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Construction in the United Kingdom

Construction in the United Kingdom

Summary

Construction in the United Kingdom industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2012-16, and forecast to 2021). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United Kingdom construction market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

The construction industry is defined as the value of work put in place annually in the residential and non-residential segments. Civil engineering work is excluded. Where possible data has not been seasonally adjusted.

The UK construction industry had total revenues of $167.8bn in 2016, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7% between 2012 and 2016.

The residential segment was the industry's most lucrative in 2016, with total revenues of $84.0bn, equivalent to 50.1% of the industry's overall value.

Residential construction has been the growth engine of the UK industry in recent years, with activities in this segment being heated up across the country. Accordingly, the growth acceleration of the industry in 2016 was consequent to a similar trend in demand for housing projects, with housing supply hitting a 10-year record.

Scope

  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the construction market in the United Kingdom
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the construction market in the United Kingdom
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key construction market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United Kingdom construction market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the United Kingdom construction market by value in 2016?
  • What will be the size of the United Kingdom construction market in 2021?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United Kingdom construction market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up the United Kingdom's construction market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Balfour Beatty plc
Barratt Developments PLC
Laing O'Rourke
Taylor Wimpey plc
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: United Kingdom construction industry value: $ billion, 2012-16(e)
Table 2: United Kingdom construction industry category segmentation: $ billion, 2016(e)
Table 3: United Kingdom construction industry geography segmentation: $ billion, 2016(e)
Table 4: United Kingdom construction industry value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Table 5: Balfour Beatty plc: key facts
Table 6: Balfour Beatty plc: key financials ($)
Table 7: Balfour Beatty plc: key financials (£)
Table 8: Balfour Beatty plc: key financial ratios
Table 9: Barratt Developments PLC: key facts
Table 10: Barratt Developments PLC: key financials ($)
Table 11: Barratt Developments PLC: key financials (£)
Table 12: Barratt Developments PLC: key financial ratios
Table 13: Laing O'Rourke: key facts
Table 14: Taylor Wimpey plc: key facts
Table 15: Taylor Wimpey plc: key financials ($)
Table 16: Taylor Wimpey plc: key financials (£)
Table 17: Taylor Wimpey plc: key financial ratios
Table 18: United Kingdom size of population (million), 2012-16
Table 19: United Kingdom gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2012-16
Table 20: United Kingdom gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2012-16
Table 21: United Kingdom inflation, 2012-16
Table 22: United Kingdom consumer price index (absolute), 2012-16
Table 23: United Kingdom exchange rate, 2012-16
List of Figures
Figure 1: United Kingdom construction industry value: $ billion, 2012-16(e)
Figure 2: United Kingdom construction industry category segmentation: % share, by value, 2016(e)
Figure 3: United Kingdom construction industry geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2016(e)
Figure 4: United Kingdom construction industry value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the construction industry in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the construction industry in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the construction industry in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the construction industry in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the construction industry in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the construction industry in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 11: Balfour Beatty plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 12: Balfour Beatty plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 13: Barratt Developments PLC: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Barratt Developments PLC: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: Taylor Wimpey plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: Taylor Wimpey plc: assets & liabilities

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