Somerset County Council Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, Somerset County Council* has publised 163 public procurement notices. Of these, 47 are tenders and 103 are awards. There are 117 unique titles.

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

(Scatter chart with 163 data points.)
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Operating locations

52 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Taunton in region South West. From published data, 61% of Somerset County Council's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 1 buyer locations and 51 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Taunton - 163

Suppliers per region:

  • South West - 31
  • London - 7
  • South East - 4
  • West Midlands - 3
  • North West - 3
  • East Midlands - 1
  • Wales - 1
  • England - 1
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Pin notices

7 published pin notices.

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Tender notices

41 published tender notices. (47 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

98 published award notices. (103 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

4 published update notices. (6 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
Turning Point Services London 1 £35M
Affinity Trust South East 1 £10M
Royal Mencap Society London 1 £4M
[Various] England 1 £2M
Fairview Health London 1 £___
Alun Griffiths Contractors Wales 1 £16M
Lancer Scott South West 6 £80K
Zurich Municipal South East 2 £5M
Arthur J Gallagher Insurance Brokers South West 1 £78K
Bytes Software Services South East 1 £3M
Olm Systems London 1 £775K
Bibliotheca North West 1 £125K
Bolinda London 1 £125K
Glen Cleaning South West 1 £2M
Bristol University South West 1 £30K
Suez recycling & Recovery South East 1 £___
Da Languages North West 1 £1M
Specialist Computer Centres West Midlands 1 £331K
Click Travel West Midlands 1 £450K
Pre School Learning Alliance London 1 £350K
TLT South West 1 £100K

Contract values

Somerset County Council provided financial information for 85% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £125M.

(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 12% duplication rate between the two portals. Below are 7 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
award Contract Award Notice 18 1
tender Tender Notice 13 0
update Contract Addendum Notice 6 0
pin Prior Information Notice 5 0
Contracts Finder
award Contract Award Notice 85 22
tender Tender Notice 34 4
pin Pipeline Notice 2 1
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Top keywords

Keywords derive from published CPV codes.

Buyer names

This report covers buyer names that begin: SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL*.

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Collaborative procurement

The buyer has worked in association with other buyers.

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Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.