United Kingdom

This year we reviewed FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 constituents in Webranking's largest study of the UK's corporate websites. Despite a bigger sample, the results tell the same story: UK-listed companies are falling short in their stakeholder communication.

Read the UK analysis

2020-2021
2019-2020
1
62.2
60.5
BP
UK
Oil & Gas
UK, Europe 500
2
61.0
56.5
Royal Dutch Shell
UK
Oil & Gas
Netherlands, UK, Europe 500
3
60.5
59.5
Coca-Cola HBC
UK
Food & Beverage
Greece, UK, Europe 500
4
59.1
64.1
Centrica
UK
Utilities
UK, Europe 500
5
56.0
Coats Group
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
6
54.4
44.8
Polymetal International
UK
Basic Resources
UK, Europe 500
7
53.9
42.5
Anglo American
UK
Basic Resources
UK, Europe 500
8
53.0
62.9
British Land
UK
Real Estate
UK, Europe 500
9
52.7
53.6
TUI Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
Germany, UK, Europe 500
10
52.1
58.4
Petrofac
UK
Oil & Gas
UK
11
51.9
55.8
William Hill
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
12
51.6
47.6
Lloyds Banking Group
UK
Banks
UK, Europe 500
13
51.4
54.9
Aviva
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
14
51.0
42.6
Rolls-Royce Holdings
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
15
50.8
41.3
Unilever
Netherlands
Personal & Household Goods
Netherlands, UK, Europe 500
16
50.4
48.8
KAZ Minerals
UK
Basic Resources
UK
17
50.2
52.7
Barratt Developments
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK, Europe 500
18
50.0
49.8
GlaxoSmithKline
UK
Health Care
UK, Europe 500
19
49.6
37.1
Vodafone Group
UK
Telecommunications
UK, Europe 500
20
49.4
47.2
Experian
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
21
49.1
52.2
Informa
UK
Media
UK, Europe 500
22
49.0
46.8
Rio Tinto
UK
Basic Resources
UK, Europe 500
23
48.9
54.5
Mondi
UK
Basic Resources
UK, Europe 500
23
48.9
44.5
G4S
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
25
48.5
53.3
Direct Line Insurance
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
26
48.2
40.8
Ashtead Group
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
27
47.9
48.8
Severn Trent
UK
Utilities
UK, Europe 500
27
47.9
44.5
Provident Financial
UK
Financial Services
UK
29
47.5
48.4
Electrocomponents
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
30
47.3
46.0
Land Securities
UK
Real Estate
UK, Europe 500
31
46.8
44.5
Diageo
UK
Food & Beverage
UK, Europe 500
32
46.6
48.1
ITV
UK
Media
UK, Europe 500
33
46.1
Bakkavor
UK
Food & Beverage
UK
33
46.1
44.9
Hiscox
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
35
45.8
46.5
National Express Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
36
45.7
51.0
AstraZeneca
UK
Health Care
Sweden, UK, Europe 500
37
45.6
Go Ahead Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
37
45.6
45.0
Redrow
UK
Real Estate
UK
39
45.4
49.1
Evraz
UK
Basic Resources
UK, Europe 500
39
45.4
44.1
BHP
UK
Basic Resources
UK, US, South Africa, Australia, Europe 500
41
45.1
47.9
InterContinental Hotels Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK, Europe 500
41
45.1
Dunelm Group
UK
Retail
UK
43
45.0
James Fisher & Sons
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
44
44.8
Chemring Group
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
45
44.7
51.2
British American Tobacco
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK, Europe 500
46
44.5
46.9
Whitbread
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK, Europe 500
47
44.4
39.2
Marshalls
UK
Construction & Materials
UK
47
44.4
45.9
Phoenix Group
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
49
44.0
47.3
Fresnillo
UK
Basic Resources
UK
49
44.0
28.7
Howden Joinery Group
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
49
44.0
45.5
Britvic
UK
Food & Beverage
UK, Europe 500
52
43.8
53.0
BT Group
UK
Telecommunications
UK, Europe 500
52
43.8
43.3
Johnson Matthey
UK
Chemicals
UK, Europe 500
52
43.8
45.0
London Stock Exchange
UK
Financial Services
UK, Europe 500
55
43.7
52.5
Great Portland Estates
UK
Real Estate
UK
56
43.5
46.3
Halma
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
57
43.4
51.8
DS Smith
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
58
43.2
47.2
Tesco
UK
Retail
UK, Europe 500
59
43.0
43.7
Serco
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
59
43.0
41.5
Glencore
UK
Basic Resources
UK, Europe 500
61
42.6
45.2
Barclays
UK
Banks
UK, Europe 500
61
42.6
50.6
Smith & Nephew
UK
Health Care
UK, Europe 500
63
42.4
53.2
HSBC
UK
Banks
UK, Europe 500
64
42.1
44.7
RELX Group
UK
Media
