Collection of C & P AG: Advantages of solution intelligence and the success of the project are written to lowest value estimate you enjoy IT consultants with a focus on the trade and the public administration of Munich/Graz, April 27, 2009 – the industry focus of an IT consultant says too much about his technical skills for more than 80% of business decision makers. According to a survey in the order of the international system House C & P AG, consultants who make their money from banks or the automotive industry projects, have the best reputation. In particular a higher solution intelligence as well as successful actions ascribed to them. The IT consultants with a focus on the trade and the public administration, however, enjoy the slightest appreciation. The determined values of the image partially even very much differ the C & P study according to. Because while the consultant of credit institutions occupy the first position in the ranking, because 58 percent of those polled give them special skills, so their colleagues from projects that with authorities A tail light. Only 31 percent of the approximately 300 IT managers surveyed give a particularly positive verdict about them. In between, the consultants with strong roots in the automotive, chemical and pharmaceutical industry are two and three ranked.
You have a similar positive reputation as the banks-oriented implementation and strategy consultant. The insurance companies take place four with 51 percent, the IT consultant specialising in the utilities industry are already a significant gap in the public image of competence (43%). However, who is active in IT projects in other sectors of the economy such as machine construction, logistics and consumer goods industry has even an even lower average recognition from the IT managers and can cover this in other industries of harder feet. The C & P survey the question went after in addition, what advantages do with the consultant with very positively valued industry origin. The respondents consider in particular a higher solution competence (62 percent) and the expectation of one larger project success (60 percent). Similar to many of them in addition the process skills and the understanding of the problem to the fore. Also the deadline and budget discipline, as well as the understanding of innovation is one of the special features of these consultants majority opinion.
C & P Board Member Kurt Glabischnig sector-different image of IT consultants leads back on the different requirement profiles in the industry. Companies in some economic sectors have an above-average innovation dynamics and complexity of information technology or have greater demands on the quality of business processes”, he says. This demand inevitably also a special expertise of the consultant and therefore imprint their image of competence. We feel this even in a positive way, because we are working extensively with banks”, Glabischnig refers to significant advantages in the acquisition of projects in companies other industries. About C & P AG: The C & P AG in Munich and Graz (Austria) offers highly qualified employees of consulting and development services for the IT and organisation sector by financial and other industries. The portfolio of services ranges from the conception of the IT landscape (or parts thereof) on the monitoring of operational processes of change to the productive use of standard or custom software.