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South Africa IT Services Market Forecast, 2021-2025

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South Africa IT Services Market Forecast, 2021-2025
Published: November 19, 2021
Content info: 20 Pages
Delivery time: 1-2 business days
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This IDC study presents an overview of South Africa's IT services market in 2020 and forecasts expenditure on IT services through 2025. The study contains market size and distribution analysis by foundation market and vertical market. The study also presents forecasts for 12 foundation market categories and answers the following questions:What are IDC's predictions for spending on IT services in South Africa? What are the assumptions behind the forecast numbers, and what impact will the related issues have on the market throughout the forecast period?What are the latest trends in IT services in South Africa in areas such as support services, project-oriented services, and managed services?"IT services in South Africa weathered a difficult year in 2020. The market sustained growth in local currency by delivering urgent transformational services to customers as they adjusted to the new market conditions and the continued pandemic lockdowns. Although spending will remain constrained in the short term, the market is expected to return to healthy growth in the medium term as service providers evolve their capabilities to deliver traditional IT services alongside innovation accelerators such as hybrid cloud, artificial intelligence, edge computing, and the Internet of Things." - Senior Research Manager Jonathan Tullett, IDC Sub-Saharan Africa

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Product Code: META47717522

IDC Market Forecast Figure

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

Market Forecast

  • South Africa IT Services Market Forecast

Market Context

  • Drivers and Inhibitors
    • Drivers
      • Economic Recovery
      • Investment by Global Cloud Providers
    • Inhibitors
      • Skills Shortage
      • Security and Privacy Concerns
  • Significant Market Developments
    • Current Situation
      • Managed Services
        • IDC Analysis of the Managed Services Primary Market
      • Project-Oriented Services
        • IDC Analysis of the Project-Oriented Services Primary Market
      • Support and Training Services
        • IDC Analysis of the Support and Training Services Primary Market
    • Overview of IT Services Spending in South Africa by Vertical Market
      • Combined Government
      • Combined Infrastructure
      • Combined Finance
      • Other Vertical Markets
  • Changes from Prior Forecast

Market Definition

  • Foundation Market View


  • Research Sources
  • Revenue Recognition
  • Notes on Forecasting
  • Notes on the Exchange Rates Used in the Report

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