A guide to outsourcing in Singapore.
- Overall Ranking: Declining
- Average 2nd Year Programmer
Salary: $15,000 to $20,000
- Geopolitical Risk: Low
- English Proficency: Fair
- Pros: Positions itself as stable
location for sensitive, high-end activities, with
emphasis on business continuity/disaster recovery, IP
protection and data privacy. Ranked fifth on A.T.
Kearney’s offshoring attractiveness list. Topped
business environment category. When Kearney rejiggered
its index to give risk minimization more weight,
Singapore came out on top.
- Cons: So expensive that Singapore
outsources to China.
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