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Top 100 contractors – year to April

Rank Company name Awards Value £m
1 Winvic 24 1,529
2 Laing O’Rourke 8 1,517
3 Royal BAM 63 1,470
4 ISG 66 1,281
5 Morgan Sindall 116 1,225
6 Wilmott Dixon 92 1,204
7 Kier 111 1,174
8 Costain 6 1,098
9 Bowmer & Kirkland 63 1,062
10 Wates 41 913
11 Skanska 19 906
12 Galliford Try 58 895
13 Sir Robert McAlpine 21 800
14 Balfour Beatty 40 773
15 John Graham 35 751
16 Multiplex Europe 13 672
17 TSL 14 577
18 RJ McLeod 7 559
19 Vinci 44 555
20 John Sisk 10 506
21 Bouygues 13 490
22 VolkerWessels 22 476
23 Tarmac 28 452
24 McLaughlin & Harvey 22 416
25 McAleer & Rushe 9 406
26 Farrans 11 394
27 Robertson 48 382
28 Readie 19 380
29 Buckingham Group 11 361
30 McLaren 14 339
31 Mace 10 311
32 Swanside 2 300
33 Interserve 42 286
34 Commercial Development Projects 17 286
35 GMI 16 278
36 Lendlease 5 255
37 Carey 2 253
38 United Living 6 234
39 Caddick 26 217
40 Tolent 20 215
41 A & H 20 209
42 Domis 12 201
43 Henry Construction 9 186
44 Midas 24 184
45 Gear 1 180
46 Seddon 22 176
47 Hargreaves Services 1 175
48 Engie 24 174
49 FCC 1 171
50 Roadbridge 1 171
51 Milestone Infrastructure 1 166
52 Hill Partnerships 8 163
53 HG 10 154
54 Colmore Tang 1 150
55 CCG 20 149
56 SDC 17 145
57 Renaker 3 140
58 Gilbert – Ash 9 139
59 Beard 44 138
60 RG Carter 27 129
61 Henry Boot 7 121
62 Clegg 14 119
63 Ballymore Group 2 115
64 Oktra 3 112
65 Higgins 8 112
66 Esh 21 109
67 Jones Brothers 16 109
68 Osborne 17 108
69 Eric Wright 16 105
70 J Murphy 23 104
71 Ardmore 3 103
72 Glencar 13 102
73 Colas 3 97
74 Brymor 8 95
75 Muir Construction 10 93
76 RG Group 7 92
77 Jarvis Contracting 7 91
78 Spencer 6 90
79 Neilcott 20 89
80 Metnor 4 88
81 Mott MacDonald (JBA Bentley) 10 86
82 Speller Metcalfe 24 83
83 C Field 5 82
84 CJ O’Shea 2 80
85 Barhale 2 78
86 Lindum 28 77
87 Englie 13 77
88 RG 2 77
89 Bouygues 1 76
90 Watkin Jones 2 75
91 Taylor Wimpey 5 73
92 Conlon 17 71
93 Barnfield 13 71
94 Camerons 1 70
95 Polyteck Building Services 1 70
96 Thomas Johnstone 3 70
97 RED 8 68
98 Barnes Construction 11 67
99 MCS 14 65
100 Berkeley Homes 5 65

Top 50 contractors – wins in April

Rank Contractor Awards Value £m
1 Laing O’Rourke 2 1,305
2 Skanska 5 666
3 Winvic 4 515
4 Royal BAM 6 394
5 Costain 1 370
6 Wates 7 284
7 ISG 7 233
8 United Living 2 225
9 Morgan Sindall 14 215
10 Wilmott Dixon 16 148
11 John Graham 3 132
12 Farrans 1 100
13 Multiplex Europe 1 100
14 McLaren 1 90
15 Tarmac 4 89
16 Bowmer & Kirkland 6 82
17 CJ O’Shea 2 80
18 Barhale 1 76
19 Bouygues 1 76
20 Colas 1 76
21 Galliford Try 4 74
22 Watkin Jones 1 65
23 Engie 3 61
24 Commercial Development Projects 3 57
25 John Sisk 1 54
26 Robertson 4 51
27 Balfour Beatty 1 50
28 RG Group 1 47
29 Jarvis Contracting 1 40
30 Readie 1 40
31 McAleer & Rushe 2 38
32 Hill Partnerships 3 33
33 Metnor 1 31
34 Carter Lauren Construction 2 30
35 RGB 1 24
36 RN Wooler & Company 2 22
37 Interserve 2 22
38 Montel Civil Engineering 3 22
39 Caddick 3 21
40 Keltbray 1 20
41 Henry Construction 1 19
42 Lendlease 1 19
43 RG Carter 2 19
44 Springfield 1 18
45 Neilcott 1 17
46 Wisbech 1 17
47 Kier 4 16
48 Churngold 1 16
49 Vinci 2 16
50 Conlon 4 16

