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Score 8.2 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

It is great for already hired employees. After you are already working with us to use the system is great for benefits, pay stubs, forms to fill out, time off requests. But prior to hire, we did not think the ATS system was ready for tracking applicants. There were many features such as bulk messaging applicants that were not available yet
Julie Freeberg | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

It's well suited for HR purposes and I think it's also very strong for recruitment reasons. However, it can be very confusing if you're not trained in it. I don't think it's appropriate for anything other than HR. For example, it would not be conducive for accounting, but it is conducive when a department needs to quickly find an employee.
Benicia Lie | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Human Resource Management

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
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Employee demographic data
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.0
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Employment history
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.0
PageUp
Job profiles and administration
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
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Workflow for transfers, promotions, pay raises, etc.
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
PageUp
Organizational charting
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.0
PageUp
Organization and location management
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.4
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Compliance data (COBRA, OSHA, etc.)
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
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Payroll Management

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.1
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Pay calculation
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.7
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Support for external payroll vendors
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.6
PageUp
Off-cycle/On-Demand payment
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.3
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Benefit plan administration
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.8
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Direct deposit files
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.7
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Salary revision and increment management
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.0
PageUp
Reimbursement management
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.8
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Leave and Attendance Management

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.9
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Approval workflow
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.2
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Balance details
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
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Annual carry-forward and encashment
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
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Employee Self Service

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.2
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View and generate pay and benefit information
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.6
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Update personal information
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.6
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View company policy documentation
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.0
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Employee recognition
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.4
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View job history
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.2
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Asset Management

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.3
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Tracking of all physical assets
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.3
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HR Reporting

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
6.9
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Report builder
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.0
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Pre-built reports
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.2
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Ability to combine HR data with external data
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
6.4
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Onboarding

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
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New hire portal
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.9
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Manager tracking tools
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.6
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Performance and Goals

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.6
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Corporate goal setting
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.5
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Individual goal setting
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.6
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Line-of sight-visibility
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.6
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Performance tracking
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
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Performance Management

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
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Performance plans
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
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Performance improvement plans
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.5
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Review status tracking
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
PageUp
Review reminders
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
PageUp
Multiple review frequency
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
PageUp

Succession Planning

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.3
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Create succession plans/pools
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.4
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Candidate ranking
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.3
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Candidate search
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.5
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Candidate development
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.2
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Recruiting / ATS

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.7
PageUp
8.5
Job Requisition Management
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.9
PageUp
9.0
Company Website Posting
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.1
PageUp
8.0
Publish to Social Media
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.6
PageUp
8.0
Job Search Site Posting
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.9
PageUp
9.0
Duplicate Candidate Prevention
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.4
PageUp
4.0
Applicant Tracking
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.6
PageUp
9.0
Notifications and Alerts
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.5
PageUp
9.0
Customized Application Form
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
PageUp
9.0
Resume Management
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
PageUp
9.0
Candidate Search
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
PageUp
9.0
Collaboration
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
PageUp
8.0
Task Creation and Delegation
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
PageUp
8.0
Email Templates
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
PageUp
9.0
User Permissions
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
PageUp
10.0
Reporting
Ceridian Dayforce HCM
PageUp
9.0

Pros

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

  • Benefits and Payroll Integration - changes happen in real time.
  • Workflows - still working on creating some but we created some so that when employees make changes, we are notified and that's great so nothing goes unnoticed.
  • Site is easy for employees to navigate and has a 'clean' presentation.
Dana Lyons | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

  • It has the ability to be easy to use and has multiple components that make it easy to quickly find employees.
  • I really enjoy using PageUp because once you're trained in it, it's very easy to use.
  • It's especially strong in being able to organize manage positions and you're able to put as much information as you need on the job descriptions.
Benicia Lie | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

  • Customer Support, bring back dedicated account managers.
  • Do not roll out new versions of the software until most bugs have been cleared. We are sick of being your guinea pigs. It disrupts our businesses!
  • Need a straight forward tax site that is user friendly.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

  • I think that PageUp could use improvement in the fact that sometimes the page shuts down on me when I'm typing up job positions.
  • A con would be that sometimes, the system can be really slow at times.
  • Another con would be that the system can be confusing if you aren't trained in it. You need training to be able to use it.
Benicia Lie | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

Ceridian Dayforce HCM 9.1
Based on 74 answers
We are highly invested in Ceridian's Dayforce product. It give us the flexibility and scaling that our growing company needs. Its potential reaches beyond the basic HR functions to the decision making that our Management Team needs. Ceridian is always innovating the employee and employee experiences to offer cutting edge options.
Priscilla Midkiff | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

