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Brassodin
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Change bar colour depending on percentage change from trend line

Hello

 

What formula can I use in a custom column to give a sales value a number based on criteria below. I am checking percentage difference in sales for each period against budget for each period and wanting to to use a custom column to change the colour of the bar, just am not very good with DAX.

1) If sales for period is more than 10% under budget then the bar is red, example below is P02 (sales 15 budget 30 = 50% under budget = 1)

2) if sales for period is within 10% of budget then bar is amber, example below is P08 (sales 38 Budget 40 = 10% within budget) or P11 (sales 32 budget 30 = 10% within budget = 2)

3) If sales for period is more than 10% over budget then bar is green, example below is P06 (sales 41 budget 30 = 24% over budget = 3) 

 

Many thanks in advance

Carlo

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v-yangliu-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi  @Brassodin ,

I created some data:

vyangliumsft_0-1639466402599.png

Here are the steps you can follow:

1. Create measure.

Measure =
DIVIDE(
    MAX('MainTable'[Sales]),MAX('MainTable'[Budget])) -1
color =
SWITCH(
    TRUE(),
    [Measure] >= -0.5 && [Measure]<-0.1,"#4CAF50",
    [Measure] >= -0.1 && [Measure]<=0.1,"#FFC107",
    [Measure] > 0.1,"#f44336")

2. Format – Data color – Default color – fx.

vyangliumsft_1-1639466402601.png

3. Enter Default color – Data colors.

Format by – Field value

Based on field – [measure]

vyangliumsft_2-1639466402602.png

4. Result:

vyangliumsft_3-1639466402604.png

Best Regards,

Liu Yang

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly

 

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v-yangliu-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi  @Brassodin ,

I created some data:

vyangliumsft_0-1639466402599.png

Here are the steps you can follow:

1. Create measure.

Measure =
DIVIDE(
    MAX('MainTable'[Sales]),MAX('MainTable'[Budget])) -1
color =
SWITCH(
    TRUE(),
    [Measure] >= -0.5 && [Measure]<-0.1,"#4CAF50",
    [Measure] >= -0.1 && [Measure]<=0.1,"#FFC107",
    [Measure] > 0.1,"#f44336")

2. Format – Data color – Default color – fx.

vyangliumsft_1-1639466402601.png

3. Enter Default color – Data colors.

Format by – Field value

Based on field – [measure]

vyangliumsft_2-1639466402602.png

4. Result:

vyangliumsft_3-1639466402604.png

Best Regards,

Liu Yang

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly

 

parry2k
Super User
Super User

@Brassodin I discussed similar problem and you can check it in this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l2MRTFReCX0

 

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