This is the latest instalment of an exclusive series analysing the UK’s biggest public sector tech deals. In partnership with data analysis firm Tussell, we drill down into the top five most valuable tenders and awards from the previous week, and take stock of which tech firms have won the biggest share of the public sector pie.
Top five tenders
It’s another week of huge tenders, with the top five alone amounting to nearly £600m. The biggest of them all is a £250m framework from Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation, which is setting up a “dynamic purchasing system” for the provision of care technology. The framework is expected to last four years.
|Authority||Contract Title||Date Published||Bid Deadline||Framework||Tender Value (High)|
|Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation||Dynamic Purchasing System for Technology Enabled Care Solutions||24/10/18||19/10/18||Y||£250,000,000|
|Network Rail Infrastructure Limited||Telecoms Technology Framework||26/10/18||30/11/18||Y||£141,000,000|
|NHS Shared Business Services||Audio Visual Solutions and Integrated Operating Theatres||25/10/18||30/11/18||Y||£100,000,000|
|SSE PLC||Services – Infrastructure Operations and Support Services – Multi Site 0222||27/10/18||16/11/18||Y||£75,000,000|
|The Police ICT Company||Procurement of Minerva Consultancy Technical Support||25/10/18||11/10/18||Y||£30,000,000|
Top five awards
Telent Technology Services has won the single biggest award of the week: a £10m contract to supply the Home Office with the services need to test its new Emergency Services Network. The award was made last month and will run for nearly four years.
|Contracting Authority||Supplier||Contract Title||Date Awarded||Framework||Award / Framework Value|
|National Crime Agency||Multiple suppliers||Traditional and Digital Forensic||25/10/18||N||£15,000,000|
|Home Office||Telent Technology Services Limited||Coverage Assurance Goods and Services for ESMCP||17/09/18||N||£10,300,000|
|Belfast City Council||BT Group Plc||DoF Land and Property Services LandWeb Extension||12/10/18||N||£9,878,000|
|Student Loans Company||Microsoft Limited||Microsoft Services||28/09/18||N||£2,800,000|
|Department for Communities & Local Government||XMA Limited||IT Modernisation Project Hardware||11/09/18||N||£2,269,962|