Business Intelligence Consultancy Audit Scotland

Business Intelligence Consultancy Audit Scotland

Audit Scotland – Business Intelligence. We are seeking consultancy assistance to advise us on the methods and approaches we could use to gather, analyse and report data on public expenditure. We are also seeking assistance to build longterm analytical capacity.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Audit Scotland

110 George Street,

Edinburgh

EH2 4LH

UK

Lynn Bradley, Director of Corporate Programmes & Performance

+44 8451461010

lbradley@audit-scotland.gov.uk
www.audit-scotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Audit Scotland

110 George Street,

Edinburgh

EH2 4LH

UK

Lynn Bradley, Director of Corporate Programmes & Performance

+44 8451461010

lbradley@audit-scotland.gov.uk
www.audit-scotland.gov.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Audit Scotland

110 George Street,

Edinburgh

EH2 4LH

UK

Lynn Bradley, Director of Corporate Programmes & Performance

+44 8451461010

lbradley@audit-scotland.gov.uk
www.audit-scotland.gov.uk

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Audit Scotland – Business Intelligence

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Audit Scotland is developing its approach to business intelligence and analytics. We are seeking consultancy assistance to advise us on the methods and approaches we could use to gather, analyse and report data on public expenditure. We are also seeking assistance to build longterm analytical capacity. We use Sharepoint, SQL server and Reporting Services.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=239865.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=239865.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

151000 Business
151800 Information Technology
159999 other Consultancy
279999 other Information Communication Technology

100 All Scotland

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

We have a budget of up to £50,000 including VAT and expenses for the work.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Completion of expression of interest form.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Dual stage – Candidates must first pass a selection procedure before being invited to tender or negotiate.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

N/a

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Deadline for requests to participate
10-10-2012  Time  12:00

c) Dispatch of invitations to tender  29-10-2012

d) Estimated award date  26-11-2012

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Tender Submission Postbox facility. Further details are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=239865

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:239865)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Audit_Intelligence_EOI

5.3

Publication date of this notice

20-09-2012