Primary care trusts reported total efficiency savings of £5.8 billion in 2011-12 towards the Quality, Innovation, Productivity and Prevention challenge. These savings are split into 10 categories. Total savings in each category were published on page 26 of “The Year: NHS Chief Executive's Annual report 2011/12”. This report can be viewed at:
Separately, the Department estimates savings from the pay freeze at around £850 million on the Hospital and Community Health Services paybill in 2011-12. This reflects a headline pay freeze for all staff with full-time equivalent basic earnings of £21,000 or over and a £250 basic pay award for other staff.