eastern Europe. The research is the project of CEEOA (Central and Eastern European Outsourcing Association).

The main objective of this research conducted by the Ukrainian Hi-Tech Initiative with the support of ITONews.eu, news portal, Baltic Outsourcing Association (Lithuania), JNN Consult Ltd (Bulgaria) and Employers’ Association of the Software and Services Industry (Romania) is formation of the complete view on the potential o fthe CEE region – the promising cluster for nearshore IT Outsourcing for the Western European countries and offshore IT Outsourcing for the US.

The research examined key development indicators of IT Outsourcing market in the Central and Eastern European region: market volume, number of professionals, number of IT companies providing outsourcing services, cost of one professional for the end customer. Independent experts Christian Berner, Natasha Starkell, Parvis Hanson, and Maryna Yaroshchuk provided their views on the IT Outsourcing markets of the Central and Eastern European region.

The data presented in this research have been derived from collected and processed third party information, individual interviews with the representatives of

associations and companies involved into IT Outsourcing as well as the views of independent experts.

“Central and Eastern Europe IT Outsourcing Review” is one of the few free distribution researches that cover the situation on IT outsourcing market in the CEE region. The free format of the research allows reaching the maximal distribution of the information among the potential outsourcing services consumers.

The research is intended for the top and middle management of SMB segment, as well as other specialists who are interested in outsourcing services.

The research was conducted in August – February 2007-2008. National IT Associations and largest IT companies from 16 countries of the region kindly responded to the research.

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