IT Spending and Staffing Outlook for 2014

October, 2013


This annual report provides guidance for IT executives as they firm up spending plans for the coming year. It also is useful for IT product and service providers in forecasting economic trends for IT spending for 2014. The study assesses the spending and staffing actions IT managers are currently taking, the budget actions they took over the past year, and what they are including in their budget plans for the year ahead. Our outlook report provides 2014 forecasts for IT operational spending, IT capital spending, and IT hiring. We also forecast pay raises for IT workers. (33pp., 26 fig.)
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