Staff record 2019/20
- Introduction - Background information relating to the collection
- Data collection schedule - Details of the key dates and deadlines for the Staff collection
- Data protection guidance - Information about how Data Protection legislation affects the processing of Staff data by HESA
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- Coverage of the record - The criteria for the return of data in the record
- Data model - Describes the entities included in the record and the relationship between them
- Data items - Directory of all data items collected, and the guidance surrounding them. Displayed by entity, and sortable for ease of searching
- File structure - Describes the physical structure of the record
- C19025.xsd - Schema for the structure of the XML file
- C19025DataTypes.xsd - Schema for the data types used in the XML file
- C19025CodeLists.xsd - Schema for the valid codes for use in the XML file
- Derived field specifications - Contains the list and specifications of the derived fields applied by HESA. Derived fields are used by HESA to create populations and groupings for analysis.
Submission process and quality assurance
- HESA XML data entry tool - A program which will produce XML data in the format required for submission
- How to use the HESA XML data entry tool - Guidance on how to use the HESA XML data entry tool
- File structures for downloadable files - Area containing details of the file structures of the downloadable files output from the data collection system
- Quality rules - Validation which enforces the quality of the submitted data
- Credibility reporting definitions - A guide to the definitions associated with the credibility report tables
- Validation overview - A document describing validation checks and the various stages when checks are made
- Download validation kit - Contains downloadable validation kit and related help pages. The validation kit allows insert-stage validation to be run locally
- Submit data to HESA - Opening page to login to or register for a user account to access the HESA data collection system
- Fixed database facility - Details of the process for submitting corrections to submitted data once the collection closes
- Download amalgamation tool - A downloadable tool which can merge multiple smaller XML files into one large file for submission
- Clinical academic salary values - A spreadsheet containing the salary values of clinical academic staff
- Coding activities and HESA cost centres - A practical guide on how to allocate and proportion HESA cost centres
- Combined levels - A list that details the combined levels within Contract.LEVELS
- FTE vs FPE - Description of Full Time Equivalent and Full Person Equivalent
- Non Academic Contracts Guidance - Guidance for returning non-academic contracts for providers that have not opted in to the voluntary submission
- REF mappings to Cost Centres - A mapping document to aid the returning of staff against cost centres and REF
- Single pay spine - A spreadsheet containing pay spine information for academic and support staff
- Template exit survey - Downloadable template designed to assist with the collection of staff leaver information and share good practice.
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