Workday    Workday Web Services (WWS) Directory (v22.0)

The following directory provides the (v22.0) WWS API Documentation for our SOAP-based web services with corresponding WSDL and XML Schemas (XSD's).

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Service Directory Legend

WSDL - Click on this icon to display the Web Service Description Language (WSDL) for a service.
XML Schema - Click on this icon to display the XML Schema (XSD) for a service.


Click a web service for a directory of operations in that service.


Service Description Definitions
Absence_Management The Absence Management Web Service contains operations that expose absence-related data, including Employee Time Off and Absence Inputs for time off and accrual adjustments and overrides, and Leave Requests, in Workday Human Capital Management Business Services.  wsdlschema
Benefits_Administration The Benefits Administration Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Human Capital Management Business Services benefits-related data.  wsdlschema
Cash_Management The Cash Management Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Financials Cash Management data. It includes data relative to Banking.  wsdlschema
Compensation The Compensation Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Human Capital Management Business Services compensation-related data.  wsdlschema
External_Integrations The External Integrations Web Service provides an operation that informs external systems of Integration Events that have been triggered from within Workday. The WSDL for this service provides the structure that needs to be implemented by an external system to receive event "Launch" information.  wsdlschema
Financial_Management The Financial Management Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Financials data. It includes data relative to Accounts, Accounting, Business Plans, Financial Reporting, Tax and more.  wsdlschema
Human_Resources The Human Resources Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Human Capital Management Business Services data, including Employee, Contingent Worker and Organization information. This Web Service can be used for integration with enterprise systems including corporate directories, data analysis tools, email or other provisioning sub-systems, or any other systems needing Worker and/or Organization data.  wsdlschema
Identity_Management The Identity Management Web Service contains operations that relate to Workday Identity and Access Management.  wsdlschema
Integrations This Web Service contains operations related to all Integrations within the Workday system.  wsdlschema
Notification The Notification Web Service provides an operation that informs external systems of business events that occur within Workday. The WSDL for this service provides the structure that needs to be implemented by an external system to receive notifications for their subscribed Workday business events. Subscriptions and Notification details (i.e. Endpoint and security information) are defined within the Workday application.  wsdlschema
Payroll The Workday Payroll Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Payroll data for integration with third parties (such as time and attendance).  wsdlschema
Payroll_Interface The Payroll Interface Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Human Capital Management Business Services data for integration with external payroll systems.  wsdlschema
Performance_Management The Performance Management Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Employee Performance Management Business Services data. This Web Service can be used for integration with other employee performance management systems.  wsdlschema
Professional_Services_Automation The Professional Services Automation Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Financials Business Services data for integration with Professional Services Automation (PSA) systems.  wsdlschema
Recruiting The Recruiting Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Human Capital Management Business Services data for integration with Talent Management and Applicant Tracking systems.  wsdlschema
Resource_Management The Resource Management Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Financials Resource Management data. It includes data relative to Suppliers, Supplier Accounts, Expenses, Business Assets and Projects.  wsdlschema
Revenue_Management The Revenue Management Web Service contains operations that expose Workday Financials Revenue Management data. It includes data relative to Customers, Customer Accounts, Prospect and Opportunities.  wsdlschema
Staffing The Staffing Web Service operations expose Workday Human Capital Management Business Services and data. These services pertain to staffing transactions for both employees and contingent workers, such as bringing employees and contingent workers on board.  wsdlschema
Talent This web service consists of operations for interfacing with the Workday Talent Management web service operations.  wsdlschema
Time_Tracking Exposes Workday Time Tracking service to ingest time data from external systems.  wsdlschema
Workforce_Planning The Workforce Planning Web Service operations expose Workforce Planning Business Services and data.  wsdlschema