Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The UK Computer Consultants industry is composed of businesses that provide expert advice and assistance in planning and designing computer systems that integrate computer hardware, software and communication technologies. Computer consultants provide services to clients in all sectors of the economy, although the financial services sector and the public sector are particularly heavy users of services provided by the industry. Services provided are mainly systems design, integration and professional services and outsourcing with a much smaller proportion of the industry devoted to business technology consulting.
Industry revenue is expected to contract at a compound annual rate of 2.2% over the five years through 2012-13... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The UK Computer Consultants industry has a low level of market concentration, with the four largest players in the industry accounting for about 23.0% of revenue in 2012-13. IBISWorld estimates that the same four companies account for 1.1% more of industry revenue in 2012-13 than five years previously, due to a combination of acquisitions and market leading developments in business IT solutions. That being said, there has been very little movement in the market shares of the major players, as they have adapted to the changing needs of their clients in the United Kingdom. This low level of concentration is consistent with the low levels of concentration in other consulting industries.
The vast majority of firms in the industry are very small... purchase to read more