Top 50 clients – awards in April

Rank Company name Awards Value £m
1 Olympus Property Holding 1 1,300
2 Highways England 3 1,127
3 Newlands Developments 1 407
4 Knight Knox International 1 210
5 Quadrant Estates 1 135
6 London Borough of Barking and Dagenham 1 130
7 Land Securities Group 1 110
8 Brookfield Property Partners 1 100
9 Global Energy Group 1 100
10 McLaren Property 1 90
11 Ministry of Defence 1 81
12 Cumbria County Council 4 66
13 Meyer Homes 1 65
14 NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde 1 64
15 Henley Camland 1 60
16 Astrea Asset Management 1 58
17 North Somerset Council 1 56
18 Hub South West 2 56
19 Prologis 1 55
20 Bruntwood Estates 1 54
21 High Speed Two (HS2) 1 50
22 Department For Education 5 45
23 City of London Corporation 2 43
24 Barberry Developments 1 40
25 City & Docklands 1 40
26 Environment Agency 1 40
27 Imperial College London 1 40
28 Pears Property Advisory Services 1 40
29 Probitas Developments 1 40
30 Cassidy Group 1 31
31 Manchester City Council 5 30
32 Greenland Group 1 30
33 Prydis 1 30
34 Bradford Metropolitan District Council 3 27
35 Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council 1 26
36 Citylife (Holdings) 4 1 25
37 Abbey Wood Property 1 24
38 Cranmer Education Trust c/o The Blue Coat School 1 22
39 Caro Developments 1 21
40 Arlington Energy 1 20
41 Berkeley DeVeer 1 20
42 Leeds City Council 1 20
43 Museum of London 1 20
44 Hub Residential 1 19
45 Chancerygate 1 19
46 Norfolk Police Constabulary 2 19
47 East Hertfordshire District Council 2 18
48 Acre Hotels 1 18
49 Lincolnshire County Council 4 17
50 Associated British Ports 2 17

