Do you have a lot of priority tasks and not enough resources to complete them in time? You might have heard about outsourcing. It gives you the possibility to transfer some of your business processes (payroll, call centers, software development, QA, etc.) to another company.
The most popular outsourcing destinations among European countries are in Eastern Europe. Today we are going to compare the IT industries of two neighboring countries – Poland and Ukraine. We aim to provide a better understanding of outsourcing in this region to choose the best vendor to suit your needs.
Popular locations for nearshoring (one of the types of outsourcing together with onshoring and offshoring) in Eastern Europe are Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, The Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Ukraine. Having dedicated software development teams in these countries is convenient and has a range of advantages: high proficiency and expertise of developers, large talent pool, lower salary rates than in western Europe, proximity to financial centers, time difference of 2 hours or less, similar cultural values and possibility to get additional services (QA, UI/UX design, DevOps, management, etc.).
In this article we are going to look into the fast-growing IT markets of Poland and Ukraine in the following categories: