This IDC Energy Insights report uses the IDC MarketScape model to provide an assessment of a number of providers participating in the worldwide oil and gas professional services market. The IDC MarketScape is an evaluation based on a comprehensive framework and a set of parameters that assess providers relative to one another and to those factors expected to be most conducive to success in a given market during both the short term and the long term.
According to Jill Feblowitz, vice president, IDC Energy Insights, "The oil and gas industry is looking to its professional services partners to bring innovation. Professional services firms with a strong focus on the O&G vertical and a strategic plan in line with the future needs of their clients are Leaders. They have a local presence in most of the O&G capitals and the ability to attract and retain O&G experts in this talent-constrained market."