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Kick-start your strategic conversations with Workforce Explorer, a new advanced dashboard suite for Senior Management and Human Resource professionals.

Explore data rich interactive dashboard suites providing analytical insights about staff metrics, to enhance your knowledge of key business areas within your institution.

Access Key Performance Indicator (KPI) style management dashboards combined with planning tools for analysts.


Recruitment & retention

Insights into turnover, loss of talent, estimated staff replacement costs. 

Staff demographics

Including sex, ethnicity, disability vs the national average and much more.


Identify performance trends, analyse staff costs against income and benchmarks.

Demographic capacity risk planning

Look at the age profile of your workforce to identify areas of risk over time.  








Workforce Explorer - Human Resources Analytical Insights

A convenient and trusted solution, giving you time to focus on higher-level analysis. Save time and effort, work more efficiently. 

Workforce Explorer will be accessible to universities within Heidi Plus in June 2019 via an annual subscription.

Pricing Structure 

The annual subscription fee for Workforce Explorer is priced using HESA’s Subscriber banding methodology, feel free to contact us to confirm your institution band. The average price point is £5,000 + VAT (HESA band E).

HESA Band Price HESA Band Price HESA Band Price
A £3,754 E £5,000 I £6,389
B £4,101 F £5,300 J £6,706
C £4,400 G £5,700    
D £4,700 H £6,015    

To register your interest or to request a demo, please complete our enquiry form. REGISTER YOUR INTEREST NOW

 Workforce Explorer Demographics     Workforce Explorer Staff by Sex

Jisc and HESA’s data excellence promise:

  • Robust data acquisition

  • Reliable insights

  • Quality assured

  • User tested

  • User friendly design

  • Fully supported and maintained

Contact HESA to find out more:     

Email us: [email protected]

Phone us: +44 (0) 1242 211 133

Tweet us: @ukhesa & @Jisc

Product Release Pathway

Over the next 12 months HESA and Jisc will launch a series of new and advanced analytical dashboard suites that will span a wide range of HESA collection, and third-party data sources, covering topics such as:  

  • Finance 
  • Staff
  • Students 
  • Research 
  • Estates 
  • HE Business and Community Interaction