Skills Skills Skills

Tech Nation have procured data of every Northern English job advert from 2014-17, with the idea of exploring demand for digital skills. There are 7 million rows of data in the file, but don't let this daunt you at all - Tech Nation and ODI Leeds staff will be on hand to help with any data access requirements.

This is a very complex area, so we want to create some outputs that bring clarity to skills. There are two things we are trying to do:

If you want to do something completely different, that's totally fine!

Hackday running order

9:30 - 10:00Welcome.
Arrive. Meet, greet, and coffee.
10:00 - 10:30 Introductions
Introduction and overview of the project and data
10:30 - 11:30Identifying challenges, themes etc
11:30 - 12:30Setting up working groups, start creating brilliant things
12:30 - 13:30LUNCH
13:30 - 15:30Working on concepts, prototypes, etc
15:30 - 16:30Wrap up and discussion
Final thoughts from the day, and discussion about what needs to happen next.