Met Office Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, Met Office* has publised 242 public procurement notices. Of these, 8 are tenders and 227 are awards. There are 123 unique titles.

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

(Scatter chart with 242 data points.)
Location map

Operating locations

129 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Exeter in region South West. From published data, 18% of Met Office's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 1 buyer locations and 128 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Exeter - 242

Suppliers per region:

  • South East - 33
  • London - 24
  • South West - 23
  • East of England - 9
  • North West - 6
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 5
  • None - 5
  • East Midlands - 4
  • Scotland - 3
  • North East - 3
  • Northern Ireland - 2
  • North Holland - 1
  • Ohio - 1
  • Wales - 1
  • Florida - 1
  • Washington - 1
  • Saxony - 1
  • Newfoundland and Labrador - 1
  • Rogaland - 1
  • West Midlands - 1
  • Utrecht - 1
  • Auckland - 1
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Top tenders

Below is a sample of government contract notices published Met Office in the past year. The buyer publishes procurement notices in Contracts Finder and OJEU.

Title Purchase Value
pin notices
Civil Contingency Aircraft - Met Office aircraft operation
 
£2M
tender notices
Supercomputing 2020+ information technology
 
£854M
Power Management System - Upgrade & Replacement (Met Office - Exeter) electrical equipment
 
£175K
award notices
Office Furniture office furniture
 
£2M
Corporate Insurance finance and insurance
 
£1M
IT Cloud Support information technology
 
£864K
IT Software Licence information technology
 
£853K
IT Software Licenses information technology
 
£747K
IT Hardware information technology
 
£590K
IT Implementation Services information technology
 
£500K
IT Support and Maintenance information technology
 
£436K
IT Hardware computer equipment
 
£419K
HR System Implementation information technology
 
£397K
IT Security Services information technology
 
£381K
IT Hardware computer equipment
 
£376K
Data Cabling Services telephone network
 
£364K
IT Hardware and Support computer equipment
 
£349K
Telecommunications Services telecommunications services
 
£270K
Power Management System Replacement generators
 
£267K
IT Implementation Services information technology
 
£250K
IT Services information technology
 
£240K
IT Software information technology
 
£214K
IT Support Services information technology
 
£203K
Transformation Services management consultancy
 
£200K
IT Software Services information technology
 
£166K
IT Maintenance Services information technology
 
£150K
IT Support Services information technology
 
£131K
IT Support Services information technology
 
£131K
IT Maintenance and Support information technology
 
£131K
Legal Services legal services
 
£130K
IT Implementation Services information technology
 
£128K
IT Implementation Services information technology
 
£126K
IT Support Services information technology
 
£125K
Telecommunication Services telecommunications services
 
£120K
Studio Operator Services motion picture and video
 
£120K
IT Cloud Support information technology
 
£120K
Technical Support Services information technology
 
£114K
Vehicle Fleet motor vehicles
 
£110K
IT Implementation information technology
 
£106K
IT Software Licences information technology
 
£103K
Telecommunications Operations telecommunications services
 
£100K
IT Implementation Services information technology
 
£100K
IT Equipment computer equipment
 
£99K
Technology Support Services information technology
 
£98K
Legal Services legal services
 
£94K
IT Maintenance and Support information technology
 
£92K
IT Security Services information technology
 
£91K
Scientific eJournal Package official journals
 
£79K
Grounds Maintenance horticultural services
 
£31K
Construction Consultancy Services construction consultancy
 
£24K
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Industry sectors

Tenders notices cover 9 industry sectors. The largest sector is TECHNOLOGY.

Contract values

Met Office provided financial information for 97% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £862M.

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

Buyer names

This report covers buyer names that begin: MET OFFICE*.

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Collaborative procurement

The buyer has worked in association with other buyers.

As lead buyer to:

  • None

Included in contracts by:

As a contracted supplier to:

  • None

Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.