2016's 10 Hotspots in Government Contracting

State, local and education (SLED) contracting is a $1.5 trillion dollar market that covers a wide range of purchases, and provides close to half a million bidding opportunities for companies each year. Government procurement activity tends to fluctuate in the low single-digit percentages based on the economic and political climate. Like all large markets though, there are always outliers — products or services experiencing rapid growth driven by factors such as innovation in technology, new legislation and larger changes in society. This report outlines 10 fast growing areas in the government procurement market.