ESPO Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, ESPO* has publised 242 public procurement notices. Of these, 100 are tenders and 90 are awards. There are 76 unique titles.

The following chart shows contract value against the date of publication.

(Scatter chart with 242 data points.)
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Operating locations

420 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Leicester in region East Midlands. From published data, 14% of ESPO's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 2 buyer locations and 418 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Leicester - 242

Suppliers per region:

  • London - 65
  • South East - 63
  • West Midlands - 59
  • East Midlands - 59
  • East of England - 49
  • North West - 38
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 32
  • South West - 25
  • North East - 9
  • Scotland - 7
  • Wales - 6
  • None - 2
  • Noord-Brabant - 1
  • Massachusetts - 1
  • Flanders - 1
  • Northern Ireland - 1
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Pin notices

30 published pin notices. (39 including duplicates.)

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Tender notices

74 published tender notices. (100 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

77 published award notices. (90 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

11 published update notices. (13 including duplicates.)

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Popular suppliers

Below is a summary of contract awards per supplier. The table is restricted to suppliers who have also served other buyers.

Supplier name Region Unique awards Max. single award
OFFICE
Adecco London 4 £4B
Capita Business Services London 4 £4B
Carlisle Staffing East of England 1 £4B
Comensura East of England 1 £4B
Geometric Results North West 1 £4B
Hays Specialist Recruitment London 1 £4B
Matrix SCM South East 1 £4B
Morgan Hunt London 1 £4B
Pertemps Recruitment Partnership West Midlands 1 £4B
Randstad Solutions East of England 1 £4B
Reed Specialist Recruitment London 1 £4B
Sap London 1 £4B
Accountants in Demand North West 6 £100M
Guidant Group London 2 £100M
Allen Lane London 1 £100M
Equiniti Ics Northern Ireland 1 £100M
Gatenbysanderson Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £100M
Banner Group East of England 1 £8M
Nobisco West Midlands 1 £8M
Budget Paper Supplies East of England 2 £3M
West Design Products South East 2 £3M
Artstraws Wales 1 £3M
Brian Clegg North West 1 £3M
Creativity West Midlands 1 £3M
Major Brushes Wales 1 £3M
Pentel Stationery London 1 £3M
Hira North West 4 £3M
Eastpoint East of England 3 £3M
Banner Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £3M
Allen Glenold East Midlands 1 £2M
Bright Ideas Marketing East of England 1 £2M
Grosvenor House Papers North West 1 £2M
Higher Kings Mill South West 1 £2M
Slater Harrison North West 1 £2M
Denis Rawlins West Midlands 3 £1M
Bunzl Catering Supplies South East 1 £740K
Banner Group Yorkshire and The Humber 3 £720K
ENERGY
Total Gas & Power South East 1 £750M
Certas Energy North West 1 £40M
Rix Petroleum Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £40M
FOOD
Abm Catering West Midlands 3 £200M
Bartram Mowers East of England 6 £8M
Ernest Doe East of England 1 £8M
Blakemore Foodservice West Midlands 1 £8M
Creed Foodservice South West 1 £2M
Fleet Line Markers West Midlands 1 £140K
FINANCE
Edenred UK Group London 1 £200M
DEFENCE
Carlisle Security Services East of England 2 £150M
CONSTRUCTION
Beck East Midlands 1 £100M
City Electrical Factors West Midlands 1 £100M
Edmundson Electrical North West 1 £100M
Grafton Merchanting West Midlands 1 £100M
PPG Architectural Coatings Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £100M
RS Components East Midlands 1 £100M
Smith Bros Caer Conan Wholesale Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £100M
Stearn Electric South East 1 £100M
Travis Perkins East Midlands 1 £100M
Wolseley West Midlands 1 £100M
Care & Independence South East 6 £30M
Handicare Accessibility West Midlands 4 £30M
Aj Mobility South East 2 £30M
Prism UK Medical Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £30M
Wessex Lift East of England 1 £30M
Artstraws Wales 1 £2M
Commotion South East 1 £2M
Hira North West 1 £2M
Major Brushes Wales 1 £2M
TRANSPORT
Apcoa Parking London 1 £65M
Bunzl London 1 £100K
PROFESSIONAL
Chubb Fire & Security South East 1 £60M
Openview Security Solutions London 1 £60M
Quadrant Security Group East Midlands 1 £60M
Reliance High TECH South East 1 £60M
Siemens South East 1 £60M
Bruton Knowles South West 1 £10M
INDUSTRIAL
Aj Mobility South East 1 £30M
Care & Independence South East 1 £30M
EMS Lifts East of England 1 £30M
Handicare Accessibility West Midlands 1 £30M
Premier Mobility East Midlands 1 £30M
Prism UK Medical Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £30M
Stannah Lift Services South East 1 £30M
Wessex Lift East of England 1 £30M
Stearn Electric South East 1 £200K
TECHNOLOGY
Bravosolution London 1 £20M
Pacific Computers South East 2 £1M
HEALTH
Westminster Homecare London 1 £14M
Arco Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £7M
Banner Group Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £7M
Diversey East Midlands 1 £7M
Essity East of England 1 £7M
Selden Research East Midlands 1 £7M
LESUIRE
Gamez Galore North West 1 £4M
Brian Clegg North West 1 £3M
Budget Paper Supplies East of England 1 £3M
Major Brushes Wales 1 £3M
ENVIRONMENT
Compass Minerals North West 1 £1M

Contract values

ESPO provided financial information for 91% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £7B.

(Histogram showing the prevelance of contracts in each value band.)
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Notice types

The buyer publishes procurement notices in Contracts Finder and OJEU. There is a 62% duplication rate between the two portals. Below are 10 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
OJEU
tender Tender Notice 38 3
tender Tender Notice (Social) 3 0
award Contract Award Notice 38 2
award Contract Award Notice (Social) 2 0
pin Prior Information Notice 15 3
pin Prior Information Notice (Social) 3 0
update Contract Addendum Notice 13 1
Contracts Finder
tender Tender Notice 59 4
award Contract Award Notice 50 2
pin Pipeline Notice 21 3
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Buyer names

This report covers buyer names that begin: ESPO*.

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Collaborative procurement

The buyer has worked in association with other buyers.

As lead buyer to:

  • None

Included in contracts by:

  • None

As a contracted supplier to:

Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.