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Operation: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment

This operation allows the requesting of a merit adjustment for an employee via the Request Employee Merit Adjustment business process.


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Web Service

 

Request

 

Response

 

Element(s)

 

Request Element: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Request

Web service operation to request a merit adjustment for an employee.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@version string [0..1] Web Service version  
Business_Process_Parameters  Business_Process_Parameters  [0..1]  Container for the processing options for a business process. If no options are submitted (or the options are submitted as 'false') then the business process is simply initiated as if it where submitted on-line with approvals, reviews, notifications and to-do's in place. If the Initiator is an Integration System User, any validations you configured on the Initiation step are ignored.   
Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data  Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data  [1..1]  Wrapper Element for the Request Employee Merit Adjustment business process.   
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Response Element: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Response

Response element for the Request Employee Merit Adjustment business process.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@version string [0..1] Web Service version  
Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Event_Reference  Unique_IdentifierObject  [0..1]  Reference element representing a unique instance of Request Employee Merit Adjustment business process.   
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Business_Process_Parameters

part of: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Request
Container for the processing options for a business process. If no options are submitted (or the options are submitted as 'false') then the business process is simply initiated as if it where submitted on-line with approvals, reviews, notifications and to-do's in place. If the Initiator is an Integration System User, any validations you configured on the Initiation step are ignored.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Auto_Complete  boolean  [0..1]  When set to "true" or "1", the business process is automatically processed. This means that all approvals will be automatically approved in the system, all reviews and to-do's will be automatically by-passed, and all notifications will be automatically suppressed.   
Run_Now  boolean  [0..1]  Indicates the transaction should process to completion before the response is generated. Note: All < v12 operations will process with Run_Now = True for backwards compatibility but please review this setting in your environment for performance conditions.   
Comment_Data  Business_Process_Comment_Data  [0..1]  Captures a comment for the Business Process.   
Business_Process_Attachment_Data  Business_Process_Attachment_Data  [0..*]  Element for the attachments pertaining to a Event entered through a web service. 
Validation Description
This Business Process Type has been configured to not accept Event Attachments.   
 
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Business_Process_Comment_Data

part of: Business_Process_Parameters
Captures a comment for the Business Process.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Comment  string  [0..1]  Free form comment regarding the business process. 
Validation Description
This Business Process has been configured to disable comment. Please remove the comment or change the setting in the Business Process Policy or tenant setup.   
 
Worker_Reference  WorkerObject  [0..1]  Default the Person making the comment to the processing person if not submitted via the web service.   
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WorkerObject

part of: Business_Process_Comment_Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  WorkerObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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WorkerObjectID

part of: WorkerObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Contingent_Worker_ID, Employee_ID  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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Business_Process_Attachment_Data

part of: Business_Process_Parameters
Element for the attachments pertaining to a Event entered through a web service.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
File_Name  string (255)   [1..1]  Filename for the attachment.   
Event_Attachment_Description  string  [0..1]  Free form text comment about the attachment.   
Event_Attachment_Category_Reference  Event_Attachment_CategoryObject  [0..1]  Category of attachment. 
Validation Description
This Business Process Type has been configured to not accept Attachment Categories.   
 
File  base64Binary  [0..1]  Binary file contents.   
Content_Type  string (80)   [0..1]  Text attribute identifying Content Type of the Attachment.   
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Event_Attachment_CategoryObject

part of: Business_Process_Attachment_Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  Event_Attachment_CategoryObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Event_Attachment_CategoryObjectID

part of: Event_Attachment_CategoryObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Document_Category__Workday_Owned__ID, Document_Category_ID  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data

part of: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Request
Wrapper Element for the Request Employee Merit Adjustment business process.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Employee_Reference  EmployeeObject  [1..1]  Reference element representing a unique instance of Employee.   
Position_Reference  Position_ElementObject  [0..1]  Employee's current position. Used in multiple-job scenarios. 
Validation Description
The job is not valid for the employee.   
The employee you have selected has more than one job. You must supply the job to which this operation applies.   
Position submitted is not filled as of the effective date.   
There is another pending compensation process for position [position].   
 
Merit_Increase_Effective_Date  date  [1..1]  Date for the employee merit adjustment.   
Merit_Plan_Reference  Merit_Percent_PlanObject  [0..1]  Reference element representing a unique instance of Merit (Percent) Plan. 
Validation Description
Plan is required since system was unable to default from the existing compensation.   
The Merit Plan [plan] has not been assigned to [position].   
 
