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Analyse 5.5.2 – Jewels in the Crown (pt 1)

Analyse Extensions R Packages

As technology has evolved, data science techniques have become more mainstream and this, in turn, has contributed to the increased value of data in industries like yours and mine. Some say it’s the new oil! Whilst pitching their oil rigs in a sea of numbers, companies need to seek out the modern-day alchemists who can turn the regular data we all know into this black gold enthusiastically allegorised by economists and business leaders alike. Well, you don’t need to be Paulo Coelho to know which field you will…

MaxDiff grows!

MaxDiff grows!

This article provides an in-depth explanation of AskiaDesign‘s built-in capacity to manage MaxDiff data collection & analysis methodologies. For those of you who, like me, need a short reminder of what MaxDiff is; this is the definition provided by Wikipedia: The MaxDiff is a long-established academic mathematical theory with very specific assumptions about how people make choices: it assumes that respondents evaluate all possible pairs of items within the displayed set and choose the pair that reflects the maximum difference in preference or importance. It may be thought of as…

Askia now hiring technical support staff in the UK!

Askia London now hiring tech support staff

Update: this job offer is no longer available. Please come back soon for more jobs! Location Shoreditch, London. Description The primary responsibility of