A cute recent mini survey from Crowdflower tells us that data scientists spend way too much of their time assembling and sorting data and not enough mining and learning from them. Its a somewhat biased question style and hence pitch for their online services, but we can forgive them for the lovely clear, simple style of its reporting. Nice.
Top tools for analysis and vis in demand: Python, R and Java
Top skills: Machine learning
Great we’ll agree with that.