As a result of the growth in the data analysis industry, there have been several knock-on effects regards the skills required:
- Computer science students, Data scientists, need better reference materials.
- Big data sets are produced daily, for that reason better tools and techniques are needed when analyzing data.
- The industry’s career opportunities are vast; the need to access information quickly has become more important.
- Overall there are no entry requirements to get into this area, understanding data analysis methods better have become an important skill for all practising analysts.
- Applying the most appropriate data analysis technique is important, staying up to date is critical.
Based in Ireland, we are offering online tutorials through:
Youtube videos – to complement our blog posts we also have included YouTube videos, which aim to show how the technique discussed can be applied. As it stands we have in excess of fifty videos, with more coming soon over a wider set of technologies.
Blog posts – the website caters for all skill levels and abilities. The aim is to provide data analysis tools that you could walk into your desk, and apply easily.
We cover a wide range of topics including:
- Data cleansing.
- Updating Excel files with Python
- Machine Learning
- Using regular expressions
- Grouping and aggregating
- Graphical user interfaces
The aim of establishing the website is to:
There are a variety of tasks that a data analyst will complete. To this end we will look to support them as follows:
- Explanation of different techniques.
- An overview of errors they may occur and how to fix them.
- The use of code that looks to reduce duplication, increases productivity when reading in raw data.
The benefits that we aim to provide data analysts are as follows:
- Solutions to reflect real-life situations you may encounter in work or college when working on different types of data.
- Whether you are learning python programming or R programming, the programming language added will give you a broader skillset.
- You will see the full code working in a video with prompts to explain as we go along.
- The addition of related videos will help expand the knowledge and skills of visitors to the website.
Our website offers you the opportunity to turn your data into meaningful insights by having:
- Useful information that will help you have better data metrics.
- Providing quality walkthroughs that will help you build better advanced analytics.
- Outside of the English language, you can also view the other languages we support in the top right-hand side of this page.