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Global R&D Outsourcing Market 2015-2019

About R&D outsourcing

R&D outsourcing refers to the outsourcing of specific R&D activities to third-party service providers for designing, prototyping, testing, production, and sales. The need to survive in extremely competitive market environments has forced organizations to outsource their R&D operations to third-party service providers. R&D outsourcing enables organizations to develop innovative and cost-effective products in a short time. Also, R&D outsourcing services help organizations access talented and skilled engineering professionals from across the globe. Thus, R&D outsourcing enables organizations to develop an economical cost structure, use resources in the best possible way, and focus on core competencies.

TechNavio's analysts forecast the global R&D outsourcing market to grow at a CAGR of 8.10 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this report

Global R&D outsourcing market is segmented on the basis of end-users as well as by geography based on three key regions of the Americas, the EMEA, and the APAC.

TechNavio's report, Global R&D Outsourcing Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. It covers the market landscape of Global R&D outsourcing market and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes the profile of key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors

  • HCL Technologies
  • Infosys
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • Wipro
Other prominent vendors

    Aricent
    Aspire Systems
    Beyondsoft
    Blue Star Infotech
    Calsoft Labs
    Cyient
    EPAM Systems
    GlobalLogic
    iGATE
    KPIT Technologies
    Larsen & Toubro
    MindTree
    Pactera Technology International
    QuEST Global Services
    Sonata Software
    Symphony Teleca
    Tata Elxsi
    Tata Technologies
    Tech Mahindra
Market driver
  • Reduced cost and risk
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • IP ownership issues
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Virtual R&D
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global R&D Outsourcing Market 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in Global R&D Outsourcing Market 2015-2019: HCL Technologies Ltd, Infosys Ltd, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS) and Wipro Ltd.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Aricent, Aspire Systems, Beyondsoft, Blue Star Infotech, Calsoft Labs, Cyient, EPAM Systems, GlobalLogic, iGATE, KPIT Technologies, Larsen & Toubro, MindTree, Pactera Technology International, QuEST Global Services Pte, Sonata Software, Symphony Teleca, Tata Elxsi, Tata Technologies and Tech Mahindra

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One of many trends in the market is the emerging concept of virtual R&D. Virtual R&D is the process through which firms need to maintain a lean workforce and outsource maximum activities in the process of drug development. The concept of virtual R&D allows companies to reduce the expenses, time, and risks involved in the discovery of the drug.”

According to the report, the need for cost reduction is expected to help drive the growth of the market. In order to sustain in a competitive business environment, enterprises strive to achieve a cost-effective product development cycle. In this regard, R&D outsourcing services enable enterprises to outsource engineering tasks to countries such as India and China, which provide skilled labor at competitive prices.

Further, the report states that a major challenge facing the market is issues pertaining to IP ownership.

Companies Mentioned

HCL Technologies Ltd, Infosys Ltd, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS), Wipro Ltd., Aricent, Aspire Systems, Beyondsoft, Blue Star Infotech, Calsoft Labs, Cyient, EPAM Systems, GlobalLogic, iGATE, KPIT Technologies, Larsen & Toubro, MindTree, Pactera Technology International, QuEST Global Services Pte, Sonata Software, Symphony Teleca, Tata Elxsi, Tata Technologies, Tech Mahindra

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market overview
    • Services offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market research process
    • Research methodology
      • Table Market research methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Overview: R&D market
    • In-sourced versus outsourced R&D services
      • Table Overview of outsourced R&D services
      • Table Percentage break-down
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global R&D outsourcing market 2014-2019 ($ billion)
    • Five forces analysis
  • Market Segmentation by End-users
    • Global R&D outsourcing market by end-users 2014
      • Table Global R&D outsourcing market by end-users 2014
      • Aerospace
        • Table Aerospace R&D outsourcing activities
      • Automotive
        • Table Automotive R&D outsourcing activities
      • Pharmaceuticals
        • Table Pharmaceuticals R&D outsourcing activities
      • Telecommunications
        • Table Telecommunications R&D outsourcing activities
  • Geographical Segmentation
    • Global R&D outsourcing market by geographical segmentation 2014
      • Table Market segmentation by geography 2014
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Key players 2014
      • HCL Technologies
      • TCS
      • Wipro
      • Infosys
    • Sector specific key players
    • Other prominent vendors
      • iGate
      • Infotech Enterprises
      • L&T Technology
      • MindTree
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • HCL Technologies
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table HCL Technologies : Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table HCL Technologies : Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 (US$ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table HCL Technologies: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Infosys
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Revenue by Business Segmentation 2014
        • Table Infosys: Revenue by Business Segmentation 2014
      • Revenue by Business Segmentation 2013 and 2014
        • Table Infosys: Revenue by Business Segmentation 2013 and 2014 (US$ billion)
      • Revenue by Geographical Segmentation 2014
        • Table Infosys: Revenue by Geographical Segmentation 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Information
      • SWOT Analysis
    • TCS
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Revenue by Business Segmentation 2013
        • Table TCS: Revenue by Business Segmentation 2013
      • Revenue by Business Segmentation 2012 and 2013
        • Table TCS: Revenue by Business Segmentation 2012 and 2013 (US$ billion)
      • Revenue by Geographical Segmentation 2013
        • Table TCS: Revenue by Geographical Segmentation 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Wipro
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Revenue by Business Segmentation 2014
        • Table Wipro: Revenue by Business Segmentation 2014
      • Revenue by Business Segmentation 2013 and 2014
        • Table Wipro: Revenue by Business Segmentation 2013 and 2014 (US$ billion)
      • Revenue by Geographical Segmentation 2014
        • Table Wipro: Revenue by Geographical Segmentation 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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