Welcome!

IBM Cloud Authors: Pat Romanski, Elizabeth White, SmartBear Blog, Liz McMillan, Sarah Patrick

News Feed Item

Plunkett's Consulting Industry Almanac 2012: Consulting Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies

NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Plunkett's Consulting Industry Almanac 2012: Consulting Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies

http://www.reportlinker.com/p01027646/-Plunketts-Consulting-Industry-Alm...

PLUNKETT'S CONSULTING INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2012

Key Features:

-Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence

-Market forecasts and Industry Statistics

-Industry Associations and Professional Societies List

-In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies

-Industry Glossary

-Buyer may register for access to search and export data at Plunkett Research Online

Pages: 412Statistical Tables Provided: 5Companies Profiled: 273Geographic Focus: Global

A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms. You will gain vital 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?-What are the financial results of the leading companies?-What are the names and titles of top executives?-What are the world's top 250 consulting companies and their revenues?

Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:

Major Trends Affecting the Consulting Industry1) Introduction to the Consulting Industry 2) Consulting Firms Accept Assignments with Contingency Fees 3) Accounting Firms Refocus/Clients Need Assistance with Regulatory Matters 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 Will Be Curtailed as Part of Budget Austerity 8) Consultancies Move Towards Globalization 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 Jobs

Consulting Industry Statistics

1) Consulting Industry Overview 2) Consulting Industry Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2006-2010 3) Environmental Consulting Services Revenue, U.S.: 2007-2010 4) Management Consulting Services Revenue, U.S.: 2007-2010 5) Consulting Industry Employment, U.S.: 2005-2011

Table of Contents

PLUNKETT'S CONSULTING INDUSTRYALMANAC 2012CONTENTSA Short Consulting Industry Glossary ixIntroduction 1How to Use This Book 3Chapter 1: Major Trends Affecting the Consulting Industry 71) Introduction to the Consulting Industry 72) Consulting Firms Accept Assignments with Contingency Fees 113) Accounting Firms Refocus/Clients Need Assistance with Regulatory Matters 114) Many Industry Sectors Seek Consulting and Outsourcing Income, Competing with PureConsultancies 135) Major Corporations and Organizations Develop Internal Consultants and Seek OutsideClients 146) Corporate Clients Want Solid Returns on IT Investments 157) Federal Government Consulting Will Be Curtailed as Part of Budget Austerity 168) Consultancies Move Towards Globalization 169) Offshoring to India Drives Changes in Global Consulting 1710) BPO and KPO: White-Collar and Professional Tasks Are Offshored to a Growing Extent 1911) New MBAs Desire Consulting Jobs 20Chapter 2: Consulting Industry Statistics 24Consulting Industry Overview 25Consulting Industry Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2006-2010 26Environmental Consulting Services Revenue, U.S.: 2007-2010 27Management Consulting Services Revenue, U.S.: 2007-2010 28Consulting Industry Employment, U.S.: 2005-2011 29Chapter 3: Important Consulting Industry Contacts 30(Addresses, Phone Numbers and Internet Sites)Chapter 4: THE CONSULTING 250:Who They Are and How They Were Chosen 61Industry List, With Codes 62Index of Companies Within Industry Groups 64Alphabetical Index 71Index of Headquarters Location by U.S. State 73Index of Non-U.S. Headquarters Location by Country 76Index by Regions of the U.S. Where the Firms Have Locations 77Index of Firms with International Operations 85Individual Data Profiles on Each of THE CONSULTING 250 89Additional IndexesIndex of Hot Spots for Advancement for Women/Minorities 363Index by Subsidiaries, Brand Names and Selected Affiliations 365

