Market Data

  • Aecom indices
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    Market forecast: Maintaining margins

    2018-02-14T06:30:00Z

    Technically the construction industry is in a recession, but many firms continue to report stable activity levels for now

  • Lead times feb2018
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    Lead times: October-December 2017

    2018-02-09T06:30:00Z

    Our previous look at lead times back in September forecast little alteration, but as it turned out there were no changes at all over the subsequent three months

  • Tracker index
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    Tracker: December 2017

    2018-02-02T06:30:00Z

    Little growth was in evidence as most indices stayed steady or contracted, while all sectors experienced less work in hand

  • London Skyline, photographed on December 19, 2017
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    Market review: Falling forecasts

    2018-01-31T06:30:00Z

    Declines in productivity and real wages, along with the uncertainty around Brexit, are driving down growth forecasts. But only one economic sector actually shrank in Q3 2017 - construction

  • Intelligence index
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    Building intelligence: Q3 2017

    2018-01-11T07:45:00Z

    Construction output rose by 3% in Q3 2017 with a particularly strong performance from public sector housing

  • Tracker index
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    Tracker: November 2017

    2018-01-09T07:00:00Z

    The total activity index indicated growth, while R M index rose for the fifth consecutive month

  • Philip Hammond
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    Market review: Infrastructure steps up

    2018-01-05T07:00:00Z

    The Budget delivered more cash for infrastructure – which accounted for the biggest share of new contracts in November – but forecasts were downgraded

  • To let housing shutterstock 152894903
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    Market review: Portents of decline

    2017-11-30T07:00:00Z

    Its second consecutive quarter of falling output puts the construction sector technically into recession – while the rest of the economy is growing slowly

  • Tracker index
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    Tracker: October 2017

    2017-11-30T07:00:00Z

    The total activity index indicates growth, and residential and non-residential activity is in positive territory

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    Market forecast: Holding steady?

    2017-11-16T06:00:00Z

    Technically the construction industry is in a recession, but many firms continue to report stable activity levels for now