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Provision of interim IT staff and professional staff service expenditure: FOI release

Published: 15 Apr 2021

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
15 Apr 2021
Provision of interim IT staff and professional staff service expenditure: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100152751
Date received: 4 Feb 2021
Date responded: 1 Mar 2021
Information requested

Scottish Governments current Framework for the Provision of Interim IT Staff Services and Provision of Interim Professional Staff Services.

1. Total spend for each public body between Oct 2020 – Dec 2020 and to which agency (including agencies who are now no longer on the framework) for both Frameworks?

2. Number of jobs held by all agencies at 31-Dec-20 (including agencies who are now no longer on the framework)

Response

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance the Scottish Government does not have some of the information you have requested. This is because we do not hold information on the total spend with each public body in relation to Spring Technology or the number of jobs [live placements] with Spring Technology at the time.

This is a formal notice under section 17(1) of FOISA that the Scottish Government does not have some of the information you have requested.

Please find the information requested that we do hold in Annex's below.

Annex A
Total spend for each public body between October 2020 – December 2020 and to which agency (including agencies who are now no longer on the current frameworks) for both Frameworks can be found in the attached document.

Annex B
Number of jobs held by all agencies at 31 December 2020 (including agencies who are now no longer on the current frameworks):

3rd Generation Framework

(current frameworks)

 

2nd Generation Framework

(previous frameworks)

 

IT

Professional

 

 

IT

Professional

ASA

40

12

 

ASA

-

26

Harvey-Nash

163

121

 

Harvey-Nash

33

32

Lorien

108

-

 

Parity

25

56

Pertemps

-

57

 

Spring

Not Held

-

Venesky Brown

100

118

 

 

 

 

Please note these numbers represent the number of individuals with each agency as at 31st December 2020.

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