SON1615391 - Research, Evaluation and Analysis Panel

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131 contracts, total value $17,758,903.84
Consultancies: 65 contracts, 49.62%
Confidentialities: 8 contracts, 6.11%( 5 on the contract, 3 on the outputs)
Procurement methods: Open via SON 117 contracts, 89.31%, Prequalified 6 contracts, 4.58%, limited 8 contracts, 6.11%,


Category Contracts Count Total Contract Value
Research programs 90 $11,035,141.68
Information services 1 $22,000.00
Management advisory services 4 $799,576.00
Data services 1 $507,922.86
Strategic planning consultation services 6 $1,270,584.13
Developmental and professional teaching aids and materials and accessories and supplies 1 $19,250.00
Accounting services 2 $164,661.00
Education and Training Services 2 $998,959.67
Market research 10 $945,638.00
Management information systems MIS 1 $46,420.00
Management support services 2 $274,350.00
Information technology consultation services 1 $79,123.00
Corporate objectives or policy development 4 $398,425.50
Business administration services 1 $180,000.00
Business intelligence consulting services 3 $372,400.00
Statistics 1 $69,452.00
Environmental management 1 $575,000.00


Agency Contracts Count Total Contract Value
Department of Employment 54 $6,227,459.50
Australian Bureau of Statistics 1 $180,000.00
Department of Education and Training 12 $1,471,154.30
Austrade 11 $825,980.00
Department of Education Employment and Workplace Relations 5 $368,549.00
Department of the Environment 1 $575,000.00
Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 6 $549,675.50
Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency 6 $395,052.50
Defence Materiel Organisation 3 $191,737.09
Department of the Treasury 3 $587,426.00
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade 4 $948,793.67
Department of Social Services 1 $55,000.00
Bureau of Meteorology 1 $260,352.58
National Archives of Australia 2 $289,900.00
Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet 4 $1,013,784.00
Department of Immigration and Border Protection 2 $857,538.86
Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) 1 $82,500.00
Department of Defence 3 $466,157.04
Department of Education 10 $2,217,575.80
Department of Agriculture and Water Resources 1 $195,268.00


Supplier Contracts Count Total Contract Value
RAND CORPORATION 2 $857,538.86
RMIT UNIVERSITY 1 $247,458.00
The University of New South Wales 1 $150,244.92
THE NOUS GROUP 2 $1,370,000.00
Sweeney Research Pty Ltd 4 $1,007,076.00
KPMG 5 $797,823.00
Market Solutions Pty Ltd 1 $260,352.58
Ithaca Group Pty Ltd 1 $35,000.00
ORIMA RESEARCH 7 $570,007.09
Ernst and Young 11 $961,847.30
Victoria University 1 $314,534.00
Deloitte Access Economics 10 $1,354,096.97
Urbis Pty Ltd 2 $162,075.00
Corporate Culcha 1 $575,000.00
Taylor Nelson Sofres Aust P/L 5 $533,350.00
AMR Interactive Pty Ltd 2 $62,276.50
ARTD CONSULTANTS 4 $388,537.00
Centre for International Economics 4 $268,648.00
SUSTINEO PTY LTD 1 $79,088.00
PriceWaterhouseCoopers 10 $1,179,673.00
Stuart Clark 1 $101,310.00


Contract Notice Number Contract Description Total Contract Value Agency Contract Start Date Supplier

Organisation of consultations for 2014 Review of National Partnership Agreement for NQA

$782,466.80Department of Education 2014-04-25 WOLCOTT RESEARCH PTY
3339491 Provision of Education and Training Services $780,288.67Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade 2016-05-04 AUSTRALIAN SURVEY RESEARCH GROUP PTY LTD
3344652 Assessment and Evaluation Services $770,000.00Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet 2016-05-19 THE NOUS GROUP PTY LIMITED
3327671 Functional and Efficiency Review Consultancy support $600,000.00Department of Employment 2015-11-18 THE NOUS GROUP
2637351 Indigenous water values in bioregional assessments $575,000.00Department of the Environment 2014-09-22 Corporate Culcha
3349828-A1 Evaluation Services Data Analysis $507,922.86Department of Immigration and Border Protection 2016-04-27 RAND CORPORATION
3025172 Qualitative Insights Research $442,400.00Department of Employment 2015-04-24 Sweeney Research Pty Ltd
2510651 RFIB Evaluation RI National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS) projects $430,000.00Department of Education 2014-08-19 KPMG
3298495-A1 Job Seeker Experiences of Employment Services $418,729.30Department of Employment 2015-09-30 THE SOCIAL RESEARCH CENTRE
3297242 Management Advisory Services $373,076.00Department of the Treasury 2015-09-21 EY Sweeney Research Pty Ltd
3361714-A1 Pre-implementation review DIPB measures & key performance indicators $349,616.00Department of Immigration and Border Protection 2016-06-22 RAND CORPORATION
3129742 Consultancy to Develop a Blueprint for Initial Teacher Education and Teacher Workforce Data $314,534.00Department of Education and Training 2015-06-08 Victoria University

