Date lodged: 5 July 2016
To ask the Scottish Government whether it uses external staff to fill temporary vacancies and, if so, who provides the staff.
Answered by: Derek Mackay 12 July 2016
The Scottish Government does use external staff to fill temporary vacancies. The suppliers are: - Pertemps; Brightwork; ASA Resourcing; Harvey Nash Group; Parity Professionals and Spring Technology.