Cost updates

  • Cost update index image
    Features

    Cost update Q3 2018

    2018-12-11T12:46:00Z

    A quarterly analysis of changes to the main construction cost indices, material prices and labour costs shows continuing upward movement

  • Cost update index image
    Features

    Cost update Q2 2018

    2018-09-12T06:00:00Z

    Material and labour prices are continuing to rise, but global economic uncertainty may affect the numbers in future

  • Aecom-Q1-2018
    Features

    Cost update Q1 2018

    2018-06-15T06:00:00Z

    Costs continue to rise steadily, as a result of ongoing domestic demand for materials and labour

  • Aecom indices
    Features

    Cost update Q4 2017

    2018-03-19T06:30:00Z

    Price pressures continue to be caused by weak productivity aggravated by Brexit negotiations, while exchange rates improved as the Bank of England prepared to raise interest rates.

  • Screen shot 2017 12 06 at 16.30.13
    Features

    Cost update Q3 2017

    2017-12-07T07:00:00Z

    Price pressures continue to be caused by weak productivity aggravated by Brexit negotiations, while exchange rates improved as the Bank of England prepared to raise interest rates.

  • AECOM cost prices Q2 2017
    Features

    Cost update Q2 2017

    2017-09-12T11:32:00Z

    Materials cost inflation continues to rise, although the effects of sterling’s weakness are filtering out slightly and the increase in input costs has slowed.

  • cost-update-index
    Features

    Cost update Q1 2017

    2017-06-13T13:02:00Z

    Building, electrical and mechanical costs are rising at varying rates along with materials costs as sterling continues to fluctuate but wages have fallen slightly year-on-year

  • cost-update-index
    Features

    Cost update Q4 2016

    2017-03-14T12:15:00Z

    The fall in the value of sterling has caused building costs and consumer prices to rise, while manufacturing input has taken a hard hit in the last year

  • Exchange rates
    Features

    Cost update Q3 2016

    2016-12-08T16:34:00Z

    Building costs rose overall, with materials cost inflation increasingly contributing to this - labour costs are rising too but at a lower rate

  • Metals prices
    Features

    Cost update Q2 2016

    2016-09-15T10:34:00Z

    Labour cost inflation continues to be the prime driver for an overall rise in building costs, but increased material costs are also playing their part