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BCIS Schedule of Rates

BCIS Schedule of Rates

This tool provides access to building pricing information quickly and accurately. The independent data source for estimating costs. An excellent online alternative to BCIS Price Books.

Access the very latest building pricing info through a 12 month subscription for this online tool

  • Benefits
  • What's included & Datasets
  • Pricing

Benefits

The service provides a range of datasets to suit your individual needs including civils, small and large projects, alterations and refurbishment, maintenance and dilapidations.

You are no longer tied to your office. With web browser access, the Schedule of Rates can be viewed anywhere, 24/7.

It will help you

  • Ensure accuracy - You can benchmark against 19,500 separate Supply Prices of which there are over 11,000 material costs and around 7,000 specialist prices collected from independent suppliers. It will ensure that your information is accurate and reliable, reducing the margin of error
  • Futureproof - With a subscription to suit your job, you can access a variety of new and historical price data. This allows you to build up your own prices from individual elements so you can make your own decisions about how you cost your projects
  • Get value for money - It provides an expert opinion at your fingertips to give you the confidence that you are not over or underestimating quotes and costs. It could mean the difference between winning or losing a tender or being over charged for your works
  • Save time - The easy navigation system helps you find what you are looking for quickly and effortlessly. Add the information you want to a list for download to Excel
  • Be flexible - With a subscription to suit your job, you can access a variety of new and historical price data. This allows you to build up your own prices from individual elements so you can make your own decisions about how you cost your projects.
  • Customise - Adjust your data to your location and time frame and it will do the calculations for you. You can download the results, keep track of your adjustments and reduce your margin of error
  • Portable - No need for heavy, old price books? This service can be accessed on your computer and just as easily on your ipad or netbook on site
  • Comprehensive - Everything you need is in one place; you have a full library of information at your disposal

Used by

  • Quantity surveyors and contractors
  • Building Surveyors
  • Commercial Property
  • Surveyors
  • Local/Central
  • Government
  • Facilities Managers
  • Estate Agents
  • Housing Associations
  • Universities
  • Loss Adjusters

What's included & Datasets

Datasets

  • Alterations & Refurbishment
  • Major Works
  • Minor Works
  • Minor Works SMM7
  • SMM7
  • Painting & Decorating

Other datasets sold individually

  • Building Maintenance: Based on the latest cost information provided by experienced estimators specialising in the field, the BCIS Building Maintenance Pricing Data covers all aspects of maintenance work, including repairs, refurbishment, and demolition

 

  • Dilapidations: Compiled using the latest, independent price data, it will give you all the supply and install costs you need to make accurate estimates, saving you valuable time at the initial estimating stage for the work required on a Schedule of Dilapidations.

 

  • CESMM4: We've teamed up with the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) to bring you the ICE CESMM4 — Civil Engineering Price Data.
    • Provide accurate initial budgeting costs
    • Provide realistic cost estimates
    • Give advice based on a reliable industry source

The ICE CESMM4 — Civil Engineering Price Data has been compiled using the latest Civil Engineering Standard Method of Measurement (CESMM4). It provides subscribers with market leading cost data from a recognised and independent institution.

What's included

Basic Navigation and Viewing:

  • Choose the most appropriate dataset for your project and view the rates and descriptions
  • See previous editions of datasets where available
  • Access labour, material and plant breakdowns as displayed in the printed books
  • With the enhanced subscription service, see complete rate build-ups including estimating constants
  • View background and supporting material for each dataset in PDF format
  • Advanced filter function rapidly locates specific search terms and descriptions
  • Apply an adjustment to the rates

Adjustment Calculator

  • Use BCIS Indexes and Location Factors to adjust the rates for your project
  • Set your own levels of preliminaries, overheads and profit to suit your project's requirements 

Abstract Facility

  • Save sets of rates and descriptions to download for use in your own applications 

Extended Data Access

  • Access complete rate build-ups including labour, plant and material constants; premium subscription service only

Levels of service

Choose from 2 levels of service

Basic

  • Provides access to the service allowing you to browse through the latest and also past editions of rates data online quickly and accurately

Premium

  • Unlimited and in-depth access to the rates data online
  • Allows you to drill down and get a complete breakdown of each unit cost which is not available to basic users
  • This unique data is not available in any other product on the market

Pricing

Each package includes specific datasets & 2 levels of service

Prices exclude VAT

All

  • Alterations & Refurbishment
  • Major Works
  • Minor Works
  • Minor Works SMM7
  • SMM7
  • Painting & Decorating

1 User - Basic - £510 Buy now

1 User - Premium - £1,050 Buy now

Basic

  • Provides access to the service allowing you to browse through the latest and also past editions of rates data online quickly and accurately

Premium

  • Unlimited and in-depth access to the rates data online
  • Allows you to drill down and get a complete breakdown of each unit cost which is not available to basic users
  • This unique data is not available in any other product on the market

Surveyor

  • Alterations & Refurbishment
  • Minor Works SMM7
  • SMM7
  • Painting & Decorating

1 User - Basic - £350 Buy now

1 User - Premium - £700 Buy now

Contractor

  • Alterations & Refurbishment
  • Major Works
  • Minor Works
  • Painting & Decorating

1 User - Basic  - £350 Buy now

1 User - Premium - £700 Buy now

Decorator

Painting & Decorating

1 User - Basic - £120 Buy now

1 User - Premium - £225 Buy now

Other datasets that are sold individually

Building Maintenance Price Data

  • Building Maintenance

1 User - Basic - £155  Buy now

1 User - Premium - £300  Buy now

Dilapidations Estimating Price Data

  • Dilapidations 

1 User - Basic - £130 Buy now

 

ICE CESMM4 - Civil Engineering Price Data

  • CESMM4

1 User - Basic - £400  Buy now

 

To get more info on pricing for multiple users, corporate, local government or education, call us +44 (0)24 7686 8433

Need help? Call us on +44 (0)24 7686 8433