Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Record 2014/15 - Employment basis - Q5
Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Record 2014/15
Employment basis - Q5
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This data item describes the HE leaver's own assessment of the basis of their employment in the work they were doing on the census date.
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
All HE leavers where Student.ALLACT is coded 1 or 2.
|Question||Q5. Which of the following best describes the basis on which you were employed on [the census date]?|
|Valid entries and labels|
Only one box ticked by the HE leaver can be coded. Should the HE leaver tick more than one box, code the one nearest the top of the list as ordered in the valid entries.
The information captured relates to what the HE leaver considers to be their MAIN job.
A response to the question is required if the following codes were used for Q1 (Student.ALLACT): 1 'Working full-time' or 2 'Working part-time'.
Code 99 'Unknown' can only be used when code 03 'Telephone survey: third party', 05 'HEP's student record', or 06 'HEP third party' is returned in Student.STATUS.
|Required for valid response||Yes|
|To be asked of third party||Yes|
Quality rules relating to this field are displayed here.
To record the employment circumstances of leavers six months after completing their courses. To analyse trends in labour market demand for HE leavers.
Data type: EMPBASISCodeContentType
|Change management notes||Addition of valid entry 11 'On a zero hours contract' as per the 'Notification of changes for 2014/15' documentation. This valid entry will enable zero hours contracts to be identified as a basis of employment.|
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