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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF WORK
2014 Market Review: EMEA and APAC
EMEA
A growing number of large contracts along with
increased activity in France, combined to drive 7 per
cent growth in the Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA)
outsourcing market in 2014, according to technology
insights, market intelligence, and advisory services frim
Information Services Group (ISG).
The fourth quarter 2014 EMEA ISG outsourcing index,
which measures commercial outsourcing contracts with
an annual contract value of €4 million or more, found
that a robust final quarter contributed to the region's
best year since 2011 and tied for the second strongest
year of the last decade. Average contract value reached
€9.5 billion for the year, up from €8.9 billion in 2013,
although contract counts remained static (588 in 2014
versus 595 in 2013).
EMEA's growth was underpinned by activity in the
region's fourth largest market, France, where yearon-year
growth reached 125 per cent. In addition, the
amount of contracts with an annual contract value of
80 million or more grew by 25 per cent. EMEA's market
growth was reflected at a global level as 2014 average
contract value reached €18.5 billion, up 16 per cent,
whilst contract counts edged up 4 per cent, to 1,218, the
second-highest level ever.
" A strong 2014 helped the EMEA market retain its
position at the largest outsourcing region globally, "
says John Keppel, partner and president of ISG. " It is
encouraging to see more sustained outsourcing activity
across the region rather than simply in the more mature
markets. "
At a regional level, the United Kingdom saw 11 per cent
growth as average contract value grew from €3 billion
to €3.4 billion, despite an 11 per cent fall in contract
count. The award of larger contracts and the nine megarelationship
signed drove the market growth.
APAC
The Asia Pacific (APAC) outsourcing industry had one of
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Gloria Landabur, Denarius general manager, will continue
leading the Denarius organisation.
its best years ever in 2014, as the return of large deals
propelled the market to record-high annual values in
information technology outsourcing and restructured
contracts reports ISG.
The Asia Pacific ISG outsourcing index, which measures
commercial outsourcing contracts with an annual
contract value of US$5 million or more, reported US$3
billion annual contract value, up 45 per cent from the
prior year. Deal counts also rose, up 11 per cent for the
year. These strong results came despite a weaker second
half compared to the first half, which saw average
contract value soar to all-time high of $2 billion.
" The steep rise in the market for the year was fueled by
the welcome return of large deals to the region, " says Sid
Pai, partner and president of ISG Asia Pacific. " Whereas
the value of small deal awards remained static year on
year, both the mid-range and larger contracts saw strong
increases. Five deals with annual value of US$100 million
or more, were signed in Asia Pacific during 2014: three in
India and one each in Australia and Japan. "
In terms of geography, the region's two largest markets-
Australia/New Zealand and India-were also its strongest.
Australia/New Zealand average contract value increased
40 per cent over last year, whilst India doubled its 2013
result. China, meanwhile, recorded its second-highest
annual average contract value ever. Japan logged one
of its best years ever, thanks in part to several large
contracts awarded, such as the TCS-Mitsubishi deal and
the Wipro-Takeda Pharmaceutical transaction.
Mercer Acquires Denarius
Mercer has acquired Denarius, a leading compensation
and benefits survey and information products consulting
firm based in Santiago, Chile. The acquisition further
strengthens Mercer's capabilities in Chile, expanding
Mercer's business with Chilean-based business
organisations that rely on the expertise of Denarius.

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