§ Mr. McAllion
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment if he will list the numbers of staff by grade that are employed in his Department and Agencies in the automatic data processing functional specialism.
§ Miss Widdecombe
The Employment Department group employs a total of 732 staff in the automatic data processing—ADP—functional specialism. A breakdown of staff numbers by grade within the Department and its agencies as in July 1993 is given in the table:
Employment Department Group Numbers of staff by grade in ADP functional specialism (July 1993) Part of group Grade Number of staff Employment Department HQ (ED HQ) SEO 60 HEO 121 EO 147 AO 129 AA 288 Employment Service (ES) SEO 36 HEO 76 EO 106 AO 2 AA nil Health and Safety Executive (HSE) SEO 9 HEO 21 EO 37
Part of group Grade Number of staff AO nil AA nil 1Includes 3 part-time staff. 2Includes 35 part-time staff. 19 full-time casual staff. 11 part-time casual staff.