Merit_Reason_Reference  Event_Classification_SubcategoryObject  [0..1]  Reference element representing a unique instance of Merit Reason.   
Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Sub_Data  Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data  [1..*]  Data element for the Request Employee Merit Adjustment business process.   
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EmployeeObject

part of: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  EmployeeObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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EmployeeObjectID

part of: EmployeeObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Employee_ID  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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Position_ElementObject

part of: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  Position_ElementObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Position_ElementObjectID

part of: Position_ElementObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Position_ID  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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Merit_Percent_PlanObject

part of: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  Merit_Percent_PlanObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Merit_Percent_PlanObjectID

part of: Merit_Percent_PlanObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Compensation_Plan_ID  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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Event_Classification_SubcategoryObject

part of: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  Event_Classification_SubcategoryObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Event_Classification_SubcategoryObjectID

part of: Event_Classification_SubcategoryObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Benefits_Event_Subcategory_ID, Change_Job_Subcategory_ID, End_Additional_Job_Subcategory_ID, Event_Classification_Subcategory_ID, General_Event_Subcategory_ID, Leave_of_Absence_Type_ID, Termination_Subcategory_ID, Undo_Move_Subcategory_ID  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data

part of: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data
Data element for the Request Employee Merit Adjustment business process.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Base_Pay_Plan_Reference  Salary_Pay_PlanObject  [0..1]  Salary or hourly plan to update or assign. Doesn't default for Request Compensation Change. 
Validation Description
Plan is required since system was unable to default from the existing compensation.   
The Base Pay Plan [plan] has not been assigned to [position].   
 
Percent_Change [Choice]   decimal (21, 6)   [1..1]  Percent of the compensation basis defined on the salary or hourly plan. Workday calculates the amount using this percent. Mutually exclusive from the amount.   
Amount_Change [Choice]   decimal (26, 6)   [1..1]  Amount difference from the compensation change.   
New_Amount [Choice]   decimal (26, 6)   [1..1]  New amount for the employee merit adjustment.   
Currency_Reference  CurrencyObject  [0..1]  Reference element representing a unique instance of Currency. 
Validation Description
Currency is required due to an amount entered or is required for plan [plan] and system was unable to default from the plan.   
 
Frequency_Reference  FrequencyObject  [0..1]  Reference element representing a unique instance of Frequency. 
Validation Description
Frequency is required for plan [plan] and system was unable to default from the plan.   
 
Compensation_Comment  string  [0..1]  Comment for the employee merit increase adjustment.   
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Salary_Pay_PlanObject

part of: Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  Salary_Pay_PlanObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Salary_Pay_PlanObjectID

part of: Salary_Pay_PlanObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Compensation_Plan_ID  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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CurrencyObject

part of: Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  CurrencyObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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CurrencyObjectID

part of: CurrencyObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Currency_ID, Currency_Numeric_Code  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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FrequencyObject

part of: Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  FrequencyObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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FrequencyObjectID

part of: FrequencyObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Frequency_ID  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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Unique_IdentifierObject

part of: Request_Employee_Merit_Adjustment_Response
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  Unique_IdentifierObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Unique_IdentifierObjectID

part of: Unique_IdentifierObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  IID, WID  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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WorkerReferenceEnumeration

part of: WorkerObjectID
Base Type
string
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Event_Attachment_CategoryReferenceEnumeration

part of: Event_Attachment_CategoryObjectID
Base Type
string
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EmployeeReferenceEnumeration

part of: EmployeeObjectID
Base Type
string
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Position_ElementReferenceEnumeration

part of: Position_ElementObjectID
Base Type
string
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Merit_Percent_PlanReferenceEnumeration

part of: Merit_Percent_PlanObjectID
Base Type
string
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Event_Classification_SubcategoryReferenceEnumeration

part of: Event_Classification_SubcategoryObjectID
Base Type
string
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Salary_Pay_PlanReferenceEnumeration

part of: Salary_Pay_PlanObjectID
Base Type
string
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CurrencyReferenceEnumeration

part of: CurrencyObjectID
Base Type
string
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FrequencyReferenceEnumeration

part of: FrequencyObjectID
Base Type
string
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Unique_IdentifierReferenceEnumeration

part of: Unique_IdentifierObjectID
Base Type
string
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