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Education written question – answered on 3rd July 2012.

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Photo of Diana R. Johnson Diana R. Johnson Shadow Minister (Home Affairs)

To ask the Secretary of State for Education

(1) what the total cost to the public purse has been of the re-launch of the FRANK website;

(2) how many (a) unique and (b) total visitors there were to the FRANK website in each month since May 2010.

Photo of Sarah Teather Sarah Teather The Minister of State, Department for Education

The total cost of the re-launch of the FRANK website was £199,000. This includes £145,000 to design, test and build the new website and £54,000 to design and build the mobile site.

Unique and total visitors to the FRANK website are detailed in the following table. Note that from December 2011 total visits to the website include those visiting the FRANK mobile site.

Number
  Total visits to site Unique visits to site
May 2010 to March 2011    
2010    
May 222,063 183,101
June 190,626 158,475
July 164,563 137,185
August 154,348 127,746
September 205,021 171,850
October 227,596 188,270
November 241,213 199,583
December 175,214 145,304
     
2011    
January 268,083 223,398
February 239,603 200,781
March 268,641 223,594
     
FY 2011/12    
2011    
April 181,509 151,982
May 230,699 193,692
June 231,194 193,945
July 204,693 172,701
August 184,273 156,928
September 235,049 201,518
October 303,206 259,152
November 412,349 335,150
December 357,835 245,847
     
2012    
January 390,015 258,927
February 490,316 341,405
March 376,053 259,840
     
FY 2012/13    
2012    
April 292,705 194,380
May 385,319 232,301

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