Management advisory services

$281,205.00Department of Education 2014-05-19 PriceWaterhouseCoopers
3356072 Oversight, ongoing development, and management of of the Evaluation of the Comcare outsourcing Pilot $274,835.00Department of Employment 2016-05-10 ARTD CONSULTANTS
3325478 Weather user survey $260,352.58Bureau of Meteorology 2016-02-19 Market Solutions Pty Ltd
2963742 Job Placements and Wage Subsidy Survey 2015 $248,016.67Department of Employment 2015-03-26 THE SOCIAL RESEARCH CENTRE
3129962-A2 APEC labour mobility project $247,458.00Department of Employment 2015-05-25 RMIT UNIVERSITY
3337396 To assess the response to the closure of the automotive manufacturing industry $235,644.20Department of Employment 2016-04-04 ACIL ALLEN CONSULTING PTY LTD
2957632-A1 Check-up Digital analysis and reporting. $232,200.00National Archives of Australia 2015-03-01 ACIL ALLEN
2224181-A2 Service Improvement Study Refresh and Implementation $225,500.00Austrade 2014-04-28 Taylor Nelson Sofres Australia Pty Limited
3342733-A1 The economic return to lifting schooling quality $220,000.00Department of Education and Training 2016-03-02 DELOITTE ACCESS ECONOMICS PTY LTD
3345409 PwC Professional Learning Package for the NCCD $218,671.00Department of Education and Training 2016-05-25 PriceWaterhouseCoopers
2780302 Customer satisfaction survey $210,000.00Department of Defence 2014-12-15 ORIMA RESEARCH
2969402 Consultancy Services $209,737.04Department of Defence 2015-03-27 ACIL ALLEN CONSULTING PTY LTD

