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Apprentices

Business, Innovation and Skills written question – answered on 29th November 2011.

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Photo of Brandon Lewis Brandon Lewis Conservative, Great Yarmouth

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how many

(1) new apprenticeships have been started in each year since 2008-09;

(2) apprenticeship schemes in Great Yarmouth received enrolments in each year since 2006.

Photo of John Hayes John Hayes The Minister for Universities and Science, The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

Table 1 shows the total number of apprenticeship programme starts in 2008/09 to 2009/10 (final data) and 2010/11 (provisional data).

Table 1: Apprenticeship starts, 2008/09, 2009/10 (final data) and 2010/11 (provisional data)
All Apprenticeships
2008/09 (final) 239,900
2009/10 (final) 279,700
2010/11 (provisional) 442,700
Notes: 1. All figures are rounded to the nearest hundred. 2. Provisional estimates for 2010/11 can not be compared with final figures for earlier years. Source: Individualised Learner Record.

Table 2 shows the number of apprenticeship programme starts in Great Yarmouth parliamentary constituency by Framework in 2005/06 to 2009/10 (final data) and 2010/11 (provisional data).

Table 2: Apprenticeship starts by framework in Great Yarmouth, 2005/06 to 2009/10 (final data) and 2010/11 (provisional data)
2005/06 (final) 2006/07 (final) 2007/08 (final) 2008/09 (final) 2009/10 (final) 2010/11 (provisional)
Accountancy 10 10 (1) (1) 10 10
Active Leisure and Learning 20 20 10 10 10 20
Automotive Industry (1) (1) 10 (1) (1) (1)
Business Administration 30 20 30 30 50 90
Children's Care Learning and Development 10 10 30 20 20 20
Construction 30 30 40 20 20 20
Customer Service 10 20 40 40 40 80
Dental Nursing (1) 10 10 10 10 10
Electrotechnical (1) (1) 10 10 20 10
Engineering 30 30 30 40 30 40
Engineering Construction (1) (1) 10 (1) 10 10
Equine Industry (1) (1) (1) (1) (1) 10
Food Manufacture (1) (1) (1) 20 10 20
Hairdressing 20 30 30 30 40 30
Health and Social Care 20 30 40 30 50 100
Hospitality and Catering 20 30 20 30 30 50
Management (1) 10 10 20 20 40
Meat and Poultry Processing (1) 10 (1) (1) (1) (1)
MES Plumbing 10 20 20 10 10 (1)
Property Services (1) (1) 10 (1) (1) (1)
Retail 20 20 40 40 50 110
Sales and Telesales (1) (1) 10 10 (1) 10
Sporting Excellence (1) (1) (1) (1) (1) 10
Teaching Assistants (1) (1) (1) (1) (1) 20
Vehicle Body and Paint Operations (1) (1) 10 (1) (1) (1)
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair 10 20 30 20 20 10
Great Yarmouth Total 260 320 450 410 450 730
(1 )Indicates a base value of less than five. Notes: 1. All figures are rounded to the nearest 10. 2. Provisional estimates for 2010/11 cannot be compared with final figures for earlier years. 3. Geography information is based upon the home postcode of the learner. Source: Individualised Learner Record.

Information on the number of apprenticeship starts is published in a quarterly statistical first release (SFR). The latest SFR was published on 27 October 2011

http://www.thedataservice.org.uk/statistics/statisticalfirstrelease/sfr_current

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