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[February 18, 2013]

Research and Markets: A Local Outlook - Local Government ICT Forecast to 2016-2017

DUBLIN --(Business Wire)--

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "A Local Outlook - Local Government ICT Forecast to 2016-2017" report to their offering.

This report summarizes the status of the UK Local Government ICT market in 2016-17, and anticipates developments over this five year period.

This overview of the market for ICT goods and services across the UK public sector is intended both for those currently working with public sector clients, and those considering this market for the first time.

Key Market Issues

- Gain insight into the public sector local government ICT market in the UK.

- Gain knowledge on the developments in the UK local government ICT market over a five year peiod to 2016-17.

- Provides you forecasts for ICT spending across hardware, software, services, communications and staff, which include spending on ICT outsourcing and ICT elements of outsourced business processes.

- The ICT spending associated with ICT-intensive business process outsourcing is included in the forecasts.

Key Highlights

Kable expects that local government ICT expenditure will grow from £3.18bn in 2011 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of just 0.7% for 2016-17. While this suggests flat growth, it masks significant changes at the product and services level.

The shift in the balance of expenditure from the hardware and communications categories to services will continue, with spending on the latter expected to grow from 1bn to £1.3bn by 2016. This will be driven by growth in three key areas: business process outsourcing, managed communications and software as a service (SaaS (News - Alert)).

Key Topics Covered:

1 Executive summary

2 Sources and Methodology

3 Market context

4 ICT trends and priorities

5 Current ICT expenditure

6 ICT expenditure forecast 2011

Companies Mentioned

- Apple (News - Alert)

- Arvato

- Cable and Wireless

- CandW

- Capita

- Computacenter

- Eircom

- Fujitsu (News - Alert)

- Global Crossing

- Kcom

- Level 3

- Logicalis

- MDNX Enterprise Services

- Mouchel

- Northgate

- Thales

- Updata

- Virgin Media (News - Alert) Business

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