features

  • Examine and compare pre- and post-integration lists and calculated outcomes with statistics and charts over a wide range of metrics, on an individual or group basis
  • Analyze integrated list outcome models using any of the multiple attributes within the calculated datasets including time period selection, monthly and career compensation, job level granularity, and position percentage within job levels
  • Slice and group datasets by any dimension for additional insight into the real effects of integration proposals
  • Model and compare various pre- and post- job assignment special conditions within proposed integrated lists
  • Model job count changes on a per job category, per month basis
  • Model furlough and recall
  • Model an increase(s) in retirement age
  • Incorporate delayed implementation of list integration with smooth transition from separate to combined operation
  • Switch easily between basic and enhanced job level studies
  • Model “full flush” or “no bump no flush” rules for job assignment modeling
  • Study financial compensation metrics with or without an assumed increase (or decrease) in pay rates following contract expiration
  • Analyze combinations of any number of employee groups
  • Produce customized results for any subset of employee groups
  • Generate complete summary reports for all proposals in a matter of minutes
  • Share summary reports by copying a single output folder
  • Recalculate datasets in near real-time when inputs are modified
  • Experiment easily with “what-if” scenarios
  • Provide user data to seniority_list via a basic Excel spreadsheet interface
  • Identify differences in data values which may exist between Excel spreadsheets submitted by the parties
  • Edit proposed lists intuitively using an interactive visual interface and see the recalculated results almost immediately
  • Build “hybrid” lists using a hierarchy of attribute priorities
  • Reinsert inactive employees into the integrated list prior to producing a final list result in Excel format
  • Create/save/share publication-quality visualizations utilizing a variety of chart types, format styles, and/or color mappings

seniority_list includes considerable analysis capability through a comprehensive set of built-in plotting functions designed to be applied to the calculated datasets. The user is free to explore the model datasets with custom functions as well.