Includes 3 FREE quarterly updates Latest Updates & Industry Developments
- Computer Hardware Sales: QAR2.4bn in 2016 to QAR2.8bn in 2020, a compound annual growth rate(CAGR) of 3.9% in local currency terms. Estimate of market size downgraded, but outlook for steadygrowth remains in place, with high incomes and short replacement cycles expected to offset limitations ofsaturation in PC market.
- Software Sales: QAR478mn in 2016 to QAR607mn in 2020, a CAGR of 6.1%. The dominance of oiland gas in the local economy limits the size of the software market, but scope remains for growth in theenterprise market over the medium term through the modernisation and diversification governmentinitiatives.
- IT Services Sales: QAR1.1bn in 2016 to QAR1.5bn in 2020, a CAGR of 7.7%. Cloud computingadoption, along with early adoption of Internet of Things solutions, underpins our outlook for segmentoutperformance based on emerging technologies spending growth.
Table Of Contents
Qatar Information Technology Report Q2 2016 BMI Industry View 7 Latest Updates and Industry Developments 7 SWOT 9 IT SWOT 9 Industry Forecast 11 Latest Updates 11 Structural Trends 11 Table: Enterprise Trends - GVA By Vertical (Qatar 2015-2020) 14 Table: IT Industry - Historical Data And Forecasts (Qatar 2013-2020) 15 Industry Risk/Reward Index 16 Middle East And Africa Risk/Reward Index 16 Table: IT RRI Scores By Region 17 Table: MEA IT Risk/Reward Index - Q216 19 Market Overview 20 Hardware 20 Software 25 Cloud Computing 31 Services 34 Industry Trends And Developments 38 Regulatory Development 43 Table: Government Authority 43 ICT-2015 43 Table: Qatar e-Government 2020 Targets 45 Competitive Landscape 48 International Companies 48 Table: Gulf Business Machines 48 Table: SAP MENA 49 Local Companies 50 Table: Malomatia 50 Table: Octaware Technologies 51 Table: Ooredoo 52 Table: Qatar Computer Services 53 Table: Qatar Datamation Systems 53 Table: Salam Technology 54 Regional Overview 55 Demographic Forecast 59 Table: Population Headline Indicators (Qatar 1990-2025) 60 Table: Key Population Ratios (Qatar 1990-2025) 60 Table: Urban/Rural Population and Life Expectancy (Qatar 1990-2025) 61 Table: Population By Age Group (Qatar 1990-2025) 61 Table: Population By Age Group % (Qatar 1990-2025) 62 Methodology 64 Industry Forecast Methodology 64 Sources 66 Risk/Reward Index Methodology 66 Table: IT Risk/Reward Index Indicators 67 Table: Weighting Of Components 68