Companies Mentioned

ABB LtdAbelica GlobalABT Associates IncAccenture plcAcorn Energy IncAcquis Consulting GroupACS Actividades de Construccion y Servicios SAAdecco SAAdvisory Board Company (The)Affiliated Computer Services IncAgility Solutions LLCAlbany Molecular Research IncAlixPartners LLPAlpha Financial Markets Consulting LtdAltran Technologies SAAlvarez & Marsal Holdings LLCAmeresco IncAmey plcAnalysis Group IncAnalysts International CorpAon HewittArcadis NVArgon ST IncAriba IncArQule IncArthur D LittleAT Kearney IncAtento Brasil SAAtos Origin SAAvanade IncBain & Company IncBalfour Beatty plcBand Digital IncBaran Telecom IncBDO InternationalBDO USA LLPBechtel Group IncBioanalytical Systems IncBioReliance CorpBombardier IncBooz & CompanyBooz Allen Hamilton Holding CorpBoston Consulting Group Inc (The, BCG)Brinks Company (The)Brooker Group PCL (The)BT Global ServicesBureau VeritasCACI International IncCambridge Group (The)Cangene bioPharma IncCapcoCapgeminiCDC CorporationCDM Smith IncCegedim SACelera CorporationCelerant ConsultingCentric Consulting LLCCFI GroupCGI Group IncCH2M HILL Companies LtdCharles River Laboratories International IncChiyoda CorporationCIBER IncCisco Systems IncCobalt Group (The)Cognizant Technology Solutions CorpComputer Sciences Corporation (CSC)Computer Task Group IncConvergys CorporationCornerstone ResearchCorporate Directions IncCorporate Executive Board Company (The)Covance IncCRA International Inc (Charles River Associates)Crawford & CompanyCrowe Horwath InternationalCumberland Consulting Group LLCDean & CompanyDeloitte Consulting LLPDeloitte LLPDeloitte Touche Tohmatsu LtdDiamond Advisory ServicesDisney Institute (The)DNV KEMA Energy & SustainabilityEMC CorpEncorium Group IncENGlobal CorpEnzo Biochem IncErnst & Young InternationalErnst & Young LLPExelixis IncExponent IncFair Isaac CorporationFidelity National Information Services IncFirst Annapolis Consulting IncFirst Manhattan Consulting GroupFitzgerald Analytics IncFluor CorpForrester Research IncFour Soft LtdFrost & Sullivan IncFTI Consulting IncFujitsu AmericaFujitsu LimitedG4S Secure Solutions (USA) IncGallup Organization (The)Gartner IncGE Energy InfrastructureGeneral Dynamics CorpGeneral Electric Co (GE)Genpact LimitedGEO Group IncGeorg Fischer LtdGetronics NVGiuliani Partners LLCGrant Thornton InternationalGrant Thornton LLPGreenwich AssociatesHackett Group Inc (The)Halliburton CompanyHarris Interactive IncHay GroupHays plcHCL Technologies LtdHealth Advances LLCHeidrick & Struggles International IncHelios & Matheson Information Technology IncHewlett-Packard Co (HP)Hitachi ConsultingHoneywell International IncHuron Consulting Group IncIBM Global Business Services (GBS)ICF CorporationICF International IncICON plciGATE CorporationImpact Advisors LLCIMS Health IncIMS Health IncInfinitiveInfosys Technologies LtdInteractive Broadband Consulting Group LLCInternational Business Machines Corp (IBM)Interpublic Group of Companies IncinVentiv Health IncInvictus Consulting Group LLCIpsos SAITT CorporationJacobs Engineering Group IncJudge Group Inc (The)KBR IncKeane IncKelly Services IncKeynote Systems IncKEYW Holding CorpKPMG InternationalKPMG LLPKroll IncKurt Salmon AssociatesLCC International IncLEK Consulting LLCLexicon Pharmaceuticals IncLionbridge Technologies IncLockheed Martin CorpLogica plcManagement Network Group Inc (The)Manhattan Associates IncManpower IncMarakon AssociatesMars & CoMarshall-Teichert Group Ltd (The)MAXIMUS IncMaxygen IncMcDermott International IncMcKinsey & Company IncMercer LLCMesirow Financial Holdings IncMilliman IncMitchell Madison GroupMonitor GroupNavigant Consulting IncNERA Economic ConsultingNexant IncNielsen Company NV (The)North HighlandNorthrop Grumman CorpNovell IncNTT DATA CorpOC&C Strategy ConsultantsOliver Wyman GroupOmnicom Group IncOpinion Research CorpOracle CorpOrchid Cellmark IncOre Holdings IncPA Consulting GroupPacific Biomarkers IncPAREXEL International CorpParsons Brinckerhoff IncParthenon Group (The)Perficient IncPharmaceutical Product Development IncPlaut AGPlus Consulting IncPoint BPomeroy IT SolutionsPricewaterhouseCoopersProtiviti IncPRTMPublicis Groupe SAPutnam AssociatesQuantum Associates IncQuintiles Transnational CorpRandstad Holding NVRaytheon CoReis IncResources Connection IncRobert Half International IncRoland Berger Strategy ConsultantsRolls-Royce plcRSM McGladreyRWD Technologies IncSAIC IncSangamo BioSciences IncSAP AGSapient CorporationSatyam Computer Services Ltd (Mahindra Satyam)Schlumberger LimitedSCSK CorporationSecuritas ABSegal Company (The)Sequenom IncShaw Group Inc (The)Siemens AGSiemens HealthcareSitel CorporationSkidmore Owings & Merrill LLPSkillstorm IncSlalom ConsultingSM&ASociete Air FranceSOURCEHOVSRA International IncStaffmarkStern Stewart & CompanyStrategic Decisions GroupStroud Consulting LLCSTV Group IncSykes Enterprises IncSymphonyIRI GroupSyntel IncTata Consultancy Services (TCS)Tata Strategic Management GroupTech Mahindra LimitedTechnipTelcordia TechnologiesTeleTech Holdings IncTetra Tech IncTNS UK LtdTowers Watson & CoTrevi-Finanziaria Industriale SpA (Trevi Group)Unisys CorpUnited American Healthcare CorpUnited Technologies CorporationURS CorporationUS Interactive IncValue Partners GroupVHA IncVINCIVSE CorpWest Monroe Partners LLCWipro LtdWood MackenzieWPP plcWS Atkins plcYip In Tsoi & Co LtdZS Associates

