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Variance Chart – XViz
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Sam McKay

CEO & Founder

Variance Chart – XViz
Analyze comparisons of two values across three distinct visualizations integrated into one visual.

The xViz Variance Chart for Power BI provides users with the capability to compare a performance and benchmark with variance visualized in both absolute & % terms.

Key Features:

  • Choose horizontal or vertical variance chart
  • Sort by Variance
  • Conditional Formatting
  • Ability to enable/disable absolute variance or % variance series
  • Customize width of the three series (base series, absolute variance, % variance)
  • Display average variance
  • Leverage RTL (Right-to-Left) support for languages such as Arabic
  • Capture “Negative Variance is Good” scenarios by changing colors
  • Customize # of data series to be displayed by default (with the rest available upon scroll)
  • Use Custom Theme
  • Consolidated tooltip

Use cases:

  • Comparing “Actual vs. Planned”, “Forecast vs. Planned”, and “Forecast vs. Previous Year”
  • Analysis of rainfall data over a period of time
  • Comparison of employment rates across regions over a specific period

When this add-in is used, it
Can read and make changes to your document.
Can send data over the Internet