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side-by-side comparison of ApplicantPro vs. Ceridian Dayforce
based on preference data from user reviews. ApplicantPro rates 4.3/5 stars with 79 reviews. By contrast, Ceridian Dayforce rates 4.2/5 stars with 555 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
(79)
4.3 out of 5
ApplicantPro
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
(555)
4.2 out of 5
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ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
Market Segments
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
Mid-Market (77.6% of reviews)
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
Enterprise (49.7% of reviews)
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ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
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Ceridian Dayforce
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ApplicantPro vs Ceridian Dayforce

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Ceridian Dayforce easier to use. However, ApplicantPro is easier to set up and administer. Reviewers also preferred doing business with ApplicantPro overall.

  • Reviewers felt that ApplicantPro meets the needs of their business better than Ceridian Dayforce.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that ApplicantPro is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Ceridian Dayforce over ApplicantPro.
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.9
Responses: 69
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.5
Responses: 491
Ease of Use
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.3
Responses: 69
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.4
Responses: 493
Ease of Setup
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.5
Responses: 43
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
7.0
Responses: 267
Ease of Admin
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.5
Responses: 44
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.0
Responses: 278
Quality of Support
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.9
Responses: 61
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
7.8
Responses: 435
Ease of Doing Business With
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.7
Responses: 41
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.4
Responses: 278
Product Direction (% positive)
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.0
Responses: 69
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.8
Responses: 486
Features
Sourcing
Social Sourcing
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.2
Responses: 37
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
9.0
Responses: 5
Job Posting
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.9
Responses: 48
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.3
Responses: 8
Candidate Sourcing Metrics
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.0
Responses: 38
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
9.2
Responses: 6
Candidate Search
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.3
Responses: 40
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.3
Responses: 6
Career Page Configuration
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.3
Responses: 37
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
7.9
Responses: 8
Platform Content
Forms Library
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.9
Responses: 11
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.2
Responses: 111
E-Forms
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.8
Responses: 12
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.2
Responses: 110
E-Signature
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
9.2
Responses: 12
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.4
Responses: 100
Background Checks
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
9.4
Responses: 8
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.7
Responses: 56
Offer Letter Approvals
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.8
Responses: 8
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.0
Responses: 73
Offer Letter Templates
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.5
Responses: 8
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.0
Responses: 75
Candidate Management
Dashboards
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.3
Responses: 46
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.3
Responses: 7
Workflow Building
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
7.8
Responses: 31
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
9.3
Responses: 7
Hiring Processes Tracking
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.1
Responses: 42
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
9.2
Responses: 6
Scheduling
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
7.4
Responses: 29
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
Not enough data available
Applicant Data Management
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.2
Responses: 38
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
9.0
Responses: 7
Candidate Evaluations
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.2
Responses: 30
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
Not enough data available
Automated Resume Parsing
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.1
Responses: 31
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.9
Responses: 6
Candidate-Facing Statuses
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.3
Responses: 26
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
9.3
Responses: 5
Platform Additional Functionality
Self-Service Portal
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.0
Responses: 9
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.7
Responses: 125
Automated Team Introductions
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.1
Responses: 7
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.2
Responses: 81
Compliance Training
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
7.1
Responses: 7
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.1
Responses: 66
Automated Onboarding Workflows
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.2
Responses: 10
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.5
Responses: 120
Onboarding Notifications
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.6
Responses: 11
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.2
Responses: 114
Platform Data
Time-to-Productivity Reporting
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.8
Responses: 7
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.2
Responses: 83
Onboarding Process Reporting
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
9.0
Responses: 8
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.1
Responses: 92
Visualization
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.6
Responses: 6
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.5
Responses: 27
Platform
Customization
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.6
Responses: 26
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.0
Responses: 197
Integration APIs
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.2
Responses: 16
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
7.9
Responses: 120
Internationalization
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.3
Responses: 15
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.1
Responses: 92
User, Role, and Access Management
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.4
Responses: 29
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.5
Responses: 214
Performance
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
9.0
Responses: 29
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.3
Responses: 194
Mobility
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.3
Responses: 25
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.1
Responses: 184
Reporting
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.4
Responses: 28
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
7.7
Responses: 214
Dashboards
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.5
Responses: 29
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.1
Responses: 147
Recruiting and Onboarding
Interview Scheduling
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
7.5
Responses: 23
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.3
Responses: 88
Onboarding
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
8.1
Responses: 19
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
8.5
Responses: 134
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of ApplicantPro were most often representing companies in the Mid-Market segment, while reviewers for Ceridian Dayforce were more commonly in the Enterprise segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
14.5%
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
4.8%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
77.6%
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
45.5%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro
7.9%
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce
49.7%
Reviewers' Industry
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro Industry
Hospital & Health Care
9.2%
Construction
6.6%
Health, Wellness and Fitness
5.3%
Education Management
5.3%
Banking
5.3%
Other
68.4%
Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce Industry
Retail
13.6%
Hospital & Health Care
6.3%
Non-Profit Organization Management
6.1%
Financial Services
3.3%
Hospitality
3.1%
Other
67.6%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
ApplicantPro
Debbi D.
Administrator in Sporting Goods

Customization, tracking for Affirmative Action Plans

Ceridian Dayforce
Renee M.
Administrator in Retail

Dayforce is an intuitive application that allows, with ease the set up of different user levels with the exact authority needed without having to compromise. In our retail organization we have several different users that require a different level of...

Most Helpful Critical Review
ApplicantPro
GS
Consultant in Human Resources

Doesn't show if applicant has applied to multiple job postings within the company.

Ceridian Dayforce
GH
Administrator in Human Resources

The reporting module needs improvement. Support needs serious improvement. Currently it can take them weeks and even months to resolve issues.

Discussions
ApplicantPro
ApplicantPro Discussions
How do I make sure I don't contact a candidate who has already been turned down
1 comment
MK
Hi, Misty. This is totally doable! I'm going to have a Client Success rep reach out to you to discuss it so keep an eye on your inbox. - Hannah, ApplicantProRead more
Speeding up Integration
1 comment
Madisen D.
MD
Hi, Madisen! We are actively looking into how to make the integration with Paylocity better. I'll have a support rep reach out to you via email to discuss...Read more
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Ceridian Dayforce
Ceridian Dayforce Discussions
Can you make the website more mobile compatible?
2 comments
Angelina T.
AT
We value your feedback! Are you referring to Ceridian.com or Dayforce? Read more
Who owns Dayforce HCM?
1 comment
G2
Dayforce HCM is owned by CeridianRead more
What services are useful for I9 screening, background verification?
1 comment
Shreshthi M.
SM
Equifax has been very easy to work with. They partner with Ceridian for I-9s, employment verifications, and background checks. We use them for I-9s and...Read more
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