Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Information Request

Georgia Whitaker Hughes made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to University of Manchester

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Mae'r ymateb i'r cais hwn yn hwyr iawn. Yn ôl y gyfraith, ym mhob amgylchiad, dylai University of Manchester fod wedi ymateb erbyn hyn. (manylion). Gallwch gwyno drwy yn gofyn am adolygiad mewnol.

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Dear University of Manchester,

Please could you send the following information as outlined in the Freedom of Information Act for the year ending 1st April July 2017, or for the financial year in which 1st April 2017 falls. If information for that period is not yet available, please use the most recent information you have. Please specify what period this information refers to at the beginning of your answer.
1. i) The number of individuals employed by the university who receive total remuneration* of £140,000 pa or more.
ii) The number of these individuals who are women.
2. The total remuneration* of the highest paid employee.
3. i) The number of individuals directly employed by the university who are paid less than the Living Wage of £8.45 per hour [or £9.75 per hour within Greater London].
ii) The number of these individuals (paid less than Living Wage) who are women.
iii) If available, the number of individuals employed by outside contractors to provide services at your university who are paid less than the Living Wage of £8.45 per hour [or £9.75 per hour within Greater London].
iv) Whether your university has a policy to require on-site staff working for external contractors to be paid Living Wage rates as a minimum.
4. i) The number of employees paid at exactly the National Minimum Wage, including those employed by outside contractors to work at your university.
ii) The number of these individuals (paid at exactly National Minimum Wage) who are women.
5. i) The number of apprentices employed by your university.
ii) The lowest remuneration* received by apprentices employed by your university.
6. The ratio between the total remuneration* of the highest-paid employee and the total remuneration* of the lowest-paid employee.
7. The ratio between the total remuneration* of the highest-paid employee and the total remuneration* of the median-paid employee.
*[adapted from the government's definition of remuneration (for local authority chief officers) under section 43 of the Localism Act 2011] Remuneration meaning:
(a)salary or, in the case of an individual engaged under a contract for services, payments made by the university to the individual those services,
(b)any bonuses payable by the university to the individual,
(c)any charges, fees or allowances payable by the authority to the individual,
(d)any benefits in kind to which the individual is entitled as a result of their office or employment,
(e)any increase in or enhancement of the individual's pension entitlement where the increase or enhancement is as a result of a resolution of the university, and
(f)any amounts payable by the university to the individual on the individual ceasing to hold office under or be employed by the university, other than amounts that may be payable by virtue of any enactment.
(g) calculated as full-time equivalent

Yours faithfully,

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Mary Clare, University of Manchester

Dear Ms Whitaker Hughes

I acknowledge receipt of your request under section 1(1) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

I confirm that I am today contacting the relevant department at The University of Manchester with details of your request and will contact you again as soon as I receive a response.

Regards

Mary Clare

Records Officer
Records Management Office
The University of Manchester
Room 1.028
John Owens Building
Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9PL
Tel: 0161 275 5782
Email: [email address]

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Dear Mary Clare,

Thank you, I look forward to your reply.

Yours sincerely,

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Dear Mary Clare,

I'm disappointed to see that you have delayed my response which by law should have been given last Friday. My final personal deadline for the information is a week beyond this, this Friday (20th). Unfortunately without your response by this time I shall have to make note of your lack of response. I am hopeful that you will be able to gather this information in time.

Yours sincerely,

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Mary Clare, University of Manchester

Dear Georgia

I will look into your request and chase up the response. I do not provide the information. I facilitate the request and the information comes from the relevant source within the University.

I will let you know as soon as I receive a response.

Regards

Mary Clare

Mary Clare | Information Officer | Information Governance Office | Directorate of Compliance and Risk |Professional Support Services | 1.028 John Owens Building | The University of Manchester | Oxford Road | Manchester | M13 9PL | Tel +44(0) 161 275 5782 | Email: [email address] | www.manchester.ac.uk

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Dear Mary Clare,

Thank you so much for your time.

Yours sincerely,

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Mary Clare, University of Manchester

Dear Ms Whitaker Hughes

Further to your request under section 1(1) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, please see below the responses from The University of Manchester beneath each part of your request.

Please note that the figures provided do not include casual workers.

Regards

Mary Clare

Records Officer
Records Management Office
The University of Manchester
Room 1.028
John Owens Building
Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9PL
Tel: 0161 275 5782
Email: [email address]

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Dear Mary Clare,

Thank you for your email and for getting back to me so speedily.
However there appear to be no figures beneath your message.
Could you either please email them to my given email address, or repost them directly below your message (with no attachments).
Thank you,

Yours sincerely,

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Mary Clare, University of Manchester

Dear Ms Whitaker Hughes

I have re-sent the email below. The responses are below each part of your request in your email. Let me know if you are having any problems.

Regards

Mary Clare

Mary Clare | Information Officer | Information Governance Office | Directorate of Compliance and Risk |Professional Support Services | Room G0.6 Christie Building | The University of Manchester | Oxford Road | Manchester | M13 9PL | Tel +44(0) 161 275 5782 | Email: [email address] | www.manchester.ac.uk

Georgia Whitaker Hughes

Dear Mary Clare,

Unfortunately I can only see your data attached as an inaccessible zip file!
Could you please either copy and paste the information directly into this message, or email me this info in that format to [email address].
I would really appreciate this by the end of the day if possible.
Thank you for all your efforts,

Yours sincerely,

Georgia Whitaker Hughes