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Publication Timetable

Workforce

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2016/17 National Statistics Publication timetable

Since March 2011, ISD workforce statistics are published on a quarterly basis. The following table provides a publication timetable for the forthcoming financial year.

Published ISD Workforce Information 2016/17
Data as at 31 Mar 2016 30 Jun 2016 30 Sep 2016 31 Dec 2016
National statistics publication date 7 Jun 2016 6 Sep 2016 6 Dec 2016 7 Mar 2017
         
All staff in post
Y Y Y Y
Vacancies
(Nursing and midwifery, consultant and allied health professions) 1
Y Y Y Y
Staff turnover
Y N N N
Psychology workforce planning project 2
Y Y Y Y
Child and adolescent mental health services workforce project 3
Y Y Y Y
Nursing and midwifery staff agency 4 and bank use
Y N N N
Staff governance:
      1. Sickness absence
      2. Equality and diversity (including
          religion, ethnic group, sexual
          orientation, transgender status,
          disability)
Y N N N
General dental service staff in post 5
N N Y N
Consultant contract 6
N N Y N
Nursing and midwifery student intakes and students in training 7
N N Y N
Nursing and midwifery student progression rates 7
N N Y N

Data Sources

All statistics, unless stated otherwise, are derived from the Scottish workforce information standard system (SWISS).

  1. Information is returned directly to ISD on the ISD(M)36 form by each NHS Board where vacancies are detailed.
  2. Information is captured on the national live oracle database, entered by NHS Board psychology heads of service and/or specialty.
  3. Information is captured on the national live oracle database, entered by NHS Board CAMHS clinical leads.
  4. Information is returned directly to ISD on the ISD(M)18 form by each NHS Board where agency use is detailed.
  5. General dental service' workforce information is sourced from the management information and dental accounting system (MIDAS).
  6. Information is returned directly to ISD on the ISD(M)53 form by each NHS Board where new consultant contract details are captured.
  7. Nursing and midwifery student intakes, students in training and student progression rates are sourced from NHS education for Scotland.

 

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