SOURCE: Zagada Markets

Zagada Markets

November 19, 2010 03:08 ET

New Zagada Wage-Cost Data Engine Provides Dynamic Insight on Global IT-BPO Employee Costs

A Customizable White Label Model for Advisory Firms, Corporate Buyers, and Service Providers Covering More Than 150 Global Cities

MIAMI, FL and CORAL GABLES, FL--(Marketwire - November 19, 2010) - Zagada today announces the launch of Wage360™ -- its singularly focused data engine subscription service for providing near real-time, rapid response, customizable data sets on global talent costs for corporate buyers, service providers, advisors and consultancies engaged in the global IT-BPO and contact center sector.

Wage360™ provides, fully-loaded wage costs analysis to include: itemized base salaries, bonuses, taxes, fringe benefits, incentives, transportation, English speaking Levels 3-5 wage costs data, and sector/country/city specific hidden cost items. Attrition rates, trends, and hidden factors driving human capital operation costs are available to subscribers.

Performing the most sophisticated current and historical wage cost and talent density research, the company's data engine provides decisioning and predictive wage-cost data analyses to subscribers in a quick, reliable and moderately priced offer. Data is provided on 150 global Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities across the 50 countries -- including the U.S. -- at the heart of competing in the service globalization (outsourcing) trade. Zagada database also monitors the talent hiring activities of almost 10,000 small, mid-size and large service providers globally, thus allowing its Wage360™ service to run useful and timely wage-cost projection analysis city-by-city -- and even by city area -- for clients.

Data subscription can be customized for industry sector, specific countries, cities, geographic regions or the globe. Zagada applies data management and data organizational processes with applicable sourcing and attributions. This empowers advisors and consulting intermediaries serving both buy side and sell side clients to use the data as a "white label" license without having the need to give Zagada attribution. Corporate buyers and service providers with a global footprint can also directly subscribe to the service to assist them in monitoring, planning, and developing wage inflation and attrition management audits and strategies.

Wage360™ is a sub-function of Zagada's Parallax 3.0 decision engine ( which captures 2,200 data points affecting the full research and operation value chain affecting global sourcing.

Wage360 Data Solution is offered on following premise:

  • Trusted Data Quality Data From a Reliable Source -- Zagada runs triple quality assurance phases on the data and normalizes the data into its centralized Parallax 3.0 data engine. Every bit of source data is logged into its database, qualified and produces a real historical audit of data and corrections.

  • Customizable Enterprise-Wide Solution -- Our datasets can be customized into any preferred delivery mode you desire. Available are highly customizable dashboards, web-interfacing tools for front, middle and back-office system integration, or delivery through simple excel, word or pfd format. Wage360™ data is organized into a single infrastructure with customizable multiple views, thus providing you with data the way you want it.

  • Excellent Subscription Flexibility -- Wage360™ subscription is tailored and priced to provide you coverage on exactly what you truly need, be it 1 or 100 data points from 1 to 150 cities across 50 countries. Just choose the data package that best suits your purposes and that's all you'll have to pay for -- nothing more.

Corporate service buyers, advisory firms and service providers are invited to contact Zagada to learn more about Wage360™ customizable subscription opportunities.

For more information please contact us directly at 305 322 8156 or 305 529 9028, or by email

About Zagada Markets

Zagada is a business development analytics firm. The company provides research, data, indexes, rating and tailor-made advisory services on countries, cities and service suppliers to corporations. The company principally serves the corporate buy-side and is totally focused on delivering sourcing analytics on the global outsourcing sector. The company is also the developer Zagada Exchange (ZAX) a BPO transaction marketplace for transacting deals between buyers and sellers. ( -- Zagada publishes the leading sourcing blog. Please visit Zagada online at

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