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Strategic Analysis of the Facilities Management Market in Greater Sydney

Strategic Analysis of the Facilities Management Market in Greater Sydney

The facilities management (FM) market in Greater Sydney is intensively competitive, with a greater propensity for outsourced FM than other Australian capital city. Service areas that are frequently outsourced include hard FM services, cleaning, and security.

Office buildings, healthcare, retail, and government buildings are the major FM end-use markets in Greater Sydney, accounting for over 􂀀% of the total FM market, with commercial buildings being the single largest segment. As such, development plans for commercial buildings and the decrease in commercial office vacancy rates are important drivers for the FM market in Sydney.

Due to its diversity, the Greater Sydney FM market has been less affected by the slowdown in the mining sector than other Australian capital cities. However, due to its maturity, growth in Greater Sydney’s total FM market revenues is expected to be only just above inflation.

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The facilities management (FM) market in Greater Sydney is intensively competitive, with a greater propensity for outsourced FM than other Australian capital city. Service areas that are frequently outsourced include hard FM services, cleaning, and security.

Office buildings, healthcare, retail, and government buildings are the major FM end-use markets in Greater Sydney, accounting for over 􂀀% of the total FM market, with commercial buildings being the single largest segment. As such, development plans for commercial buildings and the decrease in commercial office vacancy rates are important drivers for the FM market in Sydney.

Due to its diversity, the Greater Sydney FM market has been less affected by the slowdown in the mining sector than other Australian capital cities. However, due to its maturity, growth in Greater Sydney’s total FM market revenues is expected to be only just above inflation.


  • Executive Summary
    • Why is Greater Sydney Critical for Facilities Management Market Growth?
    • Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
    • CEO's Perspective
  • Market Overview
    • Market Definitions
    • Key Questions this Study will Answer
    • Market Overview-Greater Sydney Economy
      • Table GDP Growth, Greater Sydney vs. Australia, 2011-2016
    • Market Overview-Greater Sydney Population Growth
      • Table Population and Growth Rate, Greater Sydney, 2005-2015
      • Table Population Growth Rate in Major Suburbs, Greater Sydney, 2005-2015
    • Market Overview-Plan for Growing Sydney
    • Market Overview-Greater Sydney FM Market
    • Market Segmentation
    • Market Distribution Channels
  • Drivers and Restraints-Total Facilities Management Market
    • Market Drivers
    • Drivers Explained
    • Market Restraints
    • Restraints Explained
  • Forecast and Trends-Total Facilities Management Market
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Total FM Market: Market Engineering Measurements, Greater Sydney, 2015
    • Forecast Assumptions
    • Revenue Forecast and Discussion
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Revenue Forecast by End-market Verticals and Discussion
      • Table Total FM Market: Revenue Forecast by End-market Verticals, Greater Sydney, 2015 and 2022
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion by End-Market Verticals
    • Per cent Revenue Forecast by In-House versus Outsourced FM Services
      • Table Total FM Market: Per cent Revenue Forecast by In-House vs. Outsourced Services, Greater Sydney, 2015 and 2022
    • In-House versus Outsourced FM Services Discussion
  • Competitive Analysis-Total Facilities Management Market
    • Competitive Analysis
    • Competitive Environment
  • Commercial Office Buildings Segment Analysis
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Commercial Office Buildings Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Greater Sydney, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Commercial Office Buildings Segment: Revenue Forecast by Suburbs, Greater Sydney, 2015 and 2022
    • Commercial Office Buildings Segment Analysis
    • Commercial Office Vacancy Rate in Sydney CBD
      • Table Key Market Indicators, Sydney CBD, 2014 and 2015
    • Impact of Office Space Development on the FM Market
    • Commercial Building Construction Work Done
      • Table Commercial Office Buildings Segment: Construction Work Done, Australia vs. Greater Sydney, 2008-2022
    • Total Office Space Distribution in Greater Sydney
      • Table Major Office Hubs, Greater Sydney, 2015
    • Major Tenants by Suburbs in 2015
  • Retail and Wholesale Segment Analysis
    • Retail and Wholesale Segment Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Retail and Wholesale Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Greater Sydney, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast
    • Retail and Wholesale Overview
    • Retail and Wholesale Construction Work Done
      • Table Retail and Wholesale Segment: Construction Activity, Greater Sydney, 2008-2024
    • Shopping Center Overview
      • Table Retail and Wholesale Segment: Shopping Center Space, Australia vs. Greater Sydney, 2011-2020
  • Healthcare and Aged Care Segment Analysis
    • Healthcare and Aged Care Segment Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Healthcare and Aged Care Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Greater Sydney, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast
    • Healthcare and Aged Care Segment Overview
    • Healthcare and Aged Care Segment Key Data
      • Table Population Breakdown by Age, Greater Sydney, 2015
      • Table Residents Aged 65 and Over in Retirement Villages, Greater Sydney, 2015
      • Table Healthcare and Aged Care Segment: Construction Work Done, Greater Sydney vs. Australia, 2008-2024
    • Operational High Care and Low Care Residential Places
      • Table Operational High Care and Low Care Residential Places, Australia, NSW, and Greater Sydney, 2014
  • General Industry Segment Analysis
    • General Industry Segment Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table General Industry Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Greater Sydney, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast and Discussion
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • General Industry Segment Overview
      • Table General Industry Segment: Construction Work Done, Greater Sydney, 2008/2009-2023/2024
      • Table Portion of Manufacturing Employment out of Total Employment, Greater Sydney, 2006-2015
    • Key Trends for the General Industry Sector Affecting FM Service Delivery
  • Government and Education Segment Analysis
    • Government and Education Segment Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Government and Education Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Greater Sydney, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast
    • Government Segment Overview
    • Education Segment Overview
  • Transport and Infrastructure Segment Analysis
    • Transport and Infrastructure Segment Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Transport and Infrastructure Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Greater Sydney, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast and Discussion
    • Transport and Infrastructure Overview
    • Sydney Rail and Roads PPP projects
  • Leisure, Sport, and Entertainment (LSE) Segment Analysis
    • Leisure, Sport, and Entertainment Segment Key Findings
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table LSE Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Greater Sydney, 2015
    • Revenue Forecast
    • Leisure, Sport, and Entertainment Overview
    • Major Sydney Events as a Key Opportunity for FM
      • Table Major Annual Events, Greater Sydney, 2012-2015
    • Tourism as a Key Opportunity for the FM Market
      • Table Domestic and International Visitors, Greater Sydney, 2010-2014
  • Appendix
    • Major Upcoming Commercial Building Projects
    • New South Wales Public Transport Services Snapshot
    • Sydney Budget Plan 2015-2019
    • Current Major Retail Construction Projects
    • Recent Factory Closures in Greater Sydney
    • Current Major Retail Construction Projects in Suburban Sydney
    • Major Hospital Upgrades and Construction Projects
    • Major Projects in the Education Segment until 2020

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