To order this report:: Plunkett's Consulting Industry Almanac 2012: Consulting Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies

Contact Clare: clare@reportlinker.com

US:(339) 368 6001

Intl:+1 339 368 6001

SOURCE Reportlinker

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

@ThingsExpo Stories
With the Apple Watch making its way onto wrists all over the world, it’s only a matter of time before it becomes a staple in the workplace. In fact, Forrester reported that 68 percent of technology and business decision-makers characterize wearables as a top priority for 2015. Recognizing their business value early on, FinancialForce.com was the first to bring ERP to wearables, helping streamline communication across front and back office functions. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Kevin Roberts...
Cognitive Computing is becoming the foundation for a new generation of solutions that have the potential to transform business. Unlike traditional approaches to building solutions, a cognitive computing approach allows the data to help determine the way applications are designed. This contrasts with conventional software development that begins with defining logic based on the current way a business operates. In her session at 18th Cloud Expo, Judith S. Hurwitz, President and CEO of Hurwitz & ...
One of the bewildering things about DevOps is integrating the massive toolchain including the dozens of new tools that seem to crop up every year. Part of DevOps is Continuous Delivery and having a complex toolchain can add additional integration and setup to your developer environment. In his session at @DevOpsSummit at 18th Cloud Expo, Miko Matsumura, Chief Marketing Officer of Gradle Inc., will discuss which tools to use in a developer stack, how to provision the toolchain to minimize onboa...
With an estimated 50 billion devices connected to the Internet by 2020, several industries will begin to expand their capabilities for retaining end point data at the edge to better utilize the range of data types and sheer volume of M2M data generated by the Internet of Things. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Don DeLoach, CEO and President of Infobright, will discuss the infrastructures businesses will need to implement to handle this explosion of data by providing specific use cases for filte...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for the hybrid cloud, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Avere delivers a more modern architectural approach to storage that doesn’t require the overprovisioning of storage capacity to achieve performance, overspending on expensive storage media for inactive data or the overbuilding of data centers ...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Pythian, a global IT services company specializing in helping companies adopt disruptive technologies to optimize revenue-generating systems, has been named “Bronze Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 18th Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 7-9, 2015 at the Javits Center in New York, New York. Founded in 1997, Pythian is a global IT services company that helps companies compete by adopting disruptive technologies such as cloud, Big Data, advanced analytics, and DevO...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Commvault, a global leader in enterprise data protection and information management, has been named “Bronze Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 7–9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, and the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Commvault is a leading provider of data protection and information management...
The Quantified Economy represents the total global addressable market (TAM) for IoT that, according to a recent IDC report, will grow to an unprecedented $1.3 trillion by 2019. With this the third wave of the Internet-global proliferation of connected devices, appliances and sensors is poised to take off in 2016. In his session at @ThingsExpo, David McLauchlan, CEO and co-founder of Buddy Platform, will discuss how the ability to access and analyze the massive volume of streaming data from mil...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Alert Logic, Inc., the leading provider of Security-as-a-Service solutions for the cloud, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Alert Logic, Inc., provides Security-as-a-Service for on-premises, cloud, and hybrid infrastructures, delivering deep security insight and continuous protection for customers at a lower cost than traditional security solutions. Ful...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Interoute, owner-operator of one of Europe's largest networks and a global cloud services platform, has been named “Bronze Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 18th Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 7-9, 2015 at the Javits Center in New York, New York. Interoute is the owner-operator of one of Europe's largest networks and a global cloud services platform which encompasses 12 data centers, 14 virtual data centers and 31 colocation centers, with connections to 195 ad...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Men & Mice, the leading global provider of DNS, DHCP and IP address management overlay solutions, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. The Men & Mice Suite overlay solution is already known for its powerful application in heterogeneous operating environments, enabling enterprises to scale without fuss. Building on a solid range of diverse platform support,...
