Main Survey

workconditions_w4

Work Conditions module

Questions 39

workconditions_w4.jbperfpPay includes performance related pay

Type
choice
Text
Does your pay include performance related pay?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)

workconditions_w4.jbonusPay includes bonuses or profit share

Type
choice
Text
In the last 12 months have you received any bonuses such as Christmas or quarterly bonus, profit-related pay or profit sharing bonus, or an occasional commission?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)

workconditions_w4.jbrisePay includes annual increments

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
INCLUDE AS YES IF RESPONDENT IS AT TOP OF SCALE
Text
Some people can normally expect their pay to rise every year by moving to the next point on the scale, as well as receiving negotiated pay rises. Are you paid on this type of incremental scale?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)

workconditions_w4.tujbplUnion or staff assocciation at workplace

Type
choice
Text
Is there a trade union, or a similar body such as a staff association, recognised by your management for negotiating pay or conditions for the people doing your sort of job in your workplace?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)

workconditions_w4.tuin1Member of workplace union

Type
choice
Text
Are you a member of this trade union or association?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)
and if TUJBPL = 1 (there is a union or association at respondent's place of work)

workconditions_w4.jbpenPension: Employer runs a pension scheme

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
include contributory and non-contributory schemes
Text
Does your present employer run a pension scheme or superannuation scheme for which you are eligible?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)

workconditions_w4.jbpenmPension: Member of employers scheme

Type
choice
Text
Do you belong to your employer's pension scheme?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)
and if JBPEN = 1 (pension scheme at respondent's employer)

workconditions_w4.jbpeny4Year pension started

Type
number
Interviewer Instruction
TYPE IN YEAR
Text
When did you first join this scheme?
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)
and if JBPEN = 1 (pension scheme at respondent's employer)
and if JBPENM = 1 (respondent is a member of employer's pension scheme)

workconditions_w4.penmcnContributions made to employer's pension scheme

Type
choice
Text
Which of these statements best describes the contributions made by you to this employers scheme?
OptionLabel
1Contributions are deducted from my pay each week/month. The scheme is contributory.
2The scheme is called non-contributory but I do pay something to make additional provision for myself or my dependents.
3No contributions are deducted from my pay each week/month. The scheme is non-contributory.
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)
and if JBPEN = 1 (pension scheme at respondent's employer)
and if JBPENM = 1 (respondent is a member of employer's pension scheme)

workconditions_w4.penmpyPercentage of pay/salary made

Type
number
Interviewer Instruction
ENTER PERCENTAGE TO ONE DECIMAL PLACE
Text
What percentage of your pay or salary do you contribute to this scheme?
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)
and if JBPEN = 1 (pension scheme at respondent's employer)
and if JBPENM = 1 (respondent is a member of employer's pension scheme)
and if PENMCN = 1|2 (contributions are deducted from pay or makes additional provisions)

workconditions_w4.penmtpFinal pension calculated

Type
choice
Text
There are two main ways in which your pension entitlement can be worked out in an employers pension scheme. Which of these statements best describes how your pension will be calculated?
OptionLabel
1My pension will be related to my salary in my final year (or years) and the number of years I have been in the scheme
2My pension will be depend(ent) on the value of contributions paid to the scheme and the rate of return achieved on their investment
3SPONTANEOUS: Combination of the two statements/other
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)
and if JBPEN = 1 (pension scheme at respondent's employer)
and if JBPENM = 1 (respondent is a member of employer's pension scheme)
and if PENMCN = 3 (pension scheme is non-contributory)

workconditions_w4.penspbPartner receives benefits under occup pension scheme

Type
choice
Text
Can I check, will your husband/wife/partner receive benefits under this occupational pension scheme if they outlive you?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)
and if JBPEN = 1 (pension scheme at respondent's employer)
and if JBPENM = 1 (respondent is a member of employer's pension scheme)
and if HHGRID.LiveSp = 1 | HHGRID.Livewith = 1 (living with husband/wife/civil partner or currently cohabiting)

workconditions_w4.wktimeTimes of day usually worked

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
CODE ONE ONLY
Text
Which times of day do you usually work?
OptionLabel
1Mornings only
2Afternoons only
3During the day
4Evenings only
5At night
6Both lunchtimes and evenings
7Other times of day
8Rotating shifts
9Varies/no usual pattern
10Daytime and evenings
97Other
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.wkendsUsually works weekends

