# How Do You Calculate Staffing Needs?

How do you calculate headcount required?

Multiply the number of workers by 40 (8 hours a day x 5 days a week). Multiply the result by 52 (weeks in a year). Combine the hours worked by full-time and part-time employees. This is the total number of hours worked by all the employees.

How do you calculate FTE for staffing?

The calculation of full-time equivalent (FTE) is an employee's scheduled hours divided by the employer's hours for a full-time workweek. When an employer has a 40-hour workweek, employees who are scheduled to work 40 hours per week are 1.0 FTEs. Employees scheduled to work 20 hours per week are 0.5 FTEs.

How do you forecast resources in Excel?

• Go to Data Sheet to enter the data.
• Select data for Resource Name, Activity Fields.
• Enter data for in Start Date, End Date Fields.
• Also Enter Man Hours in Hours/Day Fields.
• Now check the Report Tab to Plan your Resource.
• ## How do you calculate outbound staffing?

Once the number of calls has been determined and allotted to the right days of week and times of day, then outbound call workload can be calculated for each hour or half-hour period, just like inbound calling. The workload is made up of the number of calls multiplied by the average handle time of a call.

## How do you calculate workload analysis?

The formula: task x time (to perform task) x frequency = basic workload. This is a fairly simple way to calculate the basic workload of most facilities.

## How is FTE calculated for part-time employees?

• To get to your FTE number, you first have to figure out the total weekly hours worked by your part-time employees [10 x 20 = 200].
• Then, you divide 200 by 30, which leaves you with 6.6. Now, round down. Add your full-time employee count to that number, and you get to an FTE number of 46.
• ## What is a staffing forecast?

A staffing forecast is a process of analyzing projected sales, launches and market expansions to gain insight on current, short and long-term staffing needs, the team at software company Asure writes. Essentially, staffing forecasting is predicting the company's supply and demand for employees.

## How do I create a resourcing plan?

• Determine the Resources Needed for the Project.
• Match the Right Resources to the Right Tasks.
• Budget the Right Amount of Time for Each Resource.
• Schedule Resources Based on Projected Availability.
• Keep a Pulse on Project Progress.