Top 100 clients - year to April

Rank Company name Awards Value £m
1 Highways England 34                 2,823
2 Olympus Property Holding 1                 1,300
3 Department For Education 58                      649
4 SSE 8                      619
5 The Welsh Government 6                      517
6 Network Rail 71                      464
7 Newlands Developments 1                      407
8 Oakview Group 1                      350
9 Qatari Diar 1                      350
10 IM Properties 3                      340
11 City Fibre 37                      321
12 Bluebutton Properties 2                      300
13 Sourced Developments 2                      300
14 Segro 13                      251
15 Caudwell Collection 1                      250
16 Power by Britishvolt 1                      250
17 London Borough of Barking and Dagenham 12                      245
18 Prologis 8                      244
19 Transport for West Midlands 4                      230
20 Bericote Properties 2                      224
21 Knight Knox International 2                      224
22 Ministry of Justice 11                      219
23 Oxfordshire County Council 12                      219
24 Bruntwood Estates 4                      212
25 First Panattoni 5                      208
26 Mountpark Logistics 2                      207
27 Lidl 38                      199
28 Homes England 11                      195
29 Clarion 12                      190
30 The Peel Group 12                      189
31 Taradina Number 2 1                      189
32 St Modwen 15                      181
33 Art’otel 1                      180
34 Environment Agency 24                      178
35 Ministry of Defence 25                      175
36 West Cumbria Mining 1                      175
37 Stanhope 3                      170
38 Suffolk County Council 11                      164
39 Seven Capital 2                      162
40 Sky 4                      161
41 Commercial Development Projects 6                      160
42 Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Trust 2                      156
43 Land Securities Group 4                      152
44 Osborne 1                      150
45 Quadrant Estates 2                      150
46 Great Ormond NHS 1                      149
47 Gazeley 5                      146
48 Leeds City Council 16                      146
49 Muse Developments 3                      141
50 Blackswan Property 2                      138
51 Associated British Ports 13                      137
52 Cubex Land 2                      133
53 Dominvs 2                      127
54 Helical 3                      126
55 Next 1                      125
56 Thames Water 2                      124
57 M & G Real Estate 3                      123
58 Royal London Asset Management 3                      122
59 Scottish Water 11                      120
60 Henley Camland 2                      120
61 University of Edinburgh 7                      118
62 EDF 4                      117
63 Ballymore Group 2                      115
64 McLaren Property 3                      115
65 London Borough of Camden 6                      113
66 Manchester Metropolitan University 5                      110
67 Nikal 1                      110
68 North London Waste Authority 2                      110
69 High Speed Two (HS2) 7                      109
70 Renfrewshire Council 7                      108
71 Tritax 5                      108
72 Concord 1                      106
73 Cambridgeshire County Council 9                      104
74 Whitewood Gateway 1                      103
75 Stockport MBC 5                      103
76 Goodman Logistics 4                      102
77 University of Birmingham 4                      101
78 Brookfield Property Partners 1                      100
79 ES Coventry 1                      100
80 Global Energy Group 1                      100
81 Native Land 1                      100
82 Portsoken 1                      100
83 Uniserve 1                      100
84 Perth & Kinross District Council 5                         96
85 Birmingham City Council 18                         94
86 Helios 1                         94
87 University of Bristol 1                         94
88 Patrizia UK 1                         93
89 North Somerset Council 5                         92
90 Transport for London 7                         92
91 Cardiff County Council 10                         91
92 Highline Investments 2                         90
93 Motcomb Estates 3                         89
94 Essex County Council 21                         88
95 Southern Housing Group 2                         86
96 Cassidy Group 3                         85
97 JP Morgan 1                         85
98 Manchester City Council 13                         84
99 Capital & Centric 2                         84
100 Grainger 2                         84

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Energy and related services

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Construction work

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Construction work

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25 Yeovil

Construction work

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Insurance services

36 Cambridge

Insurance services

37 Downpatrick

IT services

38 Downpatrick

IT services

40 Newcastle upon Tyne

Building installation work

47 Ireland-Dublin

Offshore services

48 Exeter

Construction work

49 Dumfries

Construction work

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Contractor payment records

Payment performance – collated by Build UK
Firm Average payment days % invoices not paid to terms % paid in 60 days

Vinci

24 14 95

Morgan Sindall

27 9 98

Sir Robert McAlpine

28 15 94

John Sisk & Son

29 24 94

Willmott Dixon

30 11 98

Kier

30 21 90

Mace

30 28 92

Interserve

30 39 95

ISG

31 13 99

VolkerWessels

31 22 95

Osborne

31 26 93

Amey

31 38 93

Lendlease

32 12 96

Wates

32 16 97

Laing O’Rourke

32 20 90

Costain

32 26 91

Robertson 

34 42 92

Canary Wharf Contractors

35 15 89

BAM Construct

36 26 94

Murphy

36 33 88

Winvic 

37 15 97

Bowmer and Kirkland

37 27 95

Skanska

39 9 91

Balfour Beatty

40 31 91

Galliford Try

41 13 92

Graham 

41 25 82

Bouygues

42 27 90

McLaren 

42 62 89

BAM Nuttall

47 24 90

Multiplex

49 33 80

Seddon

51 18 90

Freelance trades pay rates

Self-employed trades average weekly pay rose 3.7% during March across all sectors.

The best-performing regions for earnings growth last month were Yorkshire and the Humber (+7.5%), the East of England (+5%) and the West Midlands (+4.9%). 

Region

March 2021

Average

Month on Month

% Change

Year on Year

% Change

North East

£788

2.3%

10.5%

North West

£901

2.9%

5.0%

Yorks & Humbs

£859

7.5%

-8.3%

East Midlands

£968

3.6%

4.6%

West Midlands

£927

4.9%

12.1%

Wales

£833

-2.1%

-11.6%

East of England

£1,016

5.0%

5.2%

London

£908

3.2%

2.0%

South East

£970

3.1%

4.0%

South West

£886

2.9%

-1.3%