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
IF YES PROBE "IS THAT MOST/EVERY WEEKEND, OR SOME WEEKENDS?"
Text
Do you ever work at weekends?
OptionLabel
1Yes - most/every weekend
2Yes - some weekends
3No weekend working
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jbflexFlexible working arrangements

Type
multichoice
Interviewer Instruction
CODE ALL THAT APPLY
Text
I would like to ask about working arrangements at the place where you work. If you personally needed any, which of the following arrangements are available at your workplace?
OptionLabelAssociated Variables
1Part-time workingd_jbflex1 (d_indresp) mc part-time working
2Working term-time onlyd_jbflex2 (d_indresp) mc working term-time only
3Job sharingd_jbflex3 (d_indresp) mc job sharing
4Flexi-timed_jbflex4 (d_indresp) mc flexi-time
5Working a compressed weekd_jbflex5 (d_indresp) mc working a compressed week
6To work annualised hoursd_jbflex6 (d_indresp) mc to work annualised hours
7To work from home on a regular basisd_jbflex7 (d_indresp) mc to work from home on a regular basis
8Other flexible working arrangementsd_jbflex8 (d_indresp) mc other flexible working arrangements
96None of thesed_jbflex96 (d_indresp) mc none of these
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)

workconditions_w4.jbfxuseFlexible work use

Type
multichoice
Interviewer Instruction
CODE ALL THAT APPLY
Text
Do you currently work in any of these ways?
OptionLabelAssociated Variables
1Part-time workingd_jbfxuse1 (d_indresp) mc part-time working
2Working term-time onlyd_jbfxuse2 (d_indresp) mc working term-time only
3Job sharingd_jbfxuse3 (d_indresp) mc job sharing
4Flexi-timed_jbfxuse4 (d_indresp) mc flexi-time
5Working a compressed weekd_jbfxuse5 (d_indresp) mc working a compressed week
6To work annualised hoursd_jbfxuse6 (d_indresp) mc to work annualised hours
7To work from home on a regular basisd_jbfxuse7 (d_indresp) mc to work from home on a regular basis
8Other flexible working arrangementsd_jbfxuse8 (d_indresp) mc other flexible working arrangements
96None of thesed_jbfxuse96 (d_indresp) mc none of these
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)
and if JBFlex < 9 (flexible working is available at respondent's place of work)

workconditions_w4.jbfxinfInformal flexible working arrangements

Type
choice
Text
JBFlex less than 9Aside from any formal arrangements for flexible working you have, areJBFlex = noneAre you able to vary your working hours on an informal basis, for example by re-arranging your start or finish times if you need to?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
3Sometimes
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)

workconditions_w4.wkaut1Autonomy over job tasks

Type
choice
Text
In your current job, how much influence do you have over... What tasks you do in your job?
OptionLabel
1A lot
2Some
3A little
4None
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.wkaut2Autonomy over work pace

Type
choice
Text
(In general, how much influence do you have over...) The pace at which you work?
OptionLabel
1A lot
2Some
3A little
4None
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.wkaut3Autonomy over work manner

Type
choice
Text
(In general, how much influence do you have over...) How you do your work?
OptionLabel
1A lot
2Some
3A little
4None
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.wkaut4Autonomy over task order

Type
choice
Text
(In general, how much influence do you have over...) The order in which you carry out tasks?
OptionLabel
1A lot
2Some
3A little
4None
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.wkaut5Autonomy over work hours

Type
choice
Text
(In general, how much influence do you have over...) The time you start or finish your working day?
OptionLabel
1A lot
2Some
3A little
4None
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.depenth1Feels tense about job

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
IF RESPONDENT IS CURRENTLY ON LEAVE, THESE QUESTIONS REFER TO THE WEEKS PRIOR TO TAKING LEAVE.
Text
Thinking of the past few weeks, how much of the time has your job made you feel tense?
OptionLabel
1Never
2Occasionally
3Some of the time
4Most of the time
5All of the time
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.depenth2Feels uneasy about job

