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Plunkett's Consulting Industry Trends & Statistics 2015: A Summary of Plunkett's Consulting Industry Almanac 2015

PLUNKETT'S CONSULTING INDUSTRY TRENDS & STATISTICS 2015



Key Features:

  • Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
  • Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
  • Link to our 5-minute video overview of this industry
Pages: 30

Statistical Tables Provided: 5
Geographic Focus: Global

A condensed market research report excerpted from Plunkett’s Consulting Industry Almanac 2015, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and vital statistical tables. You will gain significant insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.
  • How is the industry evolving?
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
  • Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:

    Major Trends Affecting the Consulting Industry


    1) Introduction to the Consulting Industry
    2) Consulting Firms Accept Assignments with Contingency Fees
    3) Accounting Firms Taking Large Market Share of Consulting Contracts
    4) Many Industry Sectors Seek Consulting and Outsourcing Income, Competing with Pure Consultancies
    5) Major Corporations and Organizations Develop Internal Consultants and Seek Outside Clients
    6) Corporate Clients Want Solid Returns on IT Investments
    7) Federal Government Consulting Is Curtailed in Some Agencies as Part of Budget Austerity and Defense Cutbacks
    8) Consultancies Position Themselves to Serve Global Markets and Multinational Corporations
    9) Offshoring to India Drives Changes in Global Consulting
    10) BPO and KPO: White-Collar and Professional Tasks Are Offshored to a Growing Extent
    11) New MBAs Desire Consulting and Accounting Jobs

    Consulting Industry Statistics

    1) Consulting Industry Overview
    2) Consulting Industry Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2014
    3) Management Consulting Companies: Estimated Sources of Revenue, U.S.: 2010-2013
    4) Environmental Consulting Services Revenue, U.S.: 2006-2013
    5) Consulting Industry Employment, U.S.: 2009-2015


    Chapter 1: Major Trends Affecting the Consulting Industry
    1) Introduction to the Consulting Industry 1
    2) Consulting Firms Accept Assignments with Contingency Fees 5
    3) Accounting Firms Taking Large Market Share of Consulting Contracts 6
    4) Many Industry Sectors Seek Consulting and Outsourcing Income, Competing with Pure Consultancies 8
    5) Major Corporations and Organizations Develop Internal Consultants and Seek Outside Clients 9
    6) Corporate Clients Want Solid Returns on IT Investments 10
    7) Federal Government Consulting Is Curtailed in Some Agencies as Part of Budget Austerity and Defense Cutbacks 10
    8) Consultancies Position Themselves to Serve Global Markets and Multinational Corporations 11
    9) Offshoring to India Drives Changes in Global Consulting 12
    10) BPO and KPO: White-Collar and Professional Tasks Are Offshored to a Growing Extent 13
    11) New MBAs Desire Consulting and Accounting Jobs 15
    Chapter 2: Consulting Industry Statistics
    Consulting Industry Overview 19
    Consulting Industry Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2014 20
    Management Consulting Companies: Estimated Sources of Revenue, U.S.: 2010-2013 21
    Environmental Consulting Services Revenue, U.S.: 2006-2013 22
    Consulting Industry Employment, U.S.: 2009-2015

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