Annual Research Studies

Whitelane Research’s unique and extensive annual IT outsourcing studies survey CIOs of the largest IT spending organisations in different countries about their opinion on their outsourcing plans and service providers. Total confidentiality and anonymity is guaranteed for all participants of this study.

Based on this feedback, an extensive report (free for participants) is created that covers at least the following topics:

  • Overview of the IT Outsourcing Landscape
  • Main Sourcing Trends
  • Governance and IT Procurement Trends
  • Positioning of the Main Outsourcing Service Providers Based on Different Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Ranking of the Service Providers across four different IT Domains
Whitelane Research Studies

European Research Programme

Our annual IT outsourcing studies are currently conducted in 13 different European countries.

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom

Our Partners

  • Navisco AG – Sourcing Professionals (Germany, Austria and Switzerland)
  • PA Consulting (Nordics and United Kingdom)
  • Quint Wellington Redwood (Netherlands and Spain)
Click here for more information about Whitelane’s partners.

Navisco AG

PA Consulting

Quint Wellington Redwood

Forthcoming Events


  • 15 October, Stockholm – Annual Outsourcing Forum
  • 17 October, Helsinki – Annual Outsourcing Forum


  • 14 November, Madrid – 2019 Spanish IT Sourcing Results
  • 28 November, Frankfurt – 2019 German IT Sourcing Results


  • 12 December, Paris – 2019 French IT Sourcing Results

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