Ferguson Marine employment figures: FOI release

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

Information requested

  1. How many full-time employees have been employed at Ferguson Marine in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022?
  2. How many casual staff have been employed in the same years as above?
  3. Detailed breakdown of how much money was spent on wages in each of the years above.


1 & 2. The Scottish Government holds information regarding your request, from the nationalisation of Ferguson Marine onward. For information relating to your request pre-nationalisation, I would advise that you contact Ferguson Marine directly at

  16-Aug-19 18-Nov-19 13-Nov-20 17-Nov-21 18-Mar-22
Permanent FMPG paid 158 150 323 365 383
Agency 117 172 45 45 73
Interims/fixed term contracts 10 10 56 39 6
Total 285 332 424 449 462

3. We do not hold the information you have requested. For information on this matter, I would advise that you contact Ferguson Marine directly at

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

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Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
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