Frameworks on the Digital Marketplace are refreshed regularly to allow more suppliers to apply, and to make sure that buyers have access to the latest cloud technology and digital suppliers.
There are 2,018 suppliers on Digital Outcomes and Specialists 2. This is a 60% increase from the previous framework. Of these suppliers 94% are micro, small or medium sized enterprises (SMEs).
Digital Outcomes and Specialists 2 has four categories. Here’s a breakdown of the number of successful suppliers in each category:
- 1,586 suppliers in digital outcomes
- 1,774 suppliers in digital specialists
- 85 user research labs
- 181 suppliers in user research participants
The total number of suppliers on the Digital Marketplace is now 3,974, of which 93% are SMEs.
The map shows where suppliers on Digital Outcomes and Specialists 2 are based. The number of suppliers in each region has stayed the same or slightly increased.
We’ll be asking all suppliers on Digital Outcomes and Specialists who didn’t apply to Digital Outcomes and Specialists 2 to complete a survey so we can gather feedback about their experience of the framework and the service. We’ll use all responses to help us iterate and improve.
If you are a supplier in this group, then please contact us if you’d be happy to talk to our user researcher about your experience.