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HassanAli123
Helper I
Helper I

calculate employee position Duration

Hi, i am posting this again.

i have a table and i want to calculate time period for a person's current position mean how much time he spent on the specific role. for example Amanda in 2015 was on ED portfolios role till 2019. the duration should be "3 year and 3 months" for ED portfolios position and for ED public services position it should be from 2019 to till 2022 currently, like this for all employee. how to achieve it in DAX.

Data types of columns
Employee Name :- Text
Effective_From :- Date
Current_position & Previous_position:- Text


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@HassanAli123 , That will not add up 

 

New column =
var _min = minx(filter(Table, [Employee Name] = earlier([Employee Name]) && [Effective from] > earlier([Effective from])), [Effective from])

var _diff = datediff([Effective from], coalesce(_min, today()), month)
return Quotient(_diff ,12) & " Years " & Mod(_diff ,12)  & " Months"

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amitchandak
Super User
Super User

@HassanAli123 ,
Can you share sample data and sample output in table format? Or a sample pbix after removing sensitive data.

 

want to check why this did not work

 


New column =
var _min = minx(filter(Table, [Employee Name] = earlier([Employee Name]) && [Effective from] > earlier([Effective from])), [Effective from])
return
datediff([Effective from], coalesce(_min, today()), month)/12.0

Hi @amitchandak 
it worked thanks but the output is showing like 8.02 and 2.08. i want this like 8years and 2months in this format
Thanks again if you help me to get this format

@HassanAli123 , That will not add up 

 

New column =
var _min = minx(filter(Table, [Employee Name] = earlier([Employee Name]) && [Effective from] > earlier([Effective from])), [Effective from])

var _diff = datediff([Effective from], coalesce(_min, today()), month)
return Quotient(_diff ,12) & " Years " & Mod(_diff ,12)  & " Months"

it is throwing this error.

Error.PNG

@HassanAli123 , This is going to be text, You do not have such a date format

Thank you @amitchandak i got the solution

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