Scottish Government Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, Scottish Government* has publised 164 public procurement notices. Of these, 62 are tenders and 67 are awards. There are 116 unique titles.

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

(Scatter chart with 164 data points.)
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Operating locations

62 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Edinburgh in region Scotland. From published data, 63% of Scottish Government's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 8 buyer locations and 54 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Edinburgh - 88
  • Glasgow - 46
  • Aberdeen - 30

Suppliers per region:

  • Scotland - 34
  • South East - 7
  • North West - 5
  • London - 4
  • West Midlands - 2
  • East Midlands - 1
  • East of England - 1
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Pin notices

27 published pin notices.

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Tender notices

60 published tender notices. (62 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

62 published award notices. (67 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

7 published update notices. (8 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
BT PLC London 2 £600M
XMA Scotland 1 £80M
Entserv Scotland 1 £14M
Mcsa Group Scotland 1 £5M
Storm Id Scotland 1 £1M
NCC Group Security Services North West 1 £570K
Total Gas & Power Scotland 1 £600M
Atkins Scotland 1 £2M
Pertemps Recruitment Partnership West Midlands 2 £108M
Asa Recruitment Scotland 2 £102M
Energy Saving Trust Scotland 1 £4M
SAC Commercial Scotland 1 £2M
IBM South East 1 £669K
G4S London 1 £22M
National Foundation for Educational Research South East 1 £807K
Apem North West 1 £750K
West of Scotland University Scotland 2 £195K
National Centre for Social Research London 1 £175K
SAC Commercial Scotland 1 £137K
IFF Research London 1 £135K
Ricardo AEA South East 1 £600K
Abb Scotland 1 £299K

Contract values

Scottish Government provided financial information for 78% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £3B.

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

The buyer publishes procurement notices in OJEU. (Regional portals such as Public Contracts Scotland are not covered.) Below are 8 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
award Contract Award Notice 63 8
award Voluntary Ex-Ante Transparency (VEAT) Notice 2 0
award Contract Award Notice (Social) 2 0
tender Tender Notice 59 4
tender Tender Notice (Social) 3 0
pin Prior Information Notice 27 1
update Contract Addendum Notice 7 0
update Modification Notice 1 0
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Top keywords

Keywords derive from published CPV codes.

Buyer names

This report covers buyer names that begin: SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT*.

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Collaborative procurement

The buyer has worked in association with other buyers.

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Included in contracts by:

As a contracted supplier to:

  • None

Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.