Management Advisory Services

$199,318.00Department of Education 2014-05-19 KPMG
2649632 Review of the ANU Act 1991 and the University's associated governance arrangements $198,370.00Department of Education 2014-09-22 Deloitte Access Economics
3355018 Public and private benefits of higher education $197,588.00Department of Education and Training 2016-06-17 DELOITTE ACCESS ECONOMICS PTY LTD
3242502-A1 Consultancy Service for the Evaluation of an Employment Support Trial $196,040.00Department of Employment 2015-07-01 THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
3326786-A1 Delivery of a paper based and online survey $195,268.00Department of Agriculture and Water Resources 2016-03-17 The Social Research Centre Pty Ltd
3235192-A1 Road Safety Remuneration Act 2012 Review $190,000.00Department of Employment 2015-06-26 PriceWaterhouseCoopers
3337401 To conduct research into employment, education and training into the Geelong Region $189,377.00Department of Employment 2016-04-08 DELOITTE ACCESS ECONOMICS PTY LTD
3247692 Community Trust in ABS Survey $180,000.00Australian Bureau of Statistics 2015-05-19 Social Research Centre Pty Ltd
3175892 Market research $169,136.00Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 2015-06-09 PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS
3147852-A1 Job Seeker Relocation Qualitative Survey $167,086.06Department of Employment 2015-05-25 COLMAR BRUNTON SOCIAL RESEARCH
3328314 Development of a Departmental Data Management Str $159,568.00Department of Employment 2016-03-10 Ernst and Young
2757332-A1 Research project $151,078.97Department of Employment 2014-10-29 Deloitte Access Economics
3319079 Evaluation of the Social Enterprise Development and Investment Funds $150,244.92Department of Employment 2016-02-04 The University of New South Wales
3280774 Market research $150,000.00Department of the Treasury 2015-07-10 Taylor Nelson Sofres Aust P/L
3326254 Undertake quantitative research with employers to measure whether Job Seekers are meeting employer needs $148,221.00Department of Employment 2016-03-01 THE SOCIAL RESEARCH CENTRE
3147122-A1 National Data and Evidence Sharing Framework Project $141,075.00Department of Education and Training 2015-05-25 Ernst and Young
2950992-A1 Entrenchment 2015 $140,800.00Department of Employment 2015-03-16 Sweeney Research Pty Ltd
3294540 Research for Post Implementation Review of Anti bullying Provisions in the Fair Work Act 2009 $137,236.00Department of Employment 2015-08-31 THE SOCIAL RESEARCH CENTRE
3328320 Mapping gig economy $133,034.00Department of Employment 2016-03-16 Ernst and Young
2203671-A1 Regulatory Mapping Study in Investment in Short Term Accommodation $132,547.50Austrade 2014-04-16 Urbis Pty Ltd
3322488 SMALL BUSINESS SEGMENT RESEARCH $132,000.00Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 2016-02-22 TAYLOR NELSON SOFRES AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
3316309-A1 Careers perceptions research $121,000.00Austrade 2016-01-13 Colmar Brunton Pty Ltd
3341196 Undertake the development and fieldwork of the Comcare Pilot Programme Evaluation $109,575.40Department of Employment 2016-05-04 THE SOCIAL RESEARCH CENTRE
2772162 Conduct a Skill Census $109,057.00Defence Materiel Organisation 2014-12-09 ORIMA RESEARCH
3119602 Research $107,629.50Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 2015-05-04 AUSTRALIAN COUNCIL FOR EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH
3392654 To understand the barriers and motivations plus explore options to increase and encourage asbestos removal in the residential sector $101,310.00Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency 2016-12-08 Stuart Clark
2977832 Quality Assurance of the application of Job Seeker Classification Instrument (JSCI) $99,962.37Department of Employment 2015-04-01 THE SOCIAL RESEARCH CENTRE
3347565 Development of an Outreach Strategy $99,110.00Austrade 2016-05-19 ACIL Allen Consulting Group Pty Ltd
3145492 Australian International Education 2025 Research Report $98,010.00Austrade 2015-05-18 Deloitte Access Economics

Research and analysis for the study on early childhood education impact on school readiness

$97,350.00Department of Education 2014-06-20 AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF HEALTH AND
3305833 Employment Service Provider Survey - Qualitative $96,998.20Department of Employment 2015-10-12 THE SOCIAL RESEARCH CENTRE

Contract for benchmarking awareness research

$96,668.00Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency 2014-04-22 COLMAR BRUNTON SOCIAL RESEARCH

Evaluation Research Infrastructure projects NCRIS

$90,000.00Department of Education 2014-05-23 ORIMA RESEARCH PTY LTD
3340678 The objective of this analysis is to explore extent of age related barriers to employment $89,760.00Department of Employment 2016-04-20 GFK AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
3331759 Specialist Technical Advisor $86,049.00Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet 2016-03-04 PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS
3337414 To conduct research with employers in relation to employees affected by domestic violence $84,770.00Department of Employment 2016-04-18 Ernst and Young
3119622 Employees with a disability research $84,700.00Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 2015-05-07 DELOITTE ACCESS ECONOMICS
3326357 Provision of technical advice for Performance Audit $82,500.00Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) 2016-02-26 Centre for International Economics
3333224 Investigate the labour market context and contact and seasonal work for young job seekers $82,092.71Department of Employment 2016-03-30 CHARLES DARWIN UNIVERSITY
3025292 Estimating component effects of Active Labour Market Programmes $80,850.00Department of Employment 2015-04-29 Deloitte Access Economics
3283863-A1 Actuarial Advice associated with Sample Selection, $80,000.00Department of Employment 2015-06-01 TAYLOR FRY CONSULTING
3360881 Actuarial analysis of workers compensation measure $80,000.00Department of Employment 2016-05-02 TAYLOR FRY CONSULTING

Mapping Risk Framework

$79,750.00Department of Education Employment and Workplace Relations 2014-05-22 Ernst and Young