UK, Europe 500
65
41.6
46.9
Rentokil Initial
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
66
41.5
33.6
Schroders
UK
Financial Services
UK, Europe 500
67
41.3
49.5
3i Group
UK
Financial Services
UK, Europe 500
67
41.3
48.7
BAE Systems
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
69
41.2
37.5
UDG Healthcare
UK
Health Care
UK
69
41.2
37.5
Rightmove
UK
Media
UK, Europe 500
71
41.1
47.4
Royal Mail
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
72
40.6
Vivo Energy
UK
Retail
UK
72
40.6
Crest Nicholson
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK
74
40.3
46.0
Smiths Group
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
75
40.1
42.3
Ferguson
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
76
40.0
39.4
Standard Life Aberdeen
UK
Financial Services
UK, Europe 500
76
40.0
43.7
Burberry
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK, Europe 500
78
39.8
34.2
Safestore
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
78
39.8
38.2
RHI Magnesita
Austria
Industrial Goods & Services
Austria, UK
78
39.8
44.7
Marks & Spencer
UK
Retail
UK, Europe 500
81
39.7
37.8
Tate & Lyle
UK
Food & Beverage
UK, Europe 500
82
39.5
42.0
St. James's Place
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
83
39.4
38.5
Drax Group
UK
Utilities
UK
84
39.3
44.8
Prudential
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
84
39.3
Greencore Group
UK
Food & Beverage
UK
84
39.3
29.3
Countryside Properties
UK
Real Estate
UK
87
39.2
40.4
RSA Insurance Group
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
88
39.0
45.0
Rotork
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
88
39.0
38.5
Imperial Brands
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK, Europe 500
90
38.9
40.7
Royal Bank Of Scotland
UK
Banks
UK, Europe 500
90
38.9
Morgan Advanced Materials
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
90
38.9
39.0
Croda International
UK
Chemicals
UK, Europe 500
93
38.8
Stagecoach Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
93
38.8
32.0
HomeServe
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK, Europe 500
93
38.8
46.3
IAG
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK, Europe 500
96
38.7
Cairn Energy
UK
Oil & Gas
UK
96
38.7
36.7
DCC
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
98
38.6
42.8
National Grid
UK
Utilities
UK, Europe 500
98
38.6
40.7
Travis Perkins
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
100
38.5
38.8
Compass Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK, Europe 500
101
38.3
34.6
J Sainsbury
UK
Retail
UK, Europe 500
102
38.2
32.6
Persimmon
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK, Europe 500
103
38.1
38.2
Close Brothers
UK
Banks
UK
103
38.1
32.6
Spirax-Sarco
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
105
37.6
49.5
Legal & General
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
105
37.6
39.6
Standard Chartered
UK
Banks
UK, Europe 500
107
37.5
40.4
Renishaw
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
108
37.4
40.4
QinetiQ Group
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
109
37.3
McCarthy & Stone
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK
110
37.2
Senior
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
111
37.1
38.3
Reckitt Benckiser Group
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK, Europe 500
111
37.1
27.8
Shaftesbury
UK
Real Estate
UK
113
37.0
36.2
Hammerson
UK
Real Estate
UK, Europe 500
114
36.9
37.8
Babcock International
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
115
36.8
37.9
Genus
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
116
36.6
31.6
Kingfisher
UK
Retail
UK, Europe 500
116
36.6
33.0
Wood Group
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
118
36.4
39.6
Dixons Carphone
UK
Retail
UK
118
36.4
38.7
Hikma Pharmaceuticals
UK
Health Care
UK
120
36.3
Spirent Communications
UK
Technology
UK
121
36.2
Mediclinic International
UK
Health Care
UK
121
36.2
Rank Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
121
36.2
38.3
Big Yellow Group
UK
Retail
UK
124
36.1
33.3
SSE
UK
Utilities
UK, Europe 500
125
36.0
44.8
Moneysupermarket Group
UK
Retail
UK
126
35.8
Gamesys Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
126
35.8
38.6
Quilter
UK
Financial Services
UK, Europe 500
128
35.7
33.4
Antofagasta
UK
Basic Resources
UK, Europe 500
128
35.7
33.7
Ocado
UK
Retail
UK, Europe 500
128
35.7
33.4
Cranswick
UK
Food & Beverage
UK
131
35.6
33.9
Victrex
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
132
35.5
37.4
Beazley