Fortunately, meaningful and tangible business cases for IoT are plentiful in a broad array of industries and vertical markets. These range from simple warranty cost reduction for capital intensive assets, to minimizing downtime for vital business tools, to creating feedback loops improving product design, to improving and enhancing enterprise customer experiences. All of these business cases, which will be briefly explored in this session, hinge on cost effectively extracting relevant data from ...
WebSocket is effectively a persistent and fat pipe that is compatible with a standard web infrastructure; a "TCP for the Web." If you think of WebSocket in this light, there are other more hugely interesting applications of WebSocket than just simply sending data to a browser. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Frank Greco, Director of Technology for Kaazing Corporation, will compare other modern web connectivity methods such as HTTP/2, HTTP Streaming, Server-Sent Events and new W3C event APIs ...
SYS-CON Events announced today that iDevices®, the preeminent brand in the connected home industry, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. iDevices, the preeminent brand in the connected home industry, has a growing line of HomeKit-enabled products available at the largest retailers worldwide. Through the “Designed with iDevices” co-development program and its custom-built IoT Cloud Infrastruc...
Companies can harness IoT and predictive analytics to sustain business continuity; predict and manage site performance during emergencies; minimize expensive reactive maintenance; and forecast equipment and maintenance budgets and expenditures. Providing cost-effective, uninterrupted service is challenging, particularly for organizations with geographically dispersed operations.
There will be new vendors providing applications, middleware, and connected devices to support the thriving IoT ecosystem. This essentially means that electronic device manufacturers will also be in the software business. Many will be new to building embedded software or robust software. This creates an increased importance on software quality, particularly within the Industrial Internet of Things where business-critical applications are becoming dependent on products controlled by software. Qua...
Join us at Cloud Expo | @ThingsExpo 2016 – June 7-9 at the Javits Center in New York City and November 1-3 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA – and deliver your unique message in a way that is striking and unforgettable by taking advantage of SYS-CON's unmatched high-impact, result-driven event / media packages.
As enterprises work to take advantage of Big Data technologies, they frequently become distracted by product-level decisions. In most new Big Data builds this approach is completely counter-productive: it presupposes tools that may not be a fit for development teams, forces IT to take on the burden of evaluating and maintaining unfamiliar technology, and represents a major up-front expense. In his session at @BigDataExpo at @ThingsExpo, Andrew Warfield, CTO and Co-Founder of Coho Data, will dis...
Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE: SSNI) extended its Internet of Things technology platform with performance enhancements to Gen5 – its fifth generation critical infrastructure networking platform. Already delivering nearly 23 million devices on five continents as one of the leading networking providers in the market, Silver Spring announced it is doubling the maximum speed of its Gen5 network to up to 2.4 Mbps, increasing computational performance by 10x, supporting simultaneous mesh communic...
Eighty percent of a data scientist’s time is spent gathering and cleaning up data, and 80% of all data is unstructured and almost never analyzed. Cognitive computing, in combination with Big Data, is changing the equation by creating data reservoirs and using natural language processing to enable analysis of unstructured data sources. This is impacting every aspect of the analytics profession from how data is mined (and by whom) to how it is delivered. This is not some futuristic vision: it's ha...