Mapping Quality Arrangements in HE

$79,227.00Department of Education Employment and Workplace Relations 2014-05-22 Ernst and Young
3222512 Specialist Technical Advisor $79,123.00Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet 2015-06-04 DELOITTE FINANCE PTY LTD
3337431 Job Seeker Classification Instrument Change of circumstances reassessment prog assurance $79,088.00Department of Employment 2016-04-08 SUSTINEO PTY LTD
3346261-A1 Road Safety Remuneration System - Regulatory Impact Statement $79,000.00Department of Employment 2016-03-21 PriceWaterhouseCoopers
1690371-A1 Research on inactive youth $78,900.00Department of Education Employment and Workplace Relations 2013-07-22 DANDOLOPARTNERS
3004962 Assessment and Evaluation services $78,612.00Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet 2015-04-01 PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS
3101312 Improving Efficient Services Project $77,000.00Department of Education and Training 2015-04-30 Ernst and Young
3388520 To undertake a cost study to estimate the economic burden of asbestos-related disease in Australia. $76,478.00Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency 2016-10-17 The Centre for International Economics

CRN Program Evaluation 2014

$75,000.00Department of Education Employment and Workplace Relations 2014-05-30 ACIL ALLEN CONSULTING PTY LTD
3339416 Best Practice Review of Corporate Champions Progra $75,000.00Department of Employment 2016-05-03 NATIONAL SENIORS AUSTRALIA
3337421 Undertake research to assist in the evidence base of people not in the labour force $73,771.50Department of Employment 2016-04-22 THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
3339383 Research and analysis of impact of national policies on students studying languages in school $70,000.00Department of Education and Training 2016-05-05 AUSTRALIAN COUNCIL FOR EDUCATIONAL
2205211 Provision of Research Programs $70,000.00Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade 2014-04-07 KPMG
2980642 Data Compilation and Analysis $69,452.00Department of Education and Training 2015-03-01 AUSTRALIAN COUNCIL FOR EDUCATIONAL

Report on Indigenous performance on Programme for International Student Assessment

$69,452.00Department of Education 2014-06-02 AUSTRALIAN COUNCIL FOR EDUCATIONAL
3337402 The services to be provided for this programme of work related to how the JSCI is administered $69,074.50Department of Employment 2016-03-15 THE SOCIAL RESEARCH CENTRE
3322426 Quality Assurance Framework Evaluation $69,025.00Department of Employment 2016-02-17 Ernst and Young
2304261 Provision of Research Programs $65,815.00Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade 2014-04-01 KPMG
3356617 Management Support Services $64,350.00Department of the Treasury 2016-06-23 Centre for International Economics
2963652 Research into the effect of Financial Sanctions on Job Seekers $64,200.00Department of Employment 2015-03-10 TAYLOR FRY CONSULTING
3111282 Conduct a Skill Census $62,880.09Defence Materiel Organisation 2015-06-01 ORIMA RESEARCH
2159012 Validation of Check-up 2.0 2013 results $57,700.00National Archives of Australia 2014-03-26 ORIMA RESEARCH
2626351-A1 Sector analysis of the ESOS framework RIS $57,478.30Department of Education and Training 2014-10-14 Ernst and Young
1690291-A2 Discussion paper on future youth policy $55,672.00Department of Education Employment and Workplace Relations 2013-08-09 DANDOLOPARTNERS
2945622 Social Policy research $55,000.00Department of Social Services 2015-02-02 Deloitte Access Economics Pty Ltd
3333222 Identify issues, gaps and common theme around supervising activities to assist Host Organisation $54,477.50Department of Employment 2016-03-30 HUGH WATSON CONSULTING PTY LTD
3318647 Identification and Review of assessment tools to help understand the needs of job seekers $52,536.00Department of Employment 2016-01-11 Ernst and Young
3025112 Entrenchment 2015 $50,800.00Department of Employment 2015-03-16 Sweeney Research Pty Ltd
2979862 Job Commitment Bonus for Young Australians Focus Groups $50,536.00Department of Employment 2015-03-23 ALLIANCE STRATEGIC RESEARCH
3316769-A1 Public Release of Dynamics of Australian Income Support Data $47,762.00Department of Employment 2016-01-04 THE SOCIAL RESEARCH CENTRE
3324416 Advice on measuring and rewarding collaboration through Star Ratings $46,984.00Department of Employment 2016-02-25 THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
2951532 Defence Learning Services Network Review $46,420.00Department of Defence 2015-03-16 QUANTUM CONSULTING AUSTRALIA PTY LT
3354296 To assess the adequacy of the evidence base to support meaningful economic analysis, identify options to estimate economic and social costs that could reasonably be purposed to consider the impacts of asbestos and asbestos-related disease $45,320.00Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency 2016-06-07 The Centre for International Economics

