Charlie Scammell

Charlie Scammell

Charlie Scammell

After studying Game Design and Production Management for 3 years at Abertay University, he began losing interest in the work and decided to look outwith that industry for a new career path, with a chance meeting introducing him to the Tableau community.

Thanks to his background in Game Coding and Graphic Design Charlie quickly became passionate about data and began taking part in online events such as Makeover Monday. After teaching himself everything he could in his spare time he wanted to learn more and applied to the Data School’s DS16 cohort to pursue a full time career in analytics.

DASHBOARD WEEK – DAY FOUR

So Today's challenge was the ‘No Tableau’’ day of dashboard week, we were given a relatively clean data set from open data.org on Consumer Complaints and told to choose from a list of other visualization software, so the software I chose to use for today's project was...

DASHBOARD WEEK – Day Three

Today's brief was a tricky one, using the Harvard data-verse, we were asked to parse out survey questions and assign them to headers in the survey results csv. Initially using prep to break out the tables I quickly realized for what I wanted I could use Alteryx and a...

Dashboard week – DAY TWO

Today we are looking data from the Parliamentary Rules Database, which contains 'the formal rules of procedure’ for parliaments over time. I began the day by web scraping the data from parlrulesdata.org. First off by getting a list of the dates used in each link...

DASHBOARD WEEK – DAY 1

To start my morning off I spent half an hour going over the data and pulling out different ideas I thought would be interesting, finally landing on my original idea looking into the highest paying jobs in the design industry. Having a background in design, I found...