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Construction And Design Software Market Analysis Report By Function, By Deployment, By End Use, By Region And Segment Forecasts From 2021 To 2028

Report ID: MN17620328  |  Published: December 2021  |  No of Pages: 120
Format: Electronic (PDF)  |  Industry: Software


The global construction and design software market was appreciated by USD 10.55 billion in 2020. It is likely to witness 7.7% CAGR from 2021 to 2028.


The present enlargement of the market can be credited to the rising necessities of major project management, increasing implementation of cloud sourced solutions and use of smart apparatuses. The increasing actions of research and business growth are, furthermore, likely to generate fresh openings intended for the expansion of the international market.


Besides, the appearance of sophisticated technology in the construction and design engineering, for example business information form, contact tools, Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), along with the drones, is expected to encourage the demand for construction and design software.

The rising growth of the infrastructures plus the increasing prerequisite for superior internal plan along with the beautification is projected to increase the development of the market for construction and design software.

The better efficiency achieved by means of dropping dependence on paper work as well as documentation that assists businesses to reduce expenses associated with the internal planning via presenting better budgeting tools are the most important factors, steering the demand for construction and design software.

Construction and design software augments the good organization as well as liability of the construction businesses, by way of reforming their physical procedures. Furthermore, it assists by way of setting up estimates and jobs, cost management, project management, job costing, punch listing in addition to measuring threats linked with construction schemes.


Since, construction and design software necessitate greater financial resources; it creates small & medium enterprises (SMEs) problematical to have enough money for their business position. This is likely to restrict to expansion of the market.

Effect of Covid-19

The eruption of Covid-19 pandemic caused a small degeneration in the development of the market because of the global termination of the functions of several construction places.

The pandemic has unconstructively affected the dealings of several architects, builders, and engineers; by means of diversified business forms through dissimilar business segments as well as geographies.

Deployment Insight

In 2020, the cloud deployment section held the main, above 50.0% revenue share of the market. It is projected to develop by more than 9.3% CAGR, during the forecast period. The cloud deployment has developed into the most favored method to install construction and design software. It is expected to retain its domination, during the forecast period.

The on-premise deployment presents extra suppleness in addition to control, to modify system software along with IT infrastructures of the businesses plus administer records. The issues like greater necessities for the storage, rising difficulty for concurrent teamwork between stakeholders of the project, low down scalability and bigger investments, are hampering the implementation of on-premise resolutions between major companies of the construction business.

Function Insight

The project management & scheduling sector held the leading about 20.0% share of the construction and design software market, in 2020. The rising demands for manage as well as control the various actions of the project like following project development, dropping postponement of time, and distribution of supply is the most important factors, globally, powering the demand for project management & scheduling.

Due to the increasing necessity for mobility along with predictive analytics and IoT plus the rising acceptance of cloud sourced functions, the field service management sector observed sizeable enlargement. The features like improvement in client satisfaction, reduction in fuel expenditure along with operational expenses, enhancement of output, administration of movable labor force, ease of access to client information from distant places, are the factors likely to increase the expansion of the sector.

The incorporation of highly developed technologies like virtual reality, augmented reality, and artificial intelligence, in field services management, furthermore, presents profitable openings for the development of the sector.

End Use Insight

The architects & builders’ division held the major, more than 35.0% revenue share of the market, in 2020. Rising concentration on CAD software along with business intelligence by builders, engineers and architecture, has stepped up the acceptance of latest methods in the operational principles of the construction business.


Remodelers, engineers and designers strongly trust in digital teamwork apparatuses such as 5D, 4D simulations and BIM, to replan of the projects as well as reoptimize the time tables. It is increasing the market prospective for the construction and design software.

Regional Insight

As a result of the BIM by builders, engineers, architects, and designers, plus the extensive implementation of digital method in the infrastructure field, North America held the main approximately 30.0% share of the global market, in 2020.

The Covid-19 pandemic has considerably influenced responses of the clients along with the business, within the region. It has caused the registration of lowest expansion speed within the construction segment. The enlargement speed is projected to augment from 2021 onward because of the enormous investments in infrastructure plus the growth of smart city schemes. This is likely to increase the construction business and then boost the demand for construction and design software, within the region.

For example, the U.S. government confirmed an investment package of value USD 2 trillion, in June 2021, concentrating on clean energy and transportation infrastructure, to be utilize during the subsequently eight years to attain economy with 100.0% clean energy as well as nil discharge by 2050.

Within the regions like Asia Pacific, the projections for the expansion of the market for construction and design software are rising. This can be credited to the major development of the construction business and the positive progress rate of the local economies.

The Asia Pacific region is measured as a most important market for construction and design software because of the growing construction actions in China, India, Japan and Southeast Asian nations. A few input factors powering the demand for construction and design software comprise government standards, with authoritarian guidelines and sophisticated technology, within Asia Pacific.


The companies are forcefully investing in R&D actions, developing their offered products to obtain fresh clients along with augment their own market shares, keenly taking part in development of the new product, and making better their in-house procedures.

Furthermore, the companies are concentrating on planned joint ventures and mergers & acquisitions to build on technically superior products as well as achieve a reasonable advantage within the market.

Some of the companies for construction and design software market are:

  • Vectorworks, Inc.
  • Constellation Software Inc.
  • Microsoft
  • Autodesk Inc.
  • RIB Software SE
  • Sage Group plc
  • SAP
  • Trimble Inc.
  • Oracle Corporation

Report Scope

Report Attribute


Market size value in 2021

USD 10.79 billion

Revenue forecast in 2028

USD 18.18 billion

Growth rate

CAGR of 7.7% from 2021 to 2028

Base year for estimation


Historical data

2018 - 2019

Forecast period

2021 - 2028

Quantitative units

Revenue in USD million and CAGR from 2021 to 2028

Report coverage

Revenue forecast, company ranking, competitive landscape, growth factors, and trends

Segments covered

Function, deployment, end use, region

Regional scope

North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Latin America; MEA

Country scope

U.S.; Canada; U.K.; Germany; China; Japan; India; Brazil

Key companies profiled

Autodesk Inc.; Oracle Corporation; Microsoft; Trimble Inc.; Constellation Software Inc.; SAP; Vectorworks, Inc.; Sage Group plc; BENTLEY SYSTEMS; RIB Software SE

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Segments Covered in the Report

This report forecasts revenue growth at global, regional, and country levels and provides an analysis of the latest industry trends in each of the sub-segments from 2018 to 2028. For this study, Million Insights has segmented the global construction and design software market report based on function, deployment, end use, and region:

• Function Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2018 - 2028)
    • Safety & Reporting
    • Project Management & Scheduling
    • Project Design
    • Field Service Management
    • Cost Accounting
    • Construction Estimation
    • On across Bid Management
    • Others

• Deployment Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2018 - 2028)
    • Cloud
    • On-premise

• End-use Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2018 - 2028)
    • Architects & Builders
    • Remodelers
    • Designers
    • Others

• Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2018 - 2028)
    • North America
        • U.S.
        • Canada
    • Europe
        • U.K.
        • Germany
    • Asia Pacific
        • China
        • Japan
        • India
    • Latin America
        • Brazil
    • MEA

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