Work Variance custom field shows
the difference between the originally planned work of a task Baseline
Work and the currently scheduled Work. VIP Task Manager Professional automatically calculates Work Variance by the
Work Variance = Work - Baseline Work
Work Variance custom field helps estimate whether your
currently scheduled work coincides with originally planned baseline work. For
example, you scheduled work 4 months ago. by viewing Work Variance custom field
you will be able to estimate your actual progress.
If the value of Work Variance custom field is with negative
format, you scheduled less work for the task than it was originally estimated.
If the value of Work Variance custom field is with positive
format, you scheduled more work for the task than it was originally estimated.
If the value of Work Variance custom field is zero, the
currently scheduled work is the same as the originally estimated work.
custom filed Work Variance please follow the steps below:
- Create the following custom
to: Tools/Custom fields and press "Ins" button
in "Title" field enter "Work
- In "Code" field enter "cf_work_variance"
- In "Type" field select "Duration"
and click "Ok" button
- in "Formula" field enter the
$cf_work - $cf_baseline_work
to display the value of custom
field Work Variance on Task List or Task Tree please go to Task List or
Task Tree, click Task List Columns or Task Tree Columns button and check the custom field "Work