Click here to monitor SSC
SQLServerCentral is supported by Redgate
 
Log in  ::  Register  ::  Not logged in
 
 
 


Using a Loop to Exclude Records


Using a Loop to Exclude Records

Author
Message
joshwirt
joshwirt
Forum Newbie
Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 3 Visits: 9
I need help with automating a process in SQL Server. I want to use a loop to exclude certain records.

Calculate the impact of each record to the “Average Selling Price” in the attached excel file.
For example, If you were to exclude the Aguirre purchase of SKU A in the US, what would be the “Average Selling Price” for A in the US?
Additionally, after itinerating over the 4 transaction for SKU B in the US, what is the ranking of each transaction regarding the impact to the ASP?


country   sku   customer   units   sales   unit price   Average Selling Price
us   a   aguirre   10   100   10   15.55555556
us   a   wirt   100   2000   20
us   a   emrich   3   50   16.66667
us   b   aguirre   34   100   2.941176   9.190627744
us   b   wirt   67   2000   29.85075
us   b   emrich   34   50   1.470588
us   b   jory   20   50   2.5


?
Evil Kraig F
Evil Kraig F
SSCertifiable
SSCertifiable (5.7K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.7K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.7K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.7K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.7K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.7K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.7K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.7K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 5697 Visits: 7660
joshwirt (6/20/2013)

Calculate the impact of each record to the “Average Selling Price” in the attached excel file.

Attached excel file? This sounds like homework or someone at the office asking for a very odd request.


For example, If you were to exclude the Aguirre purchase of SKU A in the US, what would be the “Average Selling Price” for A in the US?
Additionally, after itinerating over the 4 transaction for SKU B in the US, what is the ranking of each transaction regarding the impact to the ASP?

These questions are overloaded, but they're also horribly out of context. How do you want to rank the impact? Largest change from the average? Largest or smallest value? There's a lot to decide there. Also, dynamic filtering is usually not simple to do via T-SQL without expectations of how you want to filter. That example isn't specific enough to setup a parameterized request against.


country   sku   customer   units   sales   unit price   Average Selling Price
us   a   aguirre   10   100   10   15.55555556
us   a   wirt   100   2000   20
us   a   emrich   3   50   16.66667
us   b   aguirre   34   100   2.941176   9.190627744
us   b   wirt   67   2000   29.85075
us   b   emrich   34   50   1.470588
us   b   jory   20   50   2.5



This is not consumable, but semi-useful as an example if you wanted short answers to your questions. The problem is, I'm not sure what the question really is. You've asked us how to use a loop. I can explain that, but I don't know what you want to DO with the loop. Not a single question above requires one... and honestly I don't want to do your homework for you if that's what that is, or puzzle out the business requirement if it's not. Define your problem in consumable format (schema/sample data), show us what you've attempted and *specifically* what you're trying to get it to do (not vague examples) and we'll help you out.


- Craig Farrell

Never stop learning, even if it hurts. Ego bruises are practically mandatory as you learn unless you've never risked enough to make a mistake.

For better assistance in answering your questions | Forum Netiquette
For index/tuning help, follow these directions. |Tally Tables

Twitter: @AnyWayDBA
Phil Parkin
Phil Parkin
SSCrazy Eights
SSCrazy Eights (8.3K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (8.3K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (8.3K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (8.3K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (8.3K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (8.3K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (8.3K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (8.3K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 8310 Visits: 19457
Attached excel file? This sounds like homework or someone at the office asking for a very odd request.


The attached Excel file appears to have become detached.


Help us to help you. For better, quicker and more-focused answers to your questions, consider following the advice in this link.

If the answer to your question can be found with a brief Google search, please perform the search yourself, rather than expecting one of the SSC members to do it for you.

Please surround any code or links you post with the appropriate IFCode formatting tags. It helps readability a lot.
joshwirt
joshwirt
Forum Newbie
Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)Forum Newbie (3 reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 3 Visits: 9
This is an office request, not homework.

1) I am trying to figure out how to use a loop to see how the average selling price is affected if you take out one of the customer's orders. For example, if you were to exclude one of the Aguirre purchases of SKU A, what would be the “Average Selling Price” for A in the US?

2) I am trying to figure out the ranking of each order's ASP. Meaning which order's ASP affects the total ASP of the product as a whole.

Sorry for the confusion earlier. I pretty much copied and pasted his email.

Thanks
Sean Lange
Sean Lange
SSCoach
SSCoach (16K reputation)SSCoach (16K reputation)SSCoach (16K reputation)SSCoach (16K reputation)SSCoach (16K reputation)SSCoach (16K reputation)SSCoach (16K reputation)SSCoach (16K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 16542 Visits: 16997
In order to help we will need a few things:

1. Sample DDL in the form of CREATE TABLE statements
2. Sample data in the form of INSERT INTO statements
3. Expected results based on the sample data

Please take a few minutes and read the first article in my signature for best practices when posting questions.

_______________________________________________________________

Need help? Help us help you.

Read the article at http://www.sqlservercentral.com/articles/Best+Practices/61537/ for best practices on asking questions.

Need to split a string? Try Jeff Moden's splitter.

Cross Tabs and Pivots, Part 1 – Converting Rows to Columns
Cross Tabs and Pivots, Part 2 - Dynamic Cross Tabs
Understanding and Using APPLY (Part 1)
Understanding and Using APPLY (Part 2)
Go


Permissions

You can't post new topics.
You can't post topic replies.
You can't post new polls.
You can't post replies to polls.
You can't edit your own topics.
You can't delete your own topics.
You can't edit other topics.
You can't delete other topics.
You can't edit your own posts.
You can't edit other posts.
You can't delete your own posts.
You can't delete other posts.
You can't post events.
You can't edit your own events.
You can't edit other events.
You can't delete your own events.
You can't delete other events.
You can't send private messages.
You can't send emails.
You can read topics.
You can't vote in polls.
You can't upload attachments.
You can download attachments.
You can't post HTML code.
You can't edit HTML code.
You can't post IFCode.
You can't post JavaScript.
You can post emoticons.
You can't post or upload images.

Select a forum

































































































































































SQLServerCentral


Search