TechGig, operated by Times Business Solutions, organised CodeGladiators 2016, a programming contest open to individuals and companies across the country and received 54,573 unique online submissions from the registered users out of which 24,432 were in C or C++ language and 16,815 in Java. The first round was sub-divided into company participant and open participants competing in separate groups. Around 978 participants were shortlisted for the second round of the online contest and 133 participants met for the on ground finale at the Radisson Blu hotel, Noida on May 27, 2016. The programmers worked on Java, C, C++, C#,, Java Script, Python, Perl, Ruby and PHP languages.