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Agency Staff

Volume 450: debated on Tuesday 10 October 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what average hourly rate her Department paid to employment agencies for agency staff in each year since 1999, broken down by agency. (89544)

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport use the Sammons Group and Adecco employment agencies to provide temporary staff. Average hourly rates in the year to 31 March 2006 were £14.50 for Sammons and £13.96 for Adecco. Information for earlier years is not available without disproportionate cost to the Department and its employment agencies.