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2221651 - Behavior and Calculation of the Role Readiness Meter in Career Worksheet


  • How is the Role Readiness meter of the Career Worksheet calculated? 
  • The Role Readiness percentage that appears in Career Worksheet for Job Role is not correct. 
  • Can the thermometer be removed from the role node? 

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SAP SuccessFactors Career Development Plan Career Worksheet


The Role Readiness percentage can be calculated in two ways:

  • Summing up the number of ready competencies
  • Averaging out competency readiness

For complete information on how it is calculated for each option, refer to the Career Development Planning Implementation and Administration guide - Role Readiness.

Note: The readiness thermometer icon on the role node, only appears for 'Job Roles I'm Considering' and not for your current role:

Thermometer icon Career Worksheet.jpg

My Current Role_Career Worksheet.jpg

To remove the thermometer from the node, the readiness_meter configuration needs to be removed from the development template xml. After which it will look like this:

CWS No thermometer.jpg


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