Integrator Project Management Software Statistics 2021

By Ethan Ace, Published Nov 24, 2021, 09:09am EST

Project management is critical for keeping projects profitable and on-schedule, but what software do integrators use most often for this task?

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To see what is most commonly used and why, IPVM had 180 integrators answered the question:

What software, if any, does your company use to plan and manage projects? Why?

In this note, we examine statistics from integrator responses and examine the trends they reveal, the most commonly used software for project management, and compare them to 2018 results.

Most ******: ** ** ******** ****

***********' **** ****** ******** was **** **** **** no ********* ******* ********** software, ******** ** ********* Project *** *****, **** ConnectWise *** **** ***** platform **** **%+ ***** of *********.

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Key ********

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  • **** ****** ********: ** PM ********
  • ****** ********* ******
  • ********* ******* *****
  • *********** ********** ** ***** processes
  • ******, ***********, ****** ********* mention
  • ****** ******** ****

Most ****** ********: ** ** ********

***** *-**-* *********** **** that **** **** ** project ********** ********. **** commonly, **** **** **** they *** ****** *** found * ******** *** or **** **** *** currently *********** ***.

  • "****. ***** ** ** difficult ** **** ****** use **** ************ ** we ** **** **** what ** ***. ** is *** *** ****** I ***** **** ** give. * ********** ***** prefer *** *** **** of ******* *******"
  • "* ***'* *** *** I've *** ***** *** that * ***** ***** suit **** ******** *** i ***'* **** **** to ****** ******* **** of ********* ********* * would **** ** **** one * **** **** survey ******* **** ***** companies *** *****"
  • "**'** * **** ***** company *** ***'* *** software *** **** *** should."
  • "** ***'* ****** *** any ******** ******** ** manage ******* ********."
  • "*** ***. ** ***** many, *** ****** ** deliver **** ********."
  • "**** - *** *** there, *** *** ***** software ********** ***** *** taking *********."
  • "****. *****'* *** *** resources ** *** *** started *** ******* ******* wide."
  • "** ***'* *** ******** for ****"
  • "****, ***** *******."
  • "**** ** *** ******, but **** ** ***** looked **."
  • "****, ** *** *********** this ** *** ******."
  • "****, *********** ** ******** now"
  • "*** - ** *** poor ** ****"

Highly *********: ** *********

******* ** ***** ****** surveys ************* **** ********, ********** ********* **** highly *********, **** ** different ******** ********* *********, along **** **** ********** software **-*****. ******* ** the ***** ********* ********* in *** ***** ***** and ******** *****, ** other ******** *** ********* multiple *****, **** **** mentioned **** ****.

Microsoft ******* *****

********* *************** *** **** ******** of *** ******* ********** software, ******** ******* ** Excel. ** *****, ***** 1-in-4 *********** *** ********* to ****** ***** ********.

**** *********** **** ** Project, **** ******** ********** that ** ** ****** used *** **** *** familiar **** **.

  • "********* **** *** ******* we **** *** ********* Project ** ****** ***** times ***. ** ** a **** ***-***** ******* which ******** **** ****** learning ********* *** *** team. ** **** *** efficient ** ***** **** It ** **** **** for **** ** ******* Microsoft *******."
  • "********* *******, ** ********* with *****, ** **** the ******* **** ** each ******* ** **** expensive ** ********, ****** to *** ***** *** the ********* *** ***********, of *** *******, ********** in ***** ** **** accounting, ********, ************** ** tiem, **********, ****************, ***."
  • "********* *******, **** ** use. ** *** ********* main ******** ******* ** Project."
  • "** ******* - ** were ***** * ******** licence *** *** ***** copy *** **** ***** bought ***** **** ******** for *** ******** ****. It ** ********* *** it ********** ********* **** all *** ***** ********* applications."
  • "** *** ***** ********* and **** ** *** Microsoft *******. *** ** one ******* **** ********* primarily *** ******* ***** for **."
  • "********* *******. ******** ******** are ******** *********. **** all ******* ****** *************."
  • "********* ******* *** **** the ******** *** ******** but ** **** *** management **** ***** ****** Spectrum *** ********** ******."
  • "********* ******* ********** ******** is ****, ** ** widely **** *** ******** our *****"
  • "********* *******, ***** ******** are ******** ****"
  • "********* *******. **'* ****** and **** *** ***."

***** ****** **** ***** for ******* **********, **** often ********** ******-********* ************.

  • "*****. **** * ******* here ***** *** ******* in ***** *** ****. I ********** ***** ********** about ******** *** ******* and * ********** ******* different ******** *** ******** that * *** *********. The ******** *** ********** and * ********** ******* my *** ***** ********* for ** *****. * use **** ***** *** tracking ********* ******** ** managing *** ******** ** projects * ** ******** in. *** * ** constantly ******* ***** **** coworkers *** ***** ********** for *** *********** **** I *****. * ** not ***** ** ***, we ********** **** ********* better."
  • "***** ******* **** *** years ** **** ********* some ************* ************."
  • "*****'* ***** *** **** wasn't ****** ******* ** we ********* *** *** ticketing ****** *** *****."
  • "***** ****** *****. **** to **** *** *** create ****** ********."
  • "** ******** ** *** but ***** ***** ** excel ** ****** *** plan ********."

