Consultancy contracts published

December 17, 2020
Open data, Procurement

Today we’re publishing all of the recent consultancy contracts for the UK. This data is free to download and reuse.

There has been high levels of interest in the roles that larger consultancies are playing in the delivery of the ‘Test and Trace’ service here in the UK, so we’ve decided to publish all of the data on contracts with the largest consultancies and outsourcers since March of 2020, some 530 contracts.

The data will refresh daily.

We hope that this data will be useful to journalists, academics and others who need to monitor public procurement. Please cite us as the source if you use this data.

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Time To Build More Open Products For Government

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New Year, New Tool. Introducing Our New Classifier.

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The buyers that spoiled Christmas 2020

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Why Blacklisting Is Harder Than You Think.

Sadly, we don't have to look far to find examples of suppliers being accused of illegality. The Grenfell enquiry heard evidence that...
December 17, 2020

Build Back Younger?

Joe Biden's exhortation to 'build back better', which has also been used by Boris Johnson, is broadly equivalent to the more arch...
December 17, 2020

UK Government Launches Plans To Transform Procurement.

The UK government yesterday launched a green paper, a series of proposed changes to procurement rules, purporting to put transparency and increased...
December 23, 2020

More Governments Improve Transparency.

It is always encouraging to see government procurement transparency improving around the world. Brazil and Cote d'Ivoire have both recently applied to...
December 14, 2020

Life in The Fast Lane

The NAO has just published a report criticising the Government for using a 'fast-lane', where suppliers that were known to MPs were...
December 14, 2020

Adding Value

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Visualise your data

Harness the power of procurement data to make informed decisions. Using our advanced analytics, we can create custom visualisations and dashboards for...
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Clean and enrich your data

Cleanse all of the supplier records within your organisation, creating a single, consolidated record with rich information to help you make better...
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Classify your data

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Analysis for the $13trn global market

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