This IDC study presents the worldwide and U.S. IT education and training services forecast for 2015–2019. The forecast includes an analysis of the regional drivers of IT education growth and delivery modalities and illustrates several technology areas that will influence training growth for the period. The study also includes a breakout of the U.S. market by IDC's primary and secondary software markets and illustrates several of the market dynamics in the primary markets that are making those markets attractive as training domains.
"It is easy but ineffective to sell to the catalog of offerings. IT training must increasingly focus on the impact of being trained. Training vendors must focus on the impact training has on the business value of the technology." — Cushing Anderson, vice president, IT Education and Certification research