Agency Staff

MQT on 2015-07-15
Session date: 
July 15, 2015
Question By: 
Joanne McCartney
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor


Please provide the details of:

a)    the number of agency staff hired by the MPS and b) the average length of employment and c) average hourly pay for those agency staff over the financial years i) 2014/15 ii) 2013/14 iii) 2012/13 iv) 2011/12?

Please provide this in excel format.


Answer for Agency Staff

Answer for Agency Staff

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The attached table sets out the details requested for agency staff employed through the corporate Reed contract at the end of each financial year.


  Total Agency staff Average length of service - weeks Number of Agency Staff on hourly pay Average hourly pay Number of Agency Staff on daily rate Average daily rate
Mar-12 528 24.4 289 £16.23 239 £453.13
Mar-13 322 37.9 170 £16.42 152 £524.35
Mar-14 496 37.6 263 £16.13 233 £507.32
Mar-15 635 50.8 313 £17.15 322 £510.89