Currently, there are an estimated 2.5 million-plus .Net developers and 70 million-plus systems that are running Microsoft’s .NET Framework, Microsoft said.
After two years of slight declines, the number of professional software developers rose in the United States last year to 2.35 million, according to IDC, a research company. Today, America has more than four times as many software developers as India, and nearly seven times as many as China.
Microsoft asked 2846 MSDN visitors to describe their experience with the Web services. The results are in:
95% of participants know Web services and 64% of participants implemented a Web service.
Percentage of developer work Developer task 88% Web development 62% Rich desktop applications 51% Business Logic 25% Mobile web development 20% Rich mobile applications
And what do people use Web services for?
1 Public authentication 2 Payment Services 3 Messaging 4 Presence 5 Location 6 Mapping
PHP is currently powering more than 10 million domains worldwide including such sites as Yahoo! In fact, PHP now accounts for roughly 26% of all domains on the Internet.
IBM Global Services, Accenture, and Lockheed Martin held the top
three spots in both the worldwide and U.S. system integration services markets. IBM Global Services, Accenture, and EDS gained the top three spots in the
custom app dev services market in both the worldwide and U.S. The pure-play Indian firms,
namely Tata Consultancy Services and Infosys, were among the top 10 companies
in both the worldwide and U.S. markets. Wipro Technologies held a spot on the
top 10 list for the U.S.
Wise Solutions today solidified its position as the leading provider of application installation and management solutions by securing partnerships with eight of the nine leading software distribution and management providers, Gartner claims.
По прогнозам аналитиков компании Ernst & Young, объем экспорта России в области разработки программного обеспечения вырастет к 2005 году до $ 450 миллионов. Одновременно объем экспорта специальных выделенных центров разработок зарубежных компаний вырастет к этому времени более чем в 2 раза.
The total PC vendor agreements for Java Runtime to date comprise more than 50% of the PC desktop marketplace.
Evans Data found that roughly the same percentage of developers – about 32% – are using .Net and J2EE for building Web services applications.
A report by Pierre Audoin Consultants reveals that Romania and other eastern European countries are virtually ignored by UK firms but are predominantly the first choice for the rest of western Europe. PAC estimates that in 2003 Romanian revenue from European countries will reach ?78m, mostly from France, Germany, the UK and the Netherlands.