Consulting Services (Capgemini Consulting)
Consulting Services (5% of Group revenues) reported a 3.6% decline in revenues like-for-like. Despite a slight fall in the operating margin rate in 2012, Consulting Services remains the Group’s most profitable business (11.2%).
Technology Services – the Group’s leading business in terms of revenues (over 40%) – reported growth of 3.5% (like-for-like), with a steady improvement in the resource utilization rate and a slight increase in prices enabling an increase in its operating margin rate of over one point to 7.9%.
Outsourcing Services – which contributes 40% of Group revenues – reported revenue growth of 0.5% (like-for-like) and an operating margin rate of 7.6%, in line with 2011.
Local Professional Services (Sogeti)
Sogeti (15% of Group revenues) reported a 1.3% decline in revenues (like-for-like) and a slight fall in the operating margin rate (10.4% in 2012 compared with 10.9% in 2011).