One of the fastest growing sectors in the country, the IT industry in Bangladesh is well represented by software development and IT-enabled service (ITES) including business process outsourcing (BPO) service and ecommerce. While the industry’s revenue is generated largely by software & application development products and services such as AMD, IT help desk, web development, there has been a noticeable increase in products offerings such as big BPO, data analytics, Internet of Things (IoT), 3D imaging, virtual reality/augmented reality (VR/AR), Robotics process automation (RPA) with Ecommerce business soaring since the covid pandemic. Over 4,500 IT /ITES firms are thriving in Bangladesh, employing over 750,000 ICT professionals . Export earnings surpassed USD 1 billion in 2019, registering a CAGR of 21% since 2013. The earnings are further enhanced by a large pool of online workers. In 2017, Bangladesh had a total of 650,000 registered freelancers , the second largest pool of online workers in the world, commanding a market share of 16% after India with 24% of the market. Among them, 500,000 are actively working with aggregate earnings of USD 100 million per annum .