Data insights

DAUGS VIII : What we learned

Companies House service availability

I recently attended my first DAUGS meet-up at the National Audit Office. DAUGS is a community of practice showcasing innovative work by data and performance analysts across government. Performance Analysis & Benefits Realisation Philip Sturtivant from the Skills Funding Agency …

Improving your average: using R to beef up Average Time on Page

Comparing the calculated median and the Google Analytics mean average

Google Analytics’s Average Time on Page can be a hugely important metric but also a very misleading one. As a mean average, it can be influenced by a skewed distribution, a problem that you can’t diagnose in the web interface. So I found a way to break down the data into individual visit lengths.