Potential of poltava region it industry market eng
Potential of Poltava region IT-industry Market Poltava, 2013
Outline• Ukrainian IT-industry Market – Ukraine is one of the leaders in IT-industry – IT outsourcing in Ukraine – Consumers of Ukrainian IT products – Number of Internet users in Ukraine – Potential of IT education in Ukraine – Potential of Ukrainian domestic IT market• Poltava region – Geographical location of Poltava region – Transport infrastructure of Poltava region – IT-industry Market in Poltava region• Poltava city – Brief information about Poltava city – Poltava is “The spiritual center of Ukraine" – IT education in Poltava city – Companies working in IT-industry in Poltava• Kremenchuk city – Brief information about Poltava city – Kremenchuk is an industrial city – IT education in Kremenchuk – Companies working in IT-industry in Kremenchuk – Land plot for IT technologies in "Central" Industrial park in Kremenchuk – Benefits for IT in “Central” Industrial park in Kremenchuk• Potential for creation of data-center in Ukraine and Poltava region
Ukrainian IT-industry MarketIn recent years, Ukraine remains one of the leading countries insoftware development in Central and Eastern Europe. According toGartner research Ukraine is in the Top-30 list of countries that producedemanded software. Also, according to Datamonitor, 7 of the top 10software producers in Central and Eastern Europe are located on theterritory of Ukraine or have Ukrainian affiliates.High quality software developmentis traditionally based on the highqualification of Ukrainian ITspecialists and maturity ofUkrainian IT community. Source: 2012, PJSC «Deloitte & Touche USC»
Ukrainian IT-industry MarketThe approximate volume of the Ukrainian IT outsourcing andsoftware development market exceed $ 1 billion a year. Source: 2012, PJSC «Deloitte & Touche USC»
Ukrainian IT- industry MarketMarket experts expect that the volume of the Ukrainian IT industrymarket will continue to grow, both in terms of domestic sales andexports of IT services.The main consumers of IT products in Ukraine are: financial sector,telecommunications, trade, industry and state administration. Source: 2012, PJSC «Deloitte & Touche USC»
Ukrainian IT-industryCurrently, the number of Internet users in Ukraine is not highenough comparing to the neighboring countries. 0 20 40 60 80 100 Source: 2012, Wikipedia
Ukrainian IT-industryUkraine is considered to be a country with a very strongeducation system for training IT professionals. Ukraine is amongthe top 10 countries with the largest number of certified ITprofessionals after the United States, India and Russia in the globalrating of IT - community.Each year the number of ITprofessionals who are trainedin universities funded by thenational budget increases.In addition, each year inUkraine 13000 - 14000graduated IT-students continueto study. Source: 2012, PJSC «Deloitte & Touche USC»
Ukrainian IT-industryCurrently, there are over 4000 IT companies operating in Ukraine.The total number of IT professionals employed in the IT industryranges from 40 to 50 thousand people.The most developed IT - centers in Ukraine are concentrated inlarge cities, which are the major industrial and cultural centersof the country. These are the following cities: Kyiv, Kharkiv,Dnipropetrovsk and Lviv. Source: 2012, PJSC «Deloitte & Touche USC»
Geographical location of Poltava regionPoltava region is geographically located between major marketleaders of IT-industry in Ukraine, cities of Kyiv and Kharkiv andalso in relative proximity to Central and Eastern Europe. Source: Poltava Regional Center of Investments and Development
Transport infrastructure of Poltava region Roads – 8885,5 km Highways: Kyiv-Kharkiv (Е 40); Poltava – Slobozia (automobile road Е-584); International transport corridor: Europe – Asia; railroads – 853 km; airport – 1. Source: Poltava Regional Center of Investments and Development
IT-industry Market in Poltava regionPoltava cityregional center of Poltava region with a population ofabout 297 thousand people. Also Poltava has 10universities and university affiliates which allow totrain or improve skills for IT specialists. Number of ITprofessionals in Poltava who are involved indevelopment of IT-industry is about 750 people. Kremenchuk city city of regional subordination in the Poltava region of Ukraine, the administrative center of Kremenchuk district. The population of the city - about 227 thousand people. Kremenchuk is a major industrial center of Poltava. The city has nine universities and university affiliates which allow to train and improve skills for IT specialists. Number of IT specialists involved in development of IT-industry market in Kremenchuk is about 700 people. Source: Poltava Regional Center of Investments and Development
Brief information about Poltava city• Poltava city is "The spiritual center of Ukraine"• City area: 10 300 ha• City population: 297 thousand people• Located at the intersection of highways (Kyiv - Kharkiv) and railways. It has two railway stations - Poltava-Kyiv and Poltava- Pivdenna.• City has one airport.• Distance to Kyiv: 339 km, to Boryspil: 307 km, to Kharkiv: 130 km, to Dnipropetrovsk: 183 km, to Lviv: 898 km, to Kremenchuk: 119 km. Source: Poltava Regional Center of Investments and Development
IT education in Poltava cityPoltava National Technical University named after YuriyKondratyukThe university has about 10,000 students at30 degrees and at 8 faculties. University ownsmodern material and technical resources: nineacademic buildings with total area of 87000 m²Faculty of Information & telecommunication technologies andsystems (the number of entrants from 2009 is 360 people per year)After a deep analysis of the needs of the regional economy in ITspecialists the University received a license to prepare students forpromising areas: "Computer Engineering", "Computer Science","Telecommunications".Thus, today more than 300 students from different regions of Ukraineand Poltava region study modern information technology at the facultychairs each year. Source: Poltava Regional Center of Investments and Development
