Hi, I'm Richard
Data analyst & storyteller.
I specialise in business intelligence, visualisation, analytics, data mining and SQL wrangling. Which is a wordy way of saying I deliver insights from numbers.
Here's where I write about random data related things.
22nd July '19 - This is bitter sweet. I've accepted a job with Nationwide Building Society as a consultant in their Business Intelligence unit, which is pretty much a dream job.
22nd Apr '19 - Power BI has been making enormous strides in the BI community for a while. I gave it a whirl for storytelling, and here's how it turned out...
10th Apr '19 - I loathe these charts so badly I was moved to write a guide to pimping them
5th Apr '19 - I finally got around to putting our local house price data on a public dashboard
3rd Jan '19 - New year, new job! This post is mostly a placeholder because it'll slow up the blogging.
19th Dec '18 - I noticed the London neighbourhoods of my childhood are getting a lot taller. Here's a look at the data behind London's new found love of apartment living
25th Nov '18 - How we helped Wessex Water respond to sewage incidents
19th Nov '18 - An idle play with Kepler.gl blew up and caught Government attention
22nd Oct '18 - I won a hack! My work from the BreATHe hack day, and Bath's proposed clean air zone
25th Sep '18 - I created a hyperlocal house price index for over 2,000 postcodes
28th Aug '18 - Need to group UK postcodes by region? It's stickier than it looks, so here's a lookup