Education Construction Market Report – UK 2017-2021 Analysis
The 7th edition of the 'Education Construction Market Report - UK 2017-2021 Analysis' has been published by AMA Research. The report reviews construction activity and leading capital building programmes in the primary, secondary and higher education sectors against a backdrop of constrained Government funding.
Key issues covered:
Construction output in the public and private education sector plus forecasts to 2021. Assessment of the structure and size of the primary, secondary and higher education sectors. Assessment of public sector funding for primary, secondary and higher education sectors, with analysis of resource/ capital budgets for England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Key market trends and the impact of government spending cuts on education projects and capital programmes.
Key areas of insight include:
Review of leading contractors and developers and their consortia within schools and universities. Analysis of key capital building programmes and frameworks in the school sector, including Priority Schools Building Programme, Scotland's Schools for the Future Programme and the Welsh 21st Century Schools Programme. Analysis of funding sources in the higher education sector including income from bank credit, tuition fees, research grants, capital endowments, PFI, bond markets etc. Overview of developer and contractor activity within the different sectors of education construction.
Education Construction in the UK
Total Construction Output - value of output construction new work and forecasts to 2021 and construction output by sector. Contractors' output in the school sector and output in the higher education sector including forecasts to 2021.
Primary & Secondary Education Sector
Structure of UK School system - mainstream and other state schools, independent schools. Education Capital Funding - England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland. Analysis of recent spending announcements - 2017 Spring Budget, 2016 Autumn Statement. Education capital building programmes - PSBP 1&2, Academies Programme, Free Schools, UTCs, Scotland's Schools for the Future Programme, Wales' 21st Century Schools.
Higher Education Sector
Overview and structure of the UK HE sector. University estates - size, Capital spending & infrastructure backlog. Impact of the Higher Education & Research Act on the number/role of private providers in the HE sector. Key trends in the HE sector - student growth, applications, tuition fees, Brexit, and their impact on student numbers. Capital expenditure in the higher education sector - England, Scotland, Wales. Alternative funding sources - capital markets, endowment funds, bond markets etc. University capital building programmes - university and regional enterprise zones. Overview of student accommodation sector - Types of accommodation, regional provision, key providers.
Construction Supply in the Education Sector
Leading Contractors and major project awards - Schools sector. Leading Contractors and major project awards - higher education sector. Leading Contractors and Developers - Student Accommodation. Procurement of Projects in the Higher Education Sector.