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Technical error on Capita system puts Barnet council staff out of pocket

By Karl Flinders 07 May 2019

A system error that led to Barnet council staff being incorrectly paid is the latest complaint about a back-office outsourcing contract with Capita Read More

Barnet Council looks to bring parts of Capita contract back in house

By Lis Evenstad 26 Nov 2018

Barnet Council is planning to bring parts of its Capita outsourcing deal back in house, and expects the supplier to pay the council £4.12m due to delivery issues with some areas of the contract Read More

One-third of UK councils have IT budgets cut

By Karl Flinders 29 Jul 2019

Many local authorities’ IT budgets are being reduced at a time when they are trying to digitally transform to cut costs and improve processes Read More

Dorset County Council rejects outsourcing

By Karl Flinders 22 Dec 2015

Council decides against outsourcing back-office services, including IT, due to a lack of flexibility Read More

Welsh council aims to cut back-office processing costs by 95% through automation

By Karl Flinders 18 Jul 2019

A council in South Wales is expecting to reduce the cost of human resources business processes by up to 95% through robotic process automation Read More

Harrow Council outsources IT to Sopra Steria

By Karl Flinders 16 Apr 2015

London’s Harrow Council has outsourced its IT services to Sopra Steria in a deal that will see the authority upgrade its IT Read More

Gloucester City Council outsources IT

04 Jun 2014

Gloucester City Council is aiming to save £600,000 through a contract with Civica to provide IT services for six years Read More

Blackburn with Darwen Council renegotiates Capita outsourcing deal

By Karl Flinders 16 Jan 2015

Blackburn with Darwen Council is renegotiating its £200m 15-year outsourcing deal with Capita as it tries to save millions of pounds in its budget Read More

Lincolnshire County Council outsources to Serco

By Karl Flinders 24 Mar 2014

Lincolnshire County Council has agreed to outsource services including IT to Serco in five-year deal worth £70m and will next month embark on a 12-month transition from its existing supplier Read More

Computer Weekly announces the Most Influential Women in UK Tech 2019

By Clare McDonald 25 Sep 2019

Computer Weekly has announced the 2019 list of the 50 Most Influential Women in UK Tech, including this year’s winner Debbie Forster Read More