Procurement Activity Snapshot

In the second quarter of 2015, government SLED (State, Local, and Education) contracting opportunities decreased slightly versus Q2 '14, however three different indicators point to growth in contracting activity over the coming year. Onvia’s database shows that procurement activity in bids and RFPs decreased slightly (-0.8% in Q2 '15 vs. Q2 '14), indicating a relatively flat overall market and an improvement over last quarter’s rate of -1.9%. Onvia has identified three indicators that point to growth in competitive opportunities over the next 6-12 months.