Scottish Government Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, Scottish Government* has publised 142 public procurement notices. Of these, 50 are tenders and 55 are awards. There are 93 unique titles.

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

(Scatter chart with 142 data points.)
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Operating locations

53 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Edinburgh in region Scotland. From published data, 67% of Scottish Government's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 7 buyer locations and 46 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Edinburgh - 82
  • Glasgow - 45
  • Aberdeen - 15

Suppliers per region:

  • Scotland - 31
  • North West - 4
  • South East - 4
  • London - 3
  • West Midlands - 2
  • Wales - 1
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 1
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Pin notices

27 published pin notices. (28 including duplicates.)

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Tender notices

48 published tender notices. (50 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

52 published award notices. (55 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

6 published update notices. (9 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
Edf Energy Customers London 1 £1B
Pertemps Recruitment Partnership West Midlands 2 £108M
Leidos Innovations Scotland 2 £27M
Softcat Scotland 1 £749K
NCC Group Security Services North West 1 £570K
G4S London 1 £22M
Energy Saving Trust Scotland 1 £4M
Edinburgh University Scotland 1 £345K
SAC Commercial Scotland 2 £140K
Wartsila South East 1 £2M
Royal Bank of Scotland Scotland 1 £1M

Contract values

Scottish Government provided financial information for 75% 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
award Contract Award Notice 51 8
award Contract Award Notice (Social) 3 0
award Voluntary Ex-Ante Transparency (VEAT) Notice 1 0
tender Tender Notice 48 2
tender Tender Notice (Social) 2 0
pin Prior Information Notice 28 0
update Contract Addendum Notice 9 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.