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Usability

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

Ceridian Dayforce HCM 7.8
Based on 52 answers
I think it's very usable for the employee. I don't think it is as easy for the HR/PR admins - especially if there is an issue. There are so many setup screens that need to be looked at to try to figure out why payroll isn't calculating properly, hours aren't feeding over correctly, or benefits are not calculating properly. For the most part, they can't do their own troubleshooting. The same is true for the managers. Our managers find it cumbersome to go into make any schedule changes after the schedules have been generated.
MariBeth Theusch | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

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Reliability and Availability

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

Ceridian Dayforce HCM 9.2
Based on 23 answers
We have never experienced a total/unplanned outages that effected our ability to process payroll. However, there are times when the application's speed is significantly effected - and processing a payroll may take up to twice as long as normal.
Bethann DuBois | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

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Performance

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

Ceridian Dayforce HCM 5.6
Based on 25 answers
We haven't noticed any slow-down due to the integration of Dayforce WFM with our Ceridian HPL products (HRIS and Payroll). The new HTML view of the timesheets don't load as quickly as the old Silverlight view - however, we have gotten used to the change.
Bethann DuBois | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

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Support Rating

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

Ceridian Dayforce HCM 6.7
Based on 97 answers
Most of the time the support is great; it's not always super efficient but I always get the help I need. Occasionally it takes a lot longer than we had hoped or get conflicting responses. We had one ticket recently where we were told we would have to pay the service team to support us on the project and then another person called the next day with the solution to our query and was able to find a solution easily. Generally, though, the response is great and they either walk me though how to do something via a Zoom Meeting or they email step-by-step instructions on how to do it and say if I have questions we can set up a meeting to discuss further.
Karen Henry | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

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In-Person Training

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

Ceridian Dayforce HCM 7.1
Based on 11 answers
Because the training we reviewed at Insights has changed how we use the system everyday. This is a key factor in our training.
Dr. Anita Martin | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

No score
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Online Training

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

Ceridian Dayforce HCM 6.9
Based on 17 answers
The online training has been really good, I can do some online sessions/courses on my own time which is great for time management. The on line class type sessions have been really good too, they provide a great overview with some additional features or where and how to look to make some changes.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

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Implementation Rating

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

Ceridian Dayforce HCM 6.0
Based on 71 answers
Have a strong internal team. Communicate with your implementation team - they are there to make it work for you. Take the time to really think about how you want the system to work for you - in some cases, you may need to rethink your own business practices to see if you are working harder when the system could do it for you
Brenda Lebo | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

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Alternatives Considered

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

It is really nice to have all the various modules available under a single application. This has allowed our organization to rollout to all of our employees and streamline process throughout all levels of employees. We continue to tweak/customize our options knowing that DF is robust application that is continually working on a better experience for the customer.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

I have only used PageUp
Benicia Lie | TrustRadius Reviewer

Scalability

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

Ceridian Dayforce HCM 9.0
Based on 14 answers
Overall, we are extremely happy with the Dayforce WFM module. Our biggest pain point is concerning the twice annual software upgrades - which is the only reason I haven't rated them as a '10'. Because every customer is configured differently, the upgrades can sometimes have adverse effects on our current configured policies/rules. And although they roll-out the upgraded version in a test environment several weeks before go-live, not all testing is accurate in that environment. Some issues do not present themselves until you are working with live punches.
Bethann DuBois | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

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Return on Investment

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

  • There's no paper handling for employee's PTO requests, manager approvals, etc. This is a huge time-saving and hassle-saving aspect of the system.
  • Employees no longer print out their paychecks - it's all on the app. And we pay less for mailing checks all over the place.
  • Employees enroll in their benefits now, which was also a huge time, paper, and cost saving!
  • Employees attest that they received all of their meals and rests via the biometric clocks, so paper doesn't have to be kept - the system tracks that info now.
Jennifer Monson | TrustRadius Reviewer

PageUp

  • It has had a positive impact on our business objectives because we have been able to find great employees.
  • It also allows us to quickly find employees in the case there are payroll issues, so it increases business objectives.
  • It does have a negative impact in the sense that there can be duplicate employees so it can be difficult to make sure you have the right employees.
Benicia Lie | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

PageUp

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
8.0
PageUp
10.0

Likelihood to Renew

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
9.1
PageUp

Usability

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.8
PageUp

Reliability and Availability

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
9.2
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Performance

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
5.6
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Support Rating

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
6.7
PageUp

In-Person Training

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
7.1
PageUp

Online Training

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
6.9
PageUp

Implementation Rating

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
6.0
PageUp

Scalability

Ceridian Dayforce HCM
9.0
PageUp

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