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
IF RESPONDENT IS CURRENTLY ON LEAVE, THESE QUESTIONS REFER TO THE WEEKS PRIOR TO TAKING LEAVE.
Text
(Thinking of the past few weeks, how much of the time has your job made you feel...) Uneasy?
OptionLabel
1Never
2Occasionally
3Some of the time
4Most of the time
5All of the time
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.depenth3Feels worried about job

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
IF RESPONDENT IS CURRENTLY ON LEAVE, THESE QUESTIONS REFER TO THE WEEKS PRIOR TO TAKING LEAVE.
Text
(Thinking of the past few weeks, how much of the time has your job made you feel...) Worried?
OptionLabel
1Never
2Occasionally
3Some of the time
4Most of the time
5All of the time
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.depenth4Feels depressed about job

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
IF RESPONDENT IS CURRENTLY ON LEAVE, THESE QUESTIONS REFER TO THE WEEKS PRIOR TO TAKING LEAVE.
Text
(Thinking of the past few weeks, how much of the time has your job made you feel...) Depressed?
OptionLabel
1Never
2Occasionally
3Some of the time
4Most of the time
5All of the time
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.depenth5Feels gloomy about job

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
IF RESPONDENT IS CURRENTLY ON LEAVE, THESE QUESTIONS REFER TO THE WEEKS PRIOR TO TAKING LEAVE.
Text
(Thinking of the past few weeks, how much of the time has your job made you feel...) Gloomy?
OptionLabel
1Never
2Occasionally
3Some of the time
4Most of the time
5All of the time
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.depenth6Feels miserable about job

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
IF RESPONDENT IS CURRENTLY ON LEAVE, THESE QUESTIONS REFER TO THE WEEKS PRIOR TO TAKING LEAVE.
Text
(Thinking of the past few weeks, how much of the time has your job made you feel...) Miserable?
OptionLabel
1Never
2Occasionally
3Some of the time
4Most of the time
5All of the time
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jblkchaWould like: Better job with same employer

Type
choice
Text
I am going to read out a list of things which you may or may not want to happen to your current employment situation. For each one can you please tell me whether you would like this to happen to you in the next twelve months. Would you like to get a better job with your current employer?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jbxpchaExpect: Better job with same employer

Type
choice
Text
JBLKCHA = 2Even though you would not like this to happen, doDo you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? (Get a better job with your current employer)
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jblkchbWould like: Work related training

Type
choice
Text
Would you like to take up work related training?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jbxpchbExpect: Work related training

Type
choice
Text
JBLKCHB = 2Even though you would not like this to happen, doDo you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? (Take up work related training)
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jblkchcWould like: New job with a new employer

Type
choice
Text
Would you like to start a new job with a new employer?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jbxpchcExpect: New job with a new employer

Type
choice
Text
JBLKCHC = 2Even though you would not like this to happen, doDo you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? (Start a new job with a new employer)
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jblkchdWould like: Start own business

Type
choice
Text
Would you like to JBSEMP = 1start up your own business?JBSEMP = 2start up a new business?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jbxpchdExpect: Start own business

Type
choice
Text
JBLKCHD = 2Even though you would not like this to happen, doDo you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? (Start up your own business/a new business)
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jblkcheWould like: Give up paid work

Type
choice
Text
Would you like to give up paid work?
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jbxpcheExpect: Give up paid work

Type
choice
Text
JBLKCHE = 2Even though you would not like this to happen, doDo you think this actually will happen in the coming twelve months? (Give up paid work)
OptionLabel
1Yes
2No
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBHAS = 1 | CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBOFF = 1 (did paid work last week or did no paid work last week but has a job)

workconditions_w4.jbsecJob security in next 12 months

Type
choice
Interviewer Instruction
READ OUT
Text
I would like you to think about your employment prospects over the next 12 months. Thinking about losing your job by being sacked, laid-off, made redundant or not having your contract renewed, how likely do you think it is that you will lose your job during the next 12 months? Is it...
OptionLabel
1Very likely
2Likely
3Unlikely
4Very unlikely?
Universe
if CURRENTEMPLOYMENT.JBSEMP = 1 (employee)