The marketplaces of Software Development Outsourcing are websites that mostly connects service provider and buyers for software development solutions. Both the parties that are software service buyers and sellers could located anywhere in the world. Therefore, business of outsourcing and its marketplaces are often connected with the following terms: offshore, nearshore, inshore, ruralshore at the time of describing of procurement for services of software development.

Websites such as eBay are used by buyers and sellers of software services in the industry to use software development outsourcing marketplaces. It is place where a buyer post with clearly defined overview of a software development project through an outsourcing marketplace, from there providers could bid on delivering the software project. One can define some limited amount of time to these posted projects for service providers to make bid for that. Additionally, both the service buyers and providers are rated with their past work experience. Posting of software development projects are usually free for all the buyers. So, the whole process of posting, bidding, rating, connecting buyers and sellers makes it as outsourcing marketplaces.

One can say that most of the outsourcing marketplace offers different kinds of process to protect sellers and buyers from scams. A popular method is built with arbitration and escrow. This IP protection most often requires some communication between software service sellers and buyers by accomplishing through the outsourcing marketplace and private message boards or blogs.Today the landscape for outsourcing marketplaces is rapidly changing; with many new job web-sites appear to change on daily basis. Software Development Outsourcing marketplaces provide one with a convenient opportunity to find new outsourcing business partner. So, make sure with some thoroughly research for the outsourcing marketplace before signing into it.

Itesh Sharma

Itesh Sharma is core member of Sales Department at TatvaSoft. He has got more than 6 years of experience in handling the task related to Customer Management and Project Management. Apart from his profession he also has keen interest in sharing the insight on different methodologies of software development.


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