A great source of contract work for IT consultants can be found in state governments. Whether you’re a support guru with experience using Windows NT or an enterprise applications whiz, there’s usually a branch of state government that can use your services.

But where do you start? It’s not uncommon for different consulting firms to bid against each other for state contracts, so time is of the essence. With our listing of links to states’ bid and procurement pages, you can expedite your search and get a jump on the competition.

Did you miss our chambers of commerce list?

If you’re eager to expand your consulting business in a new area or to enhance your existing client contact list in a particular market, chambers of commerce are an excellent starting point. We’ve gathered the contact information and Web links to the chambers of commerce in the top 100 U.S. markets as designated by Nielsen Media Research. Download it today.