Welcome to Tussell's monthly update on the latest trends and opportunities in public procurement.
January saw strong market activity with 2,206 tenders worth £40B published. This is the second highest monthly volume of tenders in the last two years.
Cabinet Office/CCS published the largest ever tender for Facilities Management (a sector popular with the top Outsourcers) and HS2 Ltd began their search for contractors for £1.9B of Construction work.
We have identified £1.8B worth of contract awards expiring in Q2 2018 - making it a crucial time for suppliers to compete for new opportunities in the public sector. To see a breakdown by sector, download the report.