* *** ********* ***** Microsoft ********, ** ****, including *****, **********, *******, and ****** ****** ** general.

ConnectWise: ********** *********

*********** ******** *** ******-**** mentions ** *** ********** software ******* ** ~**%. Those ********** *********** **** often ******* *** *** integration ** ***** ******** processes (*********, *********, **** tracking, ***.) ** *** main *********.

  • "*********** **** *** *********** Manage. *** ****** *** built ** **** ** varying ******* ** ****** - ****** **** *** estimates. **** **** ** our ** *** **** builds *** ************* *** instructions **** ** *** tasks ********* *** * technician ** ********** ****'* expected. *** - *** company ** ******* ******** in **, ** *** it *** ****** **********."
  • "*********** ******* *** ******** is ***** ********** **** procurement, **** ********, *** tickets."
  • "*********** ******. *** ***** down * ******* ** granular ** *** **** to **** **."
  • "***********. **'* ******** *** weakest **** ** *** CW *******, *** ***** works **** *** **'* parts ** ******* ******** software."
  • "** ****** ********** ******** from ******** ** *** Opportunity ** *** ********** of *** *******"
  • "*********** ******. ** ** integrated **** *** ********* system."

Sedona, **********, ******

*** **** ***** ***** software ******** ********* ******** votes **** ****** ******, Smartsheet, *** ******, ****** none ******** **** **** 5%. **** ******** *********** said **** ***** ********* were **** ****** ******* they ********** **** ***** systems.

  • "* ******* *** ********** department **** ****** ********** software ** ***** ***** and ********** *********** ** projects. ***** **** **** it *****'* ****** ****** projects **** **** **** what * **** *****."
  • "*** ******* ********** ** use ****** ******. ** integrates **** *** ******* software *** ***** ** work *******."
  • "******, ***** **** *** accounting ********."
  • "*** ********** ** ***** into ****** ******. ********** with ******* *** ********* modules."
  • "******. **** *** ******** does ********** *** **. Scheduling, ******** ******, *** Costing *** *** *********."
  • "******, * ****** *** points ** *** ********"
  • "****** *** ***** ************* for ******** *** ******** projects **** ** ***** charts, ***."

****** ***** ********** *********** said ** *** **** to ***, ********, *** allowed ***** ******.

  • "***********. **'* **** ** use *** ****** ******** users ** **** ******* real ****."
  • "** *** ********** ** plan *** ****** ******** as ** ** **** more ******** **** *****, is **** ** ****** (cloud) *** ****** ** to ***** **** ****** with *** *** **** for ********** ** ********."
  • "*********** ******** ******* ********** and *** *****."

Custom **** ******

****** ***** *******, **** as*********** ********************, ****** ******** *** much **** ****** *** project **********, ****** ***** received ***** *% ** responses.

  • "****** ********...***** **'** ******* like ****."
  • "****** **** ********."
  • "** ***** ******* ******"
  • "***** ** **** *** needs"
  • "******* *** *** ** meet *** *****"

Comments (2)

******* ** **** ******* management ********, *** ******** tended ** ** ******- more ********* *** ********* use ** ********* ******* other ********.

******* ** ****'* *** project ********** ********, *** projects ****** ** **** longer *** **** ****** risk ** **** ******** and **** ***** ** incompleteness.

*** ******* ** ****** getting ****** ** ** and ****** ***** *****, because ******* ********** ******* are ******** ** ** collaborative. ***** *** **, it *** ****** * problem ******* *** ************ side *** *** *********/*********** side, *** ******** ************ that **** *** **** important *********** *** ***** benefit *** **** **** the ********, ** ** their *****.

**'* * ******* *****. If *** **** ********** willing ** ******* *** use ** ******* ********** resources, *** **** ****** save *****, **** **** that *** ****** *********, and **** **** ********* customers. ********* ********** **** it ** *** *** share *** ******** ***** with ****, *** ** turn ** ***** *** if ***** ************ *** also ****** *** ***** (ie. ********** ** ** team). *** **** ******** have ********** **** *** customer ******* *** *** if **** *** *** whether ***** ****** **** done ***** ***** *** or ***, ******* **** don't **** ** ** seen ** *** ******, and **** **** *** on ** ***** ****** more ***** **** *** having ** ***** ** their ******.

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* ******** ***** **** is ** *********, **'* kinda *** ** ***** to **** ********* ****** interest ** *** **** of ********.

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