Outsourcing IT Jobs Worth $51.6B

Frost & Sullivan, an consulting company which analyzes trends in IT, has released a study which shows that the value of IT jobs exported offshore in 2004 equaled $51.6B. The firm analyzed information from 14 countries, and included interviews with IT decision makers in France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, the United States, and the United Kingdom. The study included jobs exported from all of the countries to lower cost regions of the world.