[IS_PLACEMENT_TYPE] - Is Placement Type

22-Aug-2022 · Cath Fung

What is this?

A Yes/No question variable.

Check Whether the Placement is assigned to a certain Placement Type. Placement Type Code would be used in the formula.

What will the Value be Returned?

Y - if the Placement is configured to be a specified Placement Type within the Pay Period.

N - if the Placement has no Placement Type defined or not the Placement Type specified within the Pay Period.


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1. Basic Form

Check single Placement Type.

If the condition is correct, return the 1st value. Otherwise, returns the 2nd value.

Payroll Variable Description Usage
[IS_PLACEMENT_TYPE(Placement Type Code)] Check whether the Placement is configured to a specified Placement Type Only Staff Placement Type = Permanent would have HKD 1,000 allowance
IIF ('[IS_PLACEMENT_TYPE(Permanent)]'='Y',1000,0)

Staff Placement Type = PT would use 120 as pay rate. Staff with other Placement Type would use Average Daily Wages as pay rate

2. Parameters/Variations

Parameters/Variations Description Usage
| Check Multiple Placement Type [IS_PLACEMENT_TYPE(Permanent|Consultant)]