Top 20 Dutch Vehicles

This week’s data set came from the Netherlands, analyzing the vehicles purchased by their citizens. Because the underlying data was in Dutch, I went through the exercise of translating all the additional text in to Dutch as that would be my ‘expected audience’. Because the data is static, the translation in this instance is easy. […]

Top 20 Dutch Vehicles

Sydney Ferry Utilization

This week examined the Transport Sydney Ferries data, and the number of passengers, the class of ticket and the destination over a 6 month period. I was stumped when I first got the data and I wasn’t sure really what I wanted to do, but what I landed on I ended up really liking and […]

Sydney Ferry Utilization

UK Prescription Data

This week we got to play with an enormous data set supplied by EXASOL; More than 700 million rows. The server was located in Germany and considering the size and distance you’d figure latency would be the death of this exercise. NOT SO. At one point I connected to my cell phone hot spot and […]

UK Prescription Data

Rise of the Machines

The Guardian published an article discussing the likelihood and potential impact of job automation. I liked the original viz, but I didn’t think it showed the true impact, which for me would be the number of people made redundant. So I tried to come up with a “Damage Ratio” which divided the Job Share, by […]

Rise of the Machines

The Secret of Success

This week the data comes to us form Visual.ly and spoke to what people from different social strata thought was the secret to success. Originally, this was presented in a spider chart, but I opted for good old, simple bar charts. Because of the dark background I created a worksheet to act as the legend […]

The Secret of Success

March Madness

This week’s data set was a great one on the NCAA Basketball tournament AKA March Madness. I decided to do a Team by Team analysis to see point differential and success per year. I really like the color palette, custom shape and overall flow of this one.

March Madness