Digital skills are becoming the key to success of any organization. Therefore, businesses strive to increase their technological capacities to strengthen their market positions and offer new advanced products to their customers. That’s when outsourcing comes into play.
A strong educational system that yields highly skilled workforce, capacity for innovation, favorable business climate, modern infrastructure, and moderate costs of services are some of the prime considerations that influence the choice of an outsourcing provider.
Many entrepreneurs consider outsourcing to Eastern Europe due to constant growth of the region’s software development sector and high levels of digital technologies adoption. 9 Eastern European countries take leading positions in A.T. Kearney Global Services Location Index in terms of financial attractiveness, skills and business environment.
However, choosing the best destination for outsourcing software development services is a tough decision. To help you make an informed choice, we’ve analyzed a myriad of vendor profiles and global rankings to compile a list of leading IT providers in every country. Relying on the collected data from reports and surveys by PwC, Deloitte, Bloomberg, Tholons, A.T. Kearney and other reputable sources, we cover the latest outsourcing trends and present a comprehensive overview of the IT market dynamics in Eastern Europe and in the Baltic region.
The report aims to help businesses, investors and decision-makers choose the most advantageous IT destination for mutually beneﬁcial cooperation. It includes the following information:
- The number of IT professionals
Find out which Eastern European destination has the largest IT talent pool in Europe and is ranked 4th globally by the number of IT specialists.
- Leading IT companies
Learn more about the countries which have the biggest number of trusted IT companies cooperating with Fortune 500 clients.
- Major IT cities
Discover the most vibrant IT cities in Eastern Europe to choose the location which fits your specific business requirements.
- The number of annual IT graduates
The quality of technical education determines the level of IT expertise within the country. Learn more about the number of professionals graduating every year with certificates in technical disciplines.
- Software development market size
Find out which country has a 25% share of outsourcing within the software development market in Eastern Europe and the destination where the IT services market is expected to reach USD6,8 million by 2020.
- IT industry growth rates
Ukrainian IT sector grew by 15-20% in 2016, while the Romanian experienced a 15% growth rate, and the Czech – 10% accordingly. The report reveals the key facts about IT market growth in other Eastern European software development destinations.
- R&D sector development
Global companies such as Microsoft, Samsung Electronics, Apple, Boeing, Skype, eBay, Siemens, IBM, and others established their R&D centres in many Eastern European countries. Learn more in our report.
- Companies’ positions in global IT rankings
Discover which countries are taking the lead among Eastern European software development destinations in terms of innovation adoption, IT market capacity, global competitiveness & network readiness index, and much more.
So where to look for the best IT talents? Which country has the strongest technological expertise for delivering projects of any scope and complexity? How do Eastern European countries perform in the global outsourcing rankings? The report provides the answers to these questions. Just fill in the form to download our report.