Big Data Talent War: 10 Analytics Job Trends
March 28, 2012 09:05 AM A gap is emerging among data-savvy professionals, with big-data-analysis and predictive skills trumping routine business-intelligence and information-management talents.
Trend 5: Data Professionals Demand More Training
BI, analytics, and IM staff and management alike cite technology-specific training, certification courses, and statistics/analytics training as their three most-valued training options out of 10 suggested choices. What's more, interest in business skills training (in areas such as finance and marketing) is much higher for this crowd than among the general IT population.