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Microsoft Project: Add formula into custom field

I need to make report that shows how the delay of task affects the others. So, I save the baseline and shows it in the timeline of Microsoft Project. To be more visible, I want to add the custom field that shows how many days the tasks is delay from the original schedule. Here are the steps to add the calculated custom field.

Environment: Microsoft Project 2010
First of all, you need to save "Baseline" for the original schedule to compare with the change. Select "Project" tab. Then click at "Set Baseline..." and "Set Baseline...". There will be "Set Baseline" pop-up screen. Click at drop down list and select "Baseline". You can choose any Baseline number depends on how many Baseline version you want to save. Click "OK" to save Baseline. To show Baseline in Timeline, select "Format" tab. Then, select "Baseline" button and select "Baseline". You can select other choice if you save into other …