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Written by Will Lytle, Luke Thomas, and Kerry Seaton

Ticket Scope

Choose your sprint and see how the scope of that sprint changed, seeing added and removed tickets each day
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Written by Kerry Seaton
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Created pull requests

The number of pull requests created on your code repositories
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Written by Will Lytle
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Backlog Health

Understand how healthy your backlog is and if your change pipeline is in the correct state to support delivery
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Written by Will Lytle
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Code Cycle Time

Core to your engineering and delivery capability is the Pull Request process, and this metric will give you key insight into its efficiency
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Written by Will Lytle
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Sprint Flow

Track exactly how tickets are progressing throughout a Sprint, enabling you to spot potential risks to meeting your Sprint goals
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Written by Will Lytle
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Code knowledge

How well is knowledge spread across your engineering teams? By looking at the relationship between PR author and commenters we can find out
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Written by Will Lytle
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Release/Fix Version Flow

Track progress against a specific release or fix version, for those teams and programmes who are very release or project oriented
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Written by Will Lytle
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Ticket/Story Points Flow

Track how a release, sprint, project or some other scope of work is evolving over time to spot any potential risks to your delivery
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Written by Will Lytle
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Removing Outliers with percentiles

Exclude statistical outliers by refining the range of data included in certain key rate metrics
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Written by Will Lytle
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Mean workflow cost

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Written by Will Lytle
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Ticket commit hotspots

Highlights the relationship between your tickets and the affected number of files in your codebase
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Written by Will Lytle
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Story points scope

Choose your sprint and see how the scope of that sprint changed, seeing added and removed story points each day
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Written by Will Lytle
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Time between deployments

Measuring the mean average of time between the deployments
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Written by Will Lytle
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Speeding transitions rate

Sometimes tickets are moved through transitions/statuses faster than we might expect
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Written by Will Lytle
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Ticket complexity

Using a variety of different measurements you are able to understand the complexity of completed tickets
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Written by Will Lytle
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Mean time to resolve PRs

Pull requests are an important part of the development process, but how quickly are they being reviewed and merged?
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Written by Luke Thomas
Updated over a week ago

Total workflow cost

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Written by Will Lytle
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Unresolved tickets story points

All the same views as Unresolved Tickets of backlogs, work in progress, and burndown charts but organised by Story Points
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Written by Will Lytle
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Workflow Failure Rate

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Frequency of deployments

Summarised as a number of deployments per day, a great core metric to monitor as you strive toward continuous delivery
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First Time Pass Rate & Return Rate

Do tickets pass through your workflow from left to right in one clean pass, or are returns and defects affecting your delivery
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Written by Will Lytle
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Unresolved tickets

An incredibly versatile metric allowing you to create views of backlogs, work in progress and related burndown charts
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Written by Will Lytle
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Mean Time To Recover from Workflow Failures

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Written by Will Lytle
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Number of deployments

Get full visibility of production deployments across all your CI/CD pipelines
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Written by Will Lytle
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Mean Time Between Workflow Failures

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Written by Will Lytle
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Sprint (target/work added) completion

Core Scrum metric so you can understand the overall success of your sprints and a closer look at the outcome of tickets at sprint end
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Written by Will Lytle
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Mean Workflow Time

Looks at the mean average of workflow run times
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Written by Will Lytle
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Make dashboard chart

Choose the best visualisation for each metric card that you want to make available on the dashboard view
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Written by Will Lytle
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Returned tickets

Great way to see tickets that have moved the wrong way in your workflow, and you get to choose the 'return' transitions
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Written by Will Lytle
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Delivery time

Time is a critical factor in software delivery, so being able to understand Lead/Cycle time and potential bottlenecks makes this a must-have
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Written by Will Lytle
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Number of Workflows

The raw count of the number of workflows that have been run
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Written by Will Lytle
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Flakiest Files

A sorted list of files in the codebase and how frequently a commit resolves in a failed build
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Written by Will Lytle
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Created tickets

Get an instant view of the created tickets across your ticket data, allowing the usual flexibility in breakdowns and filters
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Written by Will Lytle
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Completed tickets story points

If you use Story Points then this will allow you to explore the total completed by a variety of different perspectives
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Written by Will Lytle
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Completed tickets

A simple but highly configurable way to understand what you are delivering, either by ticket count, story points or any numeric field
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Commits without a ticket reference

If you need full audit history between your tickets and your code commits, then you'll want to see the gaps this metric highlights
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Written by Will Lytle
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Flow efficiency

Do your tickets spend time queuing? Find out the active vs inactive time of your completed tickets
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Written by Will Lytle
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Commits without a pull request

If your process defines that every commit should have a related pull request, then this will tell you when they don't
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Written by Will Lytle
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Commits Count

Pure engineering metric looking at all commits to all branches for the in-scope code repositories
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Written by Will Lytle
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