Published date: 17 February 2018

Last edited date: 17 February 2018

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 20 December 2017

Contract summary


  • IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support - 72000000

Location of contract

Yorkshire and the Humber

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

17 February 2018

Closing date

20 December 2017

Contract start date

7 May 2018

Contract end date

6 May 2021

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Negotiated procedure

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Text to be corrected in the original notice:
Place of text to be modified: Estimated total value
Instead of: 20,000,000
Read: 30,000,000
Other additional information: This procurement is being run under the Competitive Procedure with Negotiation. The first phase in this procurement consists of a Selection Questionnaire (SQ) which will be used to select a preferred 5 to 6 Suppliers who will be Invited to Tender. The SQ can be accessed via the link below along with accompanying Draft Tender documents.
NHS Digital is looking to procure the services of a strategic partner to support the development and delivery of a Security Operations Centre (SOC), which will deliver enhanced cyber security capability and services to internal and external customers across the Health and Care sector.

About the buyer


1 Trevelyan Square