Companies working in IT-industry in PoltavaThere are 75 IT companies in Poltava that work in different areas of IT-industry ranging from the sale of computer hardware and softwaredevelopment to services in the IT sector. The total number of ITprofessionals employed is about 750 people (average salary is about300 euros). Major IT company in Poltava are: Source: Poltava Regional Center of Investments and Development
Brief information about Kremenchuk city• Kremenchuk is an industrial city• City territory: 10 000 ha• City population: 227 thousand people• Located at the intersection of highways (Borispil - Kyiv and Poltava- Olexandria-Odessa) and railways• Advanced river transport. Requirements for vessels in the river port: draft 3.2 m, length 125 m, ships of "river-sea" type, load capacity up to 3.5 thousand tons• Distance to Kyiv: 286 km, to Boryspil: 254 km, to Kharkiv: 250 km, to Dnipropetrovsk: 162 km, to Lviv: 780 km, to Poltava: 119 km Source: Poltava Regional Center of Investments and Development
IT education in Kremenchuk cityMykhailo Ostrogradskiy Kremenchuk National UniversityThe university has about 10,000 students in 15 academicbuildings, which have 26 computer classes with Internetaccess. The University is actively working on thedevelopment of international ties, which aims to enhancecooperation with educational and research institutions offoreign countries to enhance the learning and researchprocess at the university.Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Energy and ComputerTechnology (number of students per year is 170 people, since2005)The Faculty trains students in "Systems Engineering","Electromechanics", "Electrical Engineering and Electrotechnology.“Faculty of Electronics and Computer Engineering (number ofstudents per year is about 240 people, since 2005)The Faculty trains students in "Informatics", "Computer Engineering","Radio Electronic Devices." Source: Poltava Regional Center of Investments and Development
Companies working in IT-industry in KremenchukThere are about 70 IT companies currently in Kremenchuk that workin different areas of IT - industry from the sale of computer hardwareand software development to services in the IT sector. The totalnumber of IT professionals employed in them is about 700 people(average salary is about 300 euros). List of major IT companies inthe Kremenchuk: Source: Poltava Regional Center of Investments and Development
Land plot for IT technologies in "Central" Industrial park in Kremenchuk Sector 3 - «TechnoPolis» 27,35 ha (direction of economic activity - IT and electronics): platform for the development of advanced information and telecommunications technology, nanotechnology, electronics manufacturing. Toral area 168,55 ha Land owner– Kremenchuk City Council Source: Poltava Regional Center of Investments and Development
Benefits for IT in “Central” Industrial park in Kremenchuk• Strategic location of Ukraine : access to the markets of the European Union, Asia and the Middle East;• Low operational costs for business;• «0» duty rate for equipment and components that are not produced in Ukraine and imported by the initiator and / or managing company for the installation within the Industrial park.• «0» duty rate for equipment and components that are not produced in Ukraine and are not excise goods for doing business within the Industrial park.• Exemption from equity participation in infrastructure development of localities in which the Industrial park is located;• State support in equipping (supply of engineering and transport infrastructure) of Industrial park;• Transparent and simple procedure of ownership rights acquisition for land within the Industrial park;• Time to market for participants of Industrial park is 6 - 9 months;• Skilled workforce (average salary - 250 Euros);• Great inner market - 46 million people.
Potential for creation of data-center in Ukraine and Poltava regionTraditionally, the best places to build data centers are the greattechnology centers with more powerful IT-companies. Such places asSilicon Valley, northern Virginia and Manhattan.Currently, the U.S. continues to occupy the leadingposition as the most reliable place to host andoperate data centers, and first and second place inEurope is still occupied by the United Kingdom andGermany. But also attention should be paid toUkraine as the place to locate new data centersfor consumer of IT market of the EuropeanUnion, Asia and the Middle East.It should also be noted that according to a report DatacenterDynamics Industry Census, Scandinavian countries are still thesmallest markets of data centers that are developing in Europedespite interest from the worlds leading IT companies. The mainfactor that hinders the development of a market there high laborcosts and relatively low level of telecommunications.
Potential for creation of data-center in Ukraine and Poltava regionNowadays there are all the conditions for investment in varioussectors of economy in Ukraine, including one of the priority areas –IT-industry. The process of creation of industrial parks is guided bythe state authorities through «National project «Industrial parksof Ukraine»Kremenchuk Industrial Park "Central" is the first such park inthe Poltava region and one of the first in Ukraine. So we hopethat representatives of IT industry will be able to see theattractiveness to locate businesses in Ukraine and in Poltava regionin particular. For full support from the government Poltava RCID is ready to provide all necessary assistance to the investor, and do everything possible to ensure that your investments were successful. We invite you to invest in the market of IT industry of Poltava region!
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