Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Computer System Design Services industry comprises businesses that assist in the development and implementation of programming systems and business solutions. The industry has continued to expand rapidly as computers and related support functions in the workplace increasingly require regular upgrades and development, and many businesses outsource non-essential systems operations. The industry has grown over the past five years owing to increased online connectivity, with financial services providers like banks and insurers continuing to be among the industry's largest clients. Over the five years through 2014-15, industry revenue is expected to grow at an annualised 4.9% to total $48.1 billion. This includes forecast growth of 4.7% in 2014-15... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The Computer System Design Services industry provides a wide variety of services that attempt to improve the use of computer systems in firms.
Computer system design
At 37.3% of industry revenue in 2014-15, the industry derives the highest proportion of revenue from the provision of computer systems design, analysis and programming services. This involves providing recommendations for improvements to existing data storage and retrieval systems, databases and computing procedures. During poor economic conditions, this segment is the most likely to face counter-cyclical growth. This growth occurs as companies reassess their IT operations in an effort to reduce costs or access more lucrative markets... purchase to read more