Software development projects demonstrate having a high level of risk, that statistics indicate a high failure percentage in this kind of projects. In this way, there has been making a huge effort to understand what are the causes of so many failures, because these projects are, in general, vital to almost all business areas. Through the years, many researches have been stating many causes to those failures. This research investigated information technology professionals view about this subject through the distribution of questionnaires to elements of that population. Contribute either with some proposals advanced by the information technology professionals to reduce software project failures percentage and to increase final product quality.