This report summarizes the status of the UK public sector ICT social services market. It is intended both for those currently working with public sector clients, and those considering this market for the first time.
Introduction and Landscape
A new report by Kable finds that councils in the UK spent over £70 million on applications and related services for social services in 2012/13.
Key Features and Benefits
Kable covers the use of ICT in the public sector social services marketplace across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Key Market Issues
- Gain insight into the UK public sector ICT social services marketplace
- Gain insight into the UK public sector ICT local government marketplace
A new report by Kable finds that councils in the UK spent over £70 million on applications and related services for social services in 2012/13. With social care being councils'' largest expenditure overall, and rising costs due to an aging population, local government is exploring how it can save money on the numerous applications used by social services, with rationalisation also serving the business intelligence it needs to deliver smart social services.