Universal Analytics (Google)

Name:

  • _ga - Google Analytics uniqud identifier
  • _gat - Google Analytics request rate throttling
  • _gid - Google Analytics

Purpose:

We use Google Analytics to help us gain an understanding of how people use the website, from this we can ensure that we offer the best content and user experience to our customers. All data collected is anonymous and we cannot identify you personally from the data.

Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data

Session ID (PHP)

Name:
  • PHPSESSID

Purpose:

PHP's Session ID tracking is used to determine if a user is browsing the Consultancy or Recruitment section of the site. Depending on which section is being browsed, we may change some of the layouts and colours accordingly.