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
132
35.5
34.5
Balfour Beatty
UK
Construction & Materials
UK
132
35.5
38.8
Segro
UK
Real Estate
UK, Europe 500
132
35.5
38.0
Hargreaves Lansdown
UK
Financial Services
UK, Europe 500
136
35.4
34.8
Lancashire
UK
Insurance
UK
136
35.4
44.6
IG Group
UK
Financial Services
UK
138
35.3
32.9
Weir Group
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
139
35.0
Sirius Real Estate
UK
Real Estate
UK
140
34.9
Hill & Smith
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
141
34.6
36.5
Pennon
UK
Utilities
UK, Europe 500
142
34.5
Signature Aviation
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
143
34.4
C & C Group
Ireland
Food & Beverage
Ireland, UK
143
34.4
Equiniti Group
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
145
34.3
OneSavings Bank
UK
Financial Services
UK
146
34.2
25.6
Tritax Big Box
UK
Real Estate
UK, Europe 500
147
34.1
37.5
Grainger
UK
Real Estate
UK
148
34.0
38.8
Pearson
UK
Media
UK, Europe 500
149
33.6
30.8
Bodycote
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
149
33.6
Elementis
UK
Chemicals
UK
151
33.5
TBC Bank Group
UK
Banks
UK
152
33.3
33.8
Old Mutual
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
153
33.2
34.9
ConvaTec
UK
Health Care
UK, Europe 500
153
33.2
PPHE Hotel Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
153
33.2
34.5
GVC Holdings
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK, Europe 500
153
33.2
29.9
Man Group
UK
Financial Services
UK
153
33.2
36.5
Aggreko
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
158
33.1
4imprint Group
UK
Media
UK
159
33.0
39.0
LondonMetric Property
UK
Real Estate
UK
159
33.0
34.7
Diploma
UK
Health Care
UK
161
32.9
Marstons
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
161
32.9
37.5
Vesuvius
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
161
32.9
25.6
WH Smith
UK
Retail
UK
161
32.9
37.1
United Utilities Group
UK
Utilities
UK, Europe 500
165
32.8
Ferrexpo
UK
Basic Resources
UK
166
32.7
37.8
Meggitt
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
167
32.5
Biffa
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
167
32.5
3i Infrastructure
UK
Financial Services
UK, Europe 500
167
32.5
27.7
Micro Focus International
UK
Technology
UK, Europe 500
170
32.4
30.8
Investec
UK
Financial Services
UK, Europe 500
171
32.3
38.2
Bunzl
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
172
32.2
37.7
Intermediate Capital Group
UK
Financial Services
UK, Europe 500
172
32.2
FirstGroup
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
172
32.2
34.2
IMI
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
175
32.1
38.3
Capita Group
UK,UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
175
32.1
Computacenter
UK
Technology
UK
175
32.1
31.4
Grafton
UK
Financial Services
UK
175
32.1
27.3
Assura
UK
Real Estate
UK
179
32.0
28.1
Next
UK
Retail
UK, Europe 500
180
31.9
34.2
Taylor Wimpey
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK, Europe 500
180
31.9
Helios Towers
UK
Telecommunications
UK
182
31.8
29.1
Derwent London
UK
Real Estate
UK, Europe 500
183
31.7
33.7
Spectris
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
184
31.6
Hastings
UK
Insurance
UK
184
31.6
29.9
Essentra
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
186
31.5
31.1
Greggs
UK
Food & Beverage
UK
186
31.5
Mitchells & Butlers
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
188
31.4
28.4
Morrisons
UK
Retail
UK, Europe 500
188
31.4
31.7
Bellway
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK, Europe 500
190
31.3
Virgin Money UK
UK
Banks
UK
191
31.2
31.0
Workspace Group
UK
Real Estate
UK
191
31.2
37.5
Inchcape
UK
Retail
UK
193
31.1
38.9
Easyjet
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
194
31.0
Avon Rubber
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
194
31.0
34.7
Auto Trader Group
UK
Media
UK, Europe 500
196
30.7
29.1
Associated British Foods
UK
Food & Beverage
UK, Europe 500
196
30.7
Pets At Home Group
UK
Retail
UK
196
30.7
33.5
Rathbone Brothers
UK
Financial Services
UK
199
30.5
IP Group
UK
Financial Services
UK
199
30.5
Hyve Group
UK
Media
UK
201
30.4
Brewin Dolphin
UK
Financial Services
UK
202
30.2
33.0
Admiral
UK
Insurance
UK, Europe 500
202
30.2
24.9
John Laing Group
UK
Construction & Materials
UK
202
30.2
Ultra Electronics
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
202
30.2
32.4
Hays
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
206
30.1
M&G
UK
Financial Services
UK, Europe 500
206
30.1
32.8
Intertek Group
