Yaware.TimeTracker vs Time Doctor
What Is Time Doctor?
Time Doctor is one of the applications that combines basic employees’ monitoring with time tracking. Screenshots are taken at random intervals, then all of this data is uploaded online for managers to review.
What Is Yaware.TimeTracker?
Yaware.TimeTracker monitors employee’s online and offline activities at the workplaces and keeps the records of time spent on used resources. Screenshots and snapshots are taken with min frequency 3 minutes. All the collected data is generated into reports.
How Much Time Will It Take to Use Time Doctor?
The initial set up of Time Doctor will take around 10 minutes for the system administrator and 3-5 minutes for the users of the tool plus a few minutes to watch training videos. In addition, it takes a few minutes each day to use the software.
How Much Time Will It Take to Use Yaware.TimeTracker?
Yaware.TimeTracker can be installed in less than 10 minutes with no technical skills required. There are no actions from employees’ side needed, as the software works fully automatically. So, it saves a lot of time each day.
Automatic Categorization for the Fair Assessment of the Employees
Time Doctors tracks time spent on used applications and visited websites. Yaware.TimeTracker outsteps. It automatically categorizes all used resources into three groups in accordance with their productivity status:
The report by categories will allow to define the most productive employee, or help to shorten the probation period, as it will be clear, if the new employee uses time productively.
Time Doctor provides its users with individual statistics, in contrast Yaware.TimeTracker offers more. Each employee can view how he/she uses time, if there are more productive, neutral or unproductive hours, and improve efficiency if needed.
Depending on job responsibilities, each department may have different apps and websites productive or unproductive. That is why, Yaware.TimeTracker allows e.g. specify Facebook as ‘productive’ site for marketing and ‘unproductive’ for web development. Time Doctor does not have this option.
Timesheets to Simplify Payroll Calculations
Unlike Time Doctor, Yaware.TimeTracke rprovides its users with an opportunity to run timesheets. They have information on number of worked days, schedule of each employee, data concerning days off and their reason, number of hours worked (per day).
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- Timesheet will allow you to:
- make payroll calculations more efficient
- lower costs, and make them more visible
- automate billing and invoicing.
Yaware.TimeTracker allows to take webcam snapshots. Thanks to this option you have an idea how the workplace of your employee looks like in remote locations, and not only. Time Doctor does not support this feature.
However, if you want to get the most objective data on employees’ productivity, you can install Yaware.TimeTracker in hidden mode. Then, employees will be unaware about monitoring. Time Doctor can be used only in open mode.