Data Skills Policies and Reports

Policies and Reports relating to Data Skills in the UK

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Confederation of British Industry (CBI)

The Changing Nature of R&D: Building an innovation ecosystem for the data age

The witty, incisive and frank memoirs from the legend of Newsnight and long-standing quiz master of University Challenge. Filled with views, opinions and stories from 4 decades in front of the camera. Jeremy Paxman is Britain’s bravest, most incisive political interviewer. The no-nonsense star of BBC Newsnight, Paxman is a...

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Dr George Windsor, Pearson and Accenture with partners from the Data Skills Taskforce

Data Skills For The Future

The witty, incisive and frank memoirs from the legend of Newsnight and long-standing quiz master of University Challenge. Filled with views, opinions and stories from 4 decades in front of the camera. Jeremy Paxman is Britain’s bravest, most incisive political interviewer. The no-nonsense star of BBC Newsnight, Paxman is a...

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Juan Mateos-Garcia, Hasan Bakhshi and George Windsor, Nesta

Skills of the Datavores: Talent and the data revolution

UK businesses need the right analytic skills to thrive in the big data era. This report identifies what these skills are, and the situation in the labour market for data analysts.

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Nesta and Universities UK

Analytic Britain: Securing the right skills for the data-driven economy

This joint policy briefing from Nesta and Universities UK draws on two research reports on the state of supply and demand for analytical skills in the UK to make recommendations on how to upgrade data analysis education and skills provision.