The 3rd edition of the 'Home Automation Market Report - UK 2017-2021 Analysis' addresses the market for home automation products, which is a rapidly growing market and has benefited from the spread of wireless and app based technologies. The report includes up to date information on recent trends and issues that are likely to impact on the market going forward over the next 5 years.
Key issues covered in the report include:
Detailed analysis and insight - of key trends and demand for home automation systems. Key technological trends influencing market development. Detailed analysis of key product sectors - access and security control, climate control, lighting control, home entertainment systems and others (communication systems, home health monitoring etc). Assessment of the supply side of the market and a detailed analysis of the leading home automation systems manufacturers, suppliers and distributors. Forecasts of market developments up to 2021 - market size and factors impacting on the market.
Areas of Particular interest include:
Market performance review and forecasts to 2021. Factors affecting the market and analysis of key market characteristics. Impact of Wi-Fi and app-based technologies Product group analysis - review of major product sectors. Review of key players - product mix and market share estimates. Review of distribution structure.
Key areas covered in the Report:
Home Automation Market Review:
Market definition - components within a home automation system can include devices, sensors, control system hardware, programming of interfaces (eg remote controls, touch screens/pads, etc), cabling infrastructure, wireless links, high-speed internet connection, emergency back-up power source for the control system and the wiring within the home. Market size and value 2012-2016 and future prospects to 2021 - market structure. Technologies used - home networks, hardwired and wireless, system protocols - advantages and disadvantages, proprietary systems vs. standardized. Key influencing factors - social and demographic change, housebuilding, consumer confidence, technological innovations, environmental considerations, etc.
Market Size, Trends and Influences:
Home automation market - background, definition, components used, key advantages and disadvantages, market penetration, pricing trends, move towards mainstream systems, mix by type of installation etc. Key trends by application sector - access and security control, climate control (heating and ventilation), lighting control, home entertainment systems, communication systems, home health monitoring, other home systems - market sizes, key trends etc. Environmental concerns - including building regulations and legislation, energy savings, impact of smart meters, development of smart grid, use with renewables etc. Technological influences - including internet access trends, super-fast broadband coverage, mobile internet usage, tablet computers, home automation apps, cloud-based systems, touch panel controls, home automation packages, third party products, future developments etc. Housing market - including housing completions - overall and by dwelling type, use in new homes, second residences, RMI activity, self-build sector etc.
Supply Chain Trends and Distribution:
Review and analysis of leading home automation suppliers, including company profile, turnover, key products, market positioning etc. Distribution - including overall structure and market mix by channel. Specialist suppliers - home automation distributors and specialist dealers. Other suppliers - direct from manufacturer, internet sales, non-specialist retailers, electrical wholesalers, utilities.
Market prospects for the home automation market to 2021, with market size estimation. Factors affecting market - positive and negative influences, trends in key sectors.