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shamika
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11/18/2015 | 4:36:54 AM
Excel: 59% of respondents
It is interesting to know that Excel is one of the top tools that is used by the data scientists. It is a great tool for data analysis and reporting.
shamika
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shamika,
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11/18/2015 | 4:36:22 AM
Negotiation Skills
It is important to have good Negotiation Skills irrespective of the industry. It will help you in working with people as to move up on the corporate ladder.
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11/18/2015 | 4:24:39 AM
Re: Career opportunities with Big Data
@gigi3 I agree with you. This is new domain for IT professionals. However,  I not sure whether we have categorized the correct skills and expertise that we should look for.
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11/18/2015 | 4:21:21 AM
Working long hours:
Will this an incentive given for working long hours? In that case what will be the normal working hours for them?
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11/18/2015 | 2:04:19 AM
Re: Demand
"The reason why this has become a job so in demand with employers is the sheer amount of data available today for analysis. That coupled with the fact there were very few formal training programs for data science in the past has created a situation where the need for data scientists has become pretty high. Low supply mixed in with high demand will do that. "

Daniel, the job opportunity may be same, but need for trained or talented manpower may be high. So far situations are handled by regular or other skilled manpower from companies on an ad-hock way. But if you really want to make use of the situation/available data, trained data scientist are very much required. Such training itself can create an ecco system
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11/18/2015 | 2:00:49 AM
Career opportunities with Big Data
"Data scientist may be the hottest job title in the IT and overall technology space right now. The number of data scientists has doubled in the last four years, according to a recent study of LinkedIn profiles performed by cloud analytics firm RJMetrics. Career site Glassdoor recently ranked data scientist as No. 1 on a list of top jobs that offer the best work-life balance. "

Jessica, are you mentioning about Big Data analytics. There is No wonder that in coming day's career opportunities with Big data domain may shoot up more than 2-4 folding. Since it's a new domain, more and more peoples has to be get trained for grabbing the opportunities 
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11/17/2015 | 12:23:25 PM
Demand
The reason why this has become a job so in demand with employers is the sheer amount of data available today for analysis. That coupled with the fact there were very few formal training programs for data science in the past has created a situation where the need for data scientists has become pretty high. Low supply mixed in with high demand will do that. 
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