Office for Students Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, Office for Students* has publised 65 public procurement notices. Of these, 27 are tenders and 35 are awards. There are 32 unique titles.

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

(Scatter chart with 65 data points.)
Location map

Operating locations

30 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Bristol in region South West. From published data, 7% of Office for Students's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 2 buyer locations and 28 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Bristol - 65

Suppliers per region:

  • London - 15
  • East of England - 3
  • South East - 3
  • South West - 2
  • Wales - 2
  • East Midlands - 1
  • Northern Ireland - 1
  • West Midlands - 1
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Tender notices

20 published tender notices. (27 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

27 published award notices. (35 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

2 published update notices. (3 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
Kings College London London 1 £4M
Careers Research & Advisory Centre Crac East of England 1 £179K
Wavehill Wales 1 £132K
IFF Research London 2 £126K
SQW London 1 £83K
Shift Learning London 1 £62K
RSM UK Consulting London 1 £30K
TMP London 1 £512K
Graham Asset Management Northern Ireland 1 £400K
KPMG London 1 £457K
Wagstaff Bros London 1 £30K
Suez recycling & Recovery South East 2 £18K

Contract values

Office for Students provided financial information for 77% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £12M.

(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 25% duplication rate between the two portals. Below are 5 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
award Contract Award Notice 11 2
tender Tender Notice 6 0
update Contract Addendum Notice 3 0
Contracts Finder
award Contract Award Notice 24 5
tender Tender Notice 21 1
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Top keywords

Keywords derive from published CPV codes.

Buyer names

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

Other buyers

Collaborative procurement

The buyer has not worked in association with other buyers.

Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.