Scottish Government Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, Scottish Government* has publised 146 public procurement notices. Of these, 52 are tenders and 59 are awards. There are 96 unique titles.

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

(Scatter chart with 146 data points.)
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Operating locations

57 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Edinburgh in region Scotland. From published data, 66% of Scottish Government's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 7 buyer locations and 50 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Edinburgh - 82
  • Glasgow - 45
  • Aberdeen - 19

Suppliers per region:

  • Scotland - 33
  • North West - 4
  • South East - 4
  • London - 4
  • West Midlands - 2
  • Wales - 1
  • East of England - 1
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 1
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Pin notices

25 published pin notices. (27 including duplicates.)

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Tender notices

49 published tender notices. (52 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

56 published award notices. (59 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

5 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
ENERGY
Edf Energy Customers London 1 £1B
OFFICE
Pertemps Recruitment Partnership West Midlands 2 £108M
Asa Recruitment Scotland 2 £102M
City Building Contracts LLP Rsbi Scotland 1 £12M
DEFENCE
G4S London 1 £22M
TECHNOLOGY
Entserv Scotland 1 £14M
Storm Id Scotland 1 £1M
Softcat Scotland 1 £749K
NCC Group Security Services North West 1 £570K
Leidos Innovations Scotland 1 £393K
PROFESSIONAL
Energy Saving Trust Scotland 1 £4M
National Foundation for Educational Research South East 1 £807K
West of Scotland University Scotland 2 £195K
SAC Commercial Scotland 2 £140K
IFF Research London 1 £135K
INDUSTRIAL
Wartsila South East 1 £2M
Oceanwise South East 1 £200K
TRANSPORT
Abb Scotland 1 £299K

Contract values

Scottish Government provided financial information for 73% 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 7 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
OJEU
award Contract Award Notice 55 6
award Contract Award Notice (Social) 3 0
award Voluntary Ex-Ante Transparency (VEAT) Notice 1 0
tender Tender Notice 49 7
tender Tender Notice (Social) 3 1
pin Prior Information Notice 27 0
update Contract Addendum Notice 8 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.

As lead buyer to:

Included in contracts by:

As a contracted supplier to:

  • None

Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.