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK, Europe 500
208
30.0
Clarkson
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
208
30.0
Ibstock
UK
Construction & Materials
UK
210
29.9
Petropavlovsk
UK
Basic Resources
UK, Russia
211
29.8
Avast
UK
Technology
UK, Europe 500
212
29.7
Oxford Instruments
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
213
29.6
Vistry
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK
214
29.4
29.9
Unite Group
UK
Real Estate
UK, Europe 500
214
29.4
Paypoint
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
216
29.3
26.9
Melrose Industries
UK
Construction & Materials
UK, Europe 500
217
29.0
28.9
Sage Group
UK
Technology
UK, Europe 500
218
28.7
Just Group
UK
Insurance
UK
218
28.7
XP Power Limited
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
220
28.4
Barr
UK
Food & Beverage
UK
220
28.4
AJ Bell
UK
Financial Services
UK
222
28.0
Synthomer
UK
Construction & Materials
UK
223
27.9
27.5
Primary Health Properties
UK
Real Estate
UK
224
27.8
24.6
Savills
UK
Real Estate
UK
225
27.6
BBGI Sicav
Luxembourg
Financial Services
UK
225
27.6
Sanne
UK
Financial Services
UK
227
27.4
24.9
Domino's Pizza Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
227
27.4
Euromoney Institutional Investors
UK
Media
UK
229
27.3
30.1
Playtech
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
229
27.3
PZ Cussons
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK
229
27.3
38.5
Just Eat Takeaway.com
UK
Retail
UK, Europe 500
229
27.3
CLS Holdings
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
229
27.3
16.7
JD Sports
UK
Retail
UK
234
27.2
Paragon Banking Group
UK
Banks
UK
234
27.2
Hochschild Mining
UK
Basic Resources
UK
236
27.1
Centamin
UK
Basic Resources
UK
236
27.1
25.1
PageGroup
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
238
27.0
Sabre
UK
Insurance
UK
239
26.9
St Modwen Properties
UK
Real Estate
UK
240
26.8
24.2
WPP
UK
Media
UK, Europe 500
241
26.7
28.0
TP ICAP
UK
Financial Services
UK
242
26.3
24.4
SSP Group
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK, Europe 500
242
26.3
FDM Group
UK
Technology
UK
244
25.8
Morgan Sindall Group
UK
Construction & Materials
UK
244
25.8
30.6
Aveva
UK
Technology
UK
246
25.7
Polypipe Group
UK
Construction & Materials
UK
246
25.7
26.9
Berkeley
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK, Europe 500
248
25.5
Forterra
UK
Construction & Materials
UK
249
25.2
22.3
IWG
UK
Real Estate
UK
250
25.1
28.3
Capital & Counties Properties
UK
Real Estate
UK
251
24.8
Future
UK
Media
UK
252
24.6
ContourGlobal
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
252
24.6
HICL Infrastructure
UK
Financial Services
UK
254
24.5
Talktalk
UK
Telecommunications
UK
255
24.4
Softcat
UK
Technology
UK
256
24.0
31.5
Ascential
UK
Financial Services
UK
257
23.7
28.6
Dechra
UK
Health Care
UK, Europe 500
258
23.6
Games Workshop Group
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK
259
23.5
Plus500
UK
Financial Services
UK
260
23.2
21.3
B&M European Value Retail
UK
Retail
UK, Europe 500
261
23.1
Bank Of Georgia
UK
Banks
UK
261
23.1
Kainos Group
UK
Technology
UK
263
22.9
Apax Global Alpha
UK
Financial Services
UK
263
22.9
Trainline
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
265
22.8
27.8
Carnival
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK, Europe 500
266
22.5
20.8
Cineworld Group
UK
Media
UK, Europe 500
267
22.2
Syncona Limited
UK
Financial Services
UK
268
22.1
Wizz Air Holdings
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
269
21.6
Aston Martin Lagonda
UK
Automobiles & Parts
UK
270
21.0
Hilton Food Group
UK
Food & Beverage
UK
271
20.5
Energean Oil & Gas
UK
Oil & Gas
UK
272
20.1
The Renewables Infrastructure Group Limited
UK
Financial Services
UK
273
19.2
21.5
Ashmore Group
UK
Financial Services
UK
274
18.9
Network International Holdings
UK
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
275
18.7
Airtel Africa
UK
Telecommunications
UK
276
18.2
TI Fluid Systems
US
Automobiles & Parts
UK
277
17.5
J D Wetherspoon
UK
Travel & Leisure
UK
278
17.3
Integrafin Holdings
UK
Financial Services
UK
278
17.3
Puretech Health
US
Health Care
UK
280
17.1
Harbourvest Global Private Equity
UK
Financial Services
UK
281
16.0
LXI REIT
UK
Real Estate
UK
282
15.6
Watches Of Switzerland Group
UK
Personal & Household Goods
UK
283
14.9
Finablr
UAE
Industrial Goods & Services
UK
284
14.6
Ninety One
UK
Financial Services
UK
285
14.3
Telecom Plus
UK
Telecommunications
UK
286
2.8
Frasers Group
UK
Retail
UK

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