Scottish Employer Skills Survey (SESS)

General Information

Data type Survey data
Country Scotland
Years 2008-2010
Data depositor Office for National Statistics
Principal investigator Scottish Government. Education Analytical Services Division
Analysis unit Employers in Scotland in 2008-2010
Spatial unit Local Enterprise CompaniesPostcode (Unit) [anonymised]Scottish Further Education Funding Council areas
Sampling method Quota sample, multi-stage design
Data collection method Telephone interview
Weight Yes
Access UK Data Service: Secure Access
Reference number SN 6857
Cost No
Available documentation http://discover.ukdataservice.ac.uk/catalogue/?sn=6857&type=Data%20catalogue
Notes Assessed using 'Scottish Skills 2010 Questionnaire - Mainstage'

Variable Information - About the business

Number of employees in business Yes
Legal status of business No
VAT registration status No
Annual turnover No
Type of business Not specified
Number of clients No
Home based No
Home-based measurement 1
Survey Response items 1
Home-based measurement 2
Survey Response items 2

Variable Information - About the owner

Self employed No
Employee director No
Employs others No
Subcontractor No