Navigating through 2024, the UK construction industry grapples with persistent uncertainty. Economic pressures, the effects of global tensions and the upcoming general election intertwine to create a state of flux. While there is hope for a brightening outlook, it remains a challenging environment. 

The latest UK Construction Market Report provides an overview of the landscape, incorporating insights from experts in the industry to help you find success in a dynamic market. 

What's inside the 2Q 2024 report? 

  • Comprehensive survey analysis: Get the results from our latest market survey to find out the latest trends and find out how this compares to the results of the Q1 RICS UK Construction Monitor with commentary from Simon Rubinsohn, RICS Chief Economist.
  • External industry data: Obtain an understanding of the key components influencing the construction sector, including materials, labour, contracts, tendering, and the broader economic backdrop.
  • Expert commentaries: Benefit from the expertise of our UK professionals, who offer regional perspectives from our network of 20 UK offices and sector-specific updates to enhance your understanding of your targeted markets.
  • Hot topics: Explore the latest construction trends, including the impact of climate change on health and safety practices, digital construction and artificial intelligence (AI) and the debate following the High Court’s ruling in favour of M&S’s new build flagship redevelopment and whether this will undermine progress in lowering the carbon impact of construction.
  • Inflation forecasts: See our updated inflation forecasts — analysed by region and shown as an annual overview for easy reading. 

Thrive, don’t just survive! Gain the latest insights in our UK Construction Market Report 2Q 2024 and find success in this flux state. 




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Nicola Sharkey

Nicola Sharkey
Project Director, UK Insights and Research Lead

Graham Harle Chief Executive Officer

Graham Harle
Chief Executive Officer