Reporting and Analytics

Become the strategic partner that other teams count on.

Identify risks, uncover opportunities, monitor trends, and drill into contributing factors. Workday provides HCM analytics and transactions in a single system, delivering a comprehensive view of your workforce.

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Improve visibility into workforce and organisational health.

Tailor analytics to meet the needs of your business.

Drill down from analytics into transactional detail.

Empower smarter business decisions with rich insight.

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CIPD. People analytics: driving business performance with people data
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Discover key trends at a glance.

Make smarter decisions with insight into your workforce. Workday helps you uncover what to prioritise and where to invest your valuable resources.

  • Analyse workforce demographics across generation, location, and more on any device.

  • Visualise headcount and turnover trends, such as voluntary, new-hire, and high-performer turnover.

  • Surface diversity trends using delivered reports and tools, like the pay equity dashboard.

  • Pay your people fairly, according to your compensation philosophy, with total rewards reports and dashboards.

Help your people grow.

Analyse talent and people data in Workday to help the people in your organisation reach the next level in their careers, plan for successions, and manage talent risks.

  • See who is developing high-performing teams and who needs help.

  • Locate gaps in the leadership pipeline and identify top candidates.

  • Help your employees evolve with opportunity graphs, competency assessments, and learning recommendations.

  • Compare learning and development investments with performance and promotion rates to see what’s working.

Hire and keep great people.

With Workday reporting and analytics, you can  identify what your people want to keep them engaged.

  • Keep a pulse on your workforce with key indicators shown in your org chart.

  • Use predictive retention analysis to identify employees at risk.

  • Make better recruiting decisions with quality-of-hire metrics.

  • See which roles and organisations need more attention to improve diversity and engagement.

  • Benchmark your organisation's performance with peer companies using Workday Data-as-a-Service.

Blend operational and people data for deeper insight.

Understand productivity, training effectiveness, staffing demands, and so much more. With Workday, you can provide leadership with a complete picture of people and operations to run the business better than ever.

  • Intuitively prepare and blend data from any source to eliminate information silos.

  • Put critical operational insights into the right hands, with the right level of detail, at the right time.

  • Centrally manage permissions and govern data according to a single security model.

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Workforce insights, powered by augmented analytics.

Using powerful augmented analytics technology, Workday People Analytics* surfaces key metrics and their underlying drivers to help you quickly understand and act on critical workforce trends.

  • Focus on what matters, with opportunities and risks presented as dynamic “stories”.

  • Understand what’s happening and why with clear narratives written in everyday language. 

  • Do away with time-consuming, manual analysis and focus on more strategic work. 

  • Detect patterns that you might not see or have time to discover.

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*Workday People Analytics – Important notice

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