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1008 Ratings
4 Ratings

Ceridian Dayforce HCM

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Score 7.3 out of 100

Feature Set Ratings

    Human Resource Management

    6.7

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    67%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 7/7 features

    Employee demographic data

    7.1
    71%
    425 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Employment history

    7.4
    74%
    455 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Job profiles and administration

    6.6
    66%
    446 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Workflow for transfers, promotions, pay raises, etc.

    7.1
    71%
    450 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Organizational charting

    6.2
    62%
    411 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Organization and location management

    6.4
    64%
    450 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Compliance data (COBRA, OSHA, etc.)

    6.0
    60%
    297 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Payroll Management

    7.0

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    70%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 7/7 features

    Pay calculation

    7.8
    78%
    486 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Support for external payroll vendors

    5.8
    58%
    244 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Off-cycle/On-Demand payment

    7.5
    75%
    56 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Benefit plan administration

    6.3
    63%
    389 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Direct deposit files

    8.0
    80%
    472 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Salary revision and increment management

    7.1
    71%
    373 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Reimbursement management

    6.4
    64%
    250 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Leave and Attendance Management

    6.9

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    69%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 3/3 features

    Approval workflow

    6.9
    69%
    417 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Balance details

    6.8
    68%
    431 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Annual carry-forward and encashment

    6.9
    69%
    353 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Employee Self Service

    6.8

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    68%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 5/5 features

    View and generate pay and benefit information

    7.5
    75%
    483 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Update personal information

    7.6
    76%
    492 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    View company policy documentation

    6.3
    63%
    335 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Employee recognition

    5.6
    56%
    177 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    View job history

    7.1
    71%
    404 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Asset Management

    4.3

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    43%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 1/1 features

    Tracking of all physical assets

    4.3
    43%
    82 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    HR Reporting

    5.8

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    58%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 3/3 features

    Report builder

    6.0
    60%
    491 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Pre-built reports

    6.0
    60%
    490 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Ability to combine HR data with external data

    5.3
    53%
    346 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Onboarding

    6.1

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    61%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 2/2 features

    New hire portal

    5.7
    57%
    298 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Manager tracking tools

    6.4
    64%
    266 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Performance and Goals

    6.1

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    61%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 4/4 features

    Corporate goal setting

    6.2
    62%
    165 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Individual goal setting

    5.9
    59%
    180 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Line-of sight-visibility

    6.0
    60%
    154 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Performance tracking

    6.2
    62%
    186 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Performance Management

    6.1

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    61%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 5/5 features

    Performance plans

    6.2
    62%
    193 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Performance improvement plans

    6.3
    63%
    169 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Review status tracking

    6.3
    63%
    198 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Review reminders

    5.9
    59%
    195 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Multiple review frequency

    5.7
    57%
    177 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Succession Planning

    5.6

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    56%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 4/4 features

    Create succession plans/pools

    5.3
    53%
    78 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Candidate ranking

    5.3
    53%
    82 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Candidate search

    6.2
    62%
    86 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Candidate development

    5.7
    57%
    79 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Recruiting / ATS

    6.3

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    63%

    Vector LMS

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    Ceridian Dayforce ranks higher in 7/7 features

    Job Requisition Management

    6.0
    60%
    227 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Company Website Posting

    6.3
    63%
    222 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Publish to Social Media

    6.2
    62%
    186 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Job Search Site Posting

    6.4
    64%
    215 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Duplicate Candidate Prevention

    6.8
    68%
    181 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Applicant Tracking

    6.1
    61%
    223 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Notifications and Alerts

    6.3
    63%
    217 Ratings
    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Learning Management

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    6.6

    Vector LMS

    66%
    Vector LMS ranks higher in 10/10 features

    Course authoring

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    6.0
    60%
    1 Rating

    Course catalog or library

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    7.0
    70%
    1 Rating

    Player/Portal

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    5.0
    50%
    1 Rating

    Learning content

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    6.0
    60%
    1 Rating

    Progress tracking & certifications

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.0
    80%
    1 Rating

    Assignments

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.0
    80%
    1 Rating

    Compliance management

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.0
    80%
    1 Rating

    Learning administration

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    5.0
    50%
    1 Rating

    Learning reporting & analytics

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    7.0
    70%
    1 Rating

    Social learning

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    6.0
    60%
    1 Rating

    Attribute Ratings

    • Ceridian Dayforce is rated higher in 1 area: Likelihood to Recommend

    Likelihood to Recommend

    6.8

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    68%
    531 Ratings
    6.0

    Vector LMS

    60%
    1 Rating

    Likelihood to Renew

    8.5

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    85%
    77 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Usability

    7.5

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    75%
    53 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Availability

    9.9

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    99%
    23 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Performance

    5.1

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    51%
    25 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Support Rating

    6.6

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    66%
    99 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    In-Person Training

    7.0

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    70%
    11 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Online Training