Report on strategies for increasing Indigenous participation in business related courses

$45,000.00Department of Education 2014-06-02 THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
2993912 Qualitive Research of ASEAN Markets $43,835.00Austrade 2015-03-13 Colmar Brunton Social Research
3025022 Evaluation of the Australia - India School Leaders Professional Learning Program $43,697.00Department of Education and Training 2015-04-17 AUSTRALIAN COUNCIL FOR EDUCATIONAL
3352173 To consult with senior internal and external stakeholders on performance and strategies to inform strategic planning and research priorities. $40,276.50Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency 2016-06-02 Australian Market Research Pty Ltd
2963602 Restart Evaluation Methodological Development Project $39,951.00Department of Employment 2015-03-26 ARTD CONSULTANTS
2963712 Restart Evaluation Methodological Development $39,951.00Department of Employment 2015-03-26 ARTD CONSULTANTS
2793192-A1 Community engagement $36,960.00Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 2014-10-01 CIRCA (CULTURAL & INDIGENOUS RESEARCH CENTRE AUSTRALIA)
3358992 To reasearch the most effective approaches to promoting good practice $35,000.00Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency 2016-05-30 Ithaca Group Pty Ltd
3311925 Develop an Evaluation Strategy $33,800.00Department of Employment 2015-12-04 ARTD CONSULTANTS
3339388 Indigenous Secondary Student Transition Project $33,275.00Department of Education and Training 2016-05-09 CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES PTY LTD
3217862 Youth Employment Self-Help Resources $33,000.00Department of Employment 2015-06-26 PriceWaterhouseCoopers
2205191 Provision of Research Programs $32,690.00Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade 2014-05-24 KPMG
3344206 Conduct telephone surveys. $30,420.00Department of Employment 2016-05-27 THE SOCIAL RESEARCH CENTRE
3080532 Literature Review 2015 $30,250.00Department of Employment 2015-04-29 COLMAR BRUNTON SOCIAL RESEARCH
2332621-A1 Additional scope of work for the Regulatory Mapping Study in Investment Project $29,527.50Austrade 2014-06-10 Urbis Pty Ltd
3347558 Provision of an International Tourism Benchmarking Study. $28,600.00Austrade 2016-05-24 Colmar Brunton Pty Ltd
3052822-A1 Financial Analysis and Report Update $28,384.00Department of Education and Training 2015-05-04 Ernst and Young
3369600 Research programs $26,950.00Department of Employment 2016-09-01 AUSTRALIAN SURVEY RESEARCH GROUP
3291487 Procurement of Online Survey Tool $25,850.00Department of Employment 2015-09-01 AUSTRALIAN SURVEY RESEARCH GROUP
3182172 Youth Employment Website $24,750.00Department of Employment 2015-06-12 PriceWaterhouseCoopers

Australian Postgraduate Research student mobility

$24,414.00Department of Education 2014-06-18 AUSTRALIAN COUNCIL FOR EDUCATIONAL
2986542 Advice on Macroeconomic Controls for Modelling $24,200.00Department of Employment 2015-04-16 THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
3351863 Provision of a 2016 Country RepTrak Report for G8 countries $22,000.00Austrade 2016-06-16 AMR Interactive Pty Ltd
3053572 Professional Development $20,570.00Department of Employment 2015-05-04 ORIMA RESEARCH PTY LTD
3362756 Methodology for evaluating the deadweight cost and value for money of employment programmes $19,927.60Department of Employment 2016-06-30 THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
3356835 Value for money and deadweight cost $19,927.60Department of Employment 2016-06-29 THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
3187522 Conduct a Skill Census $19,800.00Defence Materiel Organisation 2015-06-15 ORIMA RESEARCH
3323305 BEST PRACTICE GUIDE CONTENT $19,250.00Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 2016-02-29 PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS
3316307 FTA Seminar Series Analysis $14,850.00Austrade 2016-01-15 Taylor Nelson Sofres Australia Pty Ltd
3053462 Evaluation Methodology $11,880.00Department of Employment 2015-05-01 THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
3356939 Analysis of the FTA Seminar Series $11,000.00Austrade 2016-06-15 Taylor Nelson Sofres Pty Ltd