IT Management Slideshow: IT Spending To Increase in Government, Small Businesses

By Jeff Goldman  |  Posted 11-16-2010

86 percent

86 percent of government IT decision makers plan to install or replace software within the next six months. That's the highest figure since the launch of the CDW IT Monitor in December of 2007.

86 percent

14 percent

14 percent of IT decision makers in the government sector expect to hire additional IT staff in the next six months, an increase of 3 percent over the previous CDW IT Monitor in August of 2010.

14 percent

34 percent

34 percent of government IT decision makers anticipate budget increases over the next six months.

34 percent

39 percent

39 percent of IT decision makers at small businesses expect to install or replace hardware within the next six months, an increase of 3 percent over the previous CDW IT Monitor.

39 percent

5 percent

5 percent of small business IT decision makers expect to hire additional IT staff within the next six months, an increase of 3 percentage points since June of 2010.

5 percent

1 in 4

One in four IT decision makers at medium-sized companies expect to hire additional IT staff within the next six months.

1 in 4

58 percent

58 percent of IT decision makers at medium-sized companies anticipate increased IT budgets over the next six months.

58 percent

61 percent

At large corporations, 61 percent of IT decision makers expect to implement discretionary IT projects over the next six months, a drop of 7 percentage points from the previous CDW IT Monitor.

61 percent

59 percent

59 percent of IT decision makers at large corporations anticipate improved company performance in the next six months, a drop of 7 percent from the previous CDW IT Monitor.

59 percent

22 percent

22 percent of all corporate IT decision makers expect to hire additional IT staff within the next six months.

22 percent

Government investment

CDW's IT Growth Monitor, which measures IT investment expectations, increased by six points in the government sector to 69, its highest level since August 2008.

Government investment

Steady growth

For all sectors, CDW's IT Growth Monitor held steady at 72 for the sixth consecutive reading.

Steady growth