1. The aggregate turnover of the UK’s 30 biggest construction firms (Tier 1 firms), reached around £53.3bn in 2016-17.
  2. London was the most significant area in terms of contracts awarded in 2016, with the total value of contracts awarded reaching around £14.5bn for the year.
  3. With significant infrastructure projects planned, the North West is also a key region for contractors, with the value of contracts in 2016 worth around £7.9bn (11% of total UK contracts).
  4. In terms of construction supply, two thirds of the top 30 contractors are engaged in University construction.
  5. Commercial offices have experienced the highest level of construction output growth in 2015 and 2016, increasing by 33% to £11.9bn.

These facts have been extracted from AMA Research’s ‘Construction Contractors Market Report – Focus on Sector Capability and Strategy – UK 2017-2021 Analysis‘ available for purchase now.

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