Financial year 2020-21

Skills Bootcamps Completions and Outcomes

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Data files

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Skills bootcamp outcomes

Geographic levels
Time period

Summary of the outcomes from Skills Bootcamps for September 2020 to March 2021

Variable names and descriptions

Variable names and descriptions for this file are provided below:

Variable nameVariable description
new_employmentNew employment (including full-time, part time, temporary or Apprenticeship)
new_opportunitiesParticipant becoming or continuing in self-employment with new opportunities
new_responsibilitiesParticipant continuing in current employment with new or increased responsibilities
new_roleParticipant gaining new role with current employer
no_changeNo change or no outcome information reported
number_completingNumber completing bootcamp
number_of_participants_reportedNumber of participants reported
number_of_providersNumber of providers
  1. The total number of participants reported. Some providers only submitted data for participants who completed a Bootcamp. Therefore this field is not used in calculations but shown for information only.
  2. Participant reported as having no change in outcome following the Bootcamp. Includes non-responses as it is not possible to distinguish these from genuine non-outcomes.