    8.8

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    88%
    17 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Implementation Rating

    5.7

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    57%
    72 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Configurability

    6.2

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    62%
    25 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Ease of integration

    8.0

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    80%
    16 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Product Scalability

    9.9

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    99%
    14 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Vendor post-sale

    8.9

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    89%
    36 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Vendor pre-sale

    9.9

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    99%
    24 Ratings

    Vector LMS

    N/A
    0 Ratings

    Likelihood to Recommend

    Ceridian

    Ceridian Dayforce is one of the large human capital management (HCM) system providers. I would expect most large organizations would have it on their shortlist if evaluating HCM providers. It has a variety of modules in the HR space. Our usage is limited to payroll and benefits for the United States. As an end user, I find it to be fairly intuitive and the integrations with other systems (SuccessFactors, third party benefits providers) in my experience has worked without issue.
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    Vector Solutions

    A good scenario for this program is when you need to roll out more customized and specific content that is targeted to a specific department or group. Each leader or department can create their own content that makes it easy for their own employees to complete and finish it at their own pace and on their own hours. It is not that great for leaders or administrators that want to create and upload custom content, this process is not easy and takes more time than it should.
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    Pros

    Ceridian

    • 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.
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    Vector Solutions

    • The user interface and command are fairly self-guiding and self-explanatory. It's not that difficult to know or figure out where to go next or what to click next.
    • The lesson progression and tracker are clear as well. You know easily where you are in a module, how much is left, etc. It also is easy for managers and those on the backend to track progress and see completion.
    • It reaches all employees virtually which is crucial since we are fully remote now and have employees in all time zones across the country.
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    Cons

    Ceridian

    • Benefits functions on HR side, too much manual entry.
    • I know it’s for protection purposes but it gets annoying when you constantly need to input a security code texted to you.
    • Wish the onboarding progress page for managers can automatically update instead of being needed to manually update.
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    Vector Solutions

    • Customizing the [Vector] LMS content can be difficult sometimes on the backend, it is not intuitive and our [Vector] LMS administrators have to get involved every time - even for simple customizations.
    • Improving the experience on the backend when loading or curating content needs improvement. Once it's uploaded it's fine, but getting to that point is cumbersome.
    • Platform stability is questionable at times in terms of timing out, glitches, having to restart modules, etc. This should be looked into and made more stable.
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    Pricing Details

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM

    Starting Price

    Editions & Modules

    Ceridian Dayforce HCM editions and modules pricing
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    Footnotes

      Offerings

      Free Trial
      Free/Freemium Version
      Premium Consulting/Integration Services

      Entry-level set up fee?

      Optional

      Additional Details

      Pricing Info

      Vector LMS

      Starting Price

      Editions & Modules

      Vector LMS editions and modules pricing
      EditionModules

      Footnotes

        Offerings

        Free Trial
        Free/Freemium Version
        Premium Consulting/Integration Services

        Entry-level set up fee?

        No setup fee

        Additional Details

        Likelihood to Renew

        Ceridian

        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.
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        Vector Solutions

        No answers on this topic

        Usability

        Ceridian

        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.
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        Vector Solutions

        No answers on this topic

        Reliability and Availability

        Ceridian

        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.
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        Vector Solutions

        No answers on this topic

        Performance

        Ceridian

        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.
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        Vector Solutions

        No answers on this topic

        Support Rating

        Ceridian

        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.
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        Vector Solutions

        No answers on this topic

        In-Person Training

        Ceridian

        Because the training we reviewed at Insights has changed how we use the system everyday. This is a key factor in our training.
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        Vector Solutions

        No answers on this topic

        Online Training

        Ceridian

        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.
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        Vector Solutions

        No answers on this topic

        Implementation Rating

        Ceridian

        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
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        Vector Solutions

        No answers on this topic

        Alternatives Considered

        Ceridian

        ADP Workforce Now is the system we used prior and that I still use for other consulting services, and this system falls far inferior to the functionality of Ceridian Dayforce especially in terms of payroll processing and delivery but also in other aspects like benefits, employee profile management, and access permissions.
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        Vector Solutions

        I was not involved in the selection process for [Vector] LMS; however, from my experiences with other platforms, this one seems to be solid. It's not perfect as no platform is, but it seems to get the job done especially for those on the user end. As mentioned, if you want to upload custom content it can be a task that requires more time and effort than it should.
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        Scalability

        Ceridian

        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.
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        Vector Solutions

        No answers on this topic

        Return on Investment

        Ceridian

        • 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.
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        Vector Solutions

        • I cannot speak to the cost of the platform as I wasn't involved in the process, but it seems to be a good investment. Most features are logical and easy to use unless you're on the backend.
        • The negative impact is most felt by leaders that want custom content to be created or uploaded. This is not a quick turnaround and can cause delays or issues.
        • The positive impact is it allows people to complete it at their own pace and can be reached by all employees. Especially in the virtual environment, it is really useful.
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