Further Education Market IntelligenceTools

Over 300 AoC member colleges across England registered with MiDES are able to benefit from regular in-year market intelligence reports focusing on key issues including recruitment, in-year retention, apprenticeships and more. MiDES has a proven track record in informing strategic planning, reporting and decision making.

Vector is RCUs latest interactive market intelligence tool on the market and has proven to be a highly valued and indispensible source of market intelligence to an ever growing number of colleges. In its first year over 50 colleges purchased Vector and as the word spreads demand is growing rapidly. Vector provides a detailed analysis of the post-16 learner market including recruitment, market share, learner and subject profiles enabling you to compare your curriculum offer to others providers.

RCU are specialists in market intelligence and data analysis and have established a national reputation for our ability to analyse client and third party datasets. This sits alongside our research and consultancy services to generate new insights to provide you with more meaningful intelligence.

Underpinning all of our data analysis and statistical assignments are data-handling procedures which have been assessed under the stringent ISO 27001 data security standard.