To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, how many staff were employed on (a) fixed-term and (b) atypical contracts at UK universities in each of the last five years.
12 May 2016
The Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) collects and publishes statistics on academic staff employed at UK Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). The numbers of staff employed on fixed-term and atypical contracts in each of the last five years are presented in the table:
Academic Staff on Fixed-Term and Atypical Contracts
UK Higher Education Institutions
Academic Years 2010/11 to 2014/15
Source: HESA Staff Record Note: Figures in the table have been rounded to the nearest multiple of 5.