GB-Swindon: UKRI-3359 RE Longer Term development of the Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF4, 5 & 6)

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-3359 RE Longer Term development of the Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF4, 5 & 6)
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research & Innovation
Polaris House,, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1793867000, Email:, URL:
Contact: Corporate Procurement, Attn: Corporate Procurement
3. Contract Type: Services
Sub Type: Research and development services.

4. Description: Software programming and consultancy services. UKRI appointed a supplier to host a suite of dashboards which visualise the metrics and associated information for higher education providers participating in the iterations for the Knowledge Exchange Framework.
5. CPV Codes:
72200000 - Software programming and consultancy services.

6. NUTS Codes :
UKK14 - Swindon

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Swindon,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority:
9. Awarded to:

JISC Services Ltd
National ID: 02881024, 4 Portwell Lane, Bristol, BS1 6NB, United Kingdom
Tel. na, Email: JISC Services Ltd
Contact: JISC Services Ltd , Attn: JISC Services Ltd
Value Cost: 90,750
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 17/02/2024
11. Number of Tenders Received: 2
12. Other Information:
Other Information: It has been agreed that the core value of the KEF4-6 Dashboard Development work at £90,750, where the additional £3,750 will be accounted for, if required, through a CCN submitted in January 2026 (as per the timetable, when agreeing the requirements of the scope).

Procurement Contract Transparency Data: Redacted contract documents will be made available within the next 30 days on the UKRI website at:
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Suitable for VCO: Yes
Period of Work Start date: 19/02/2024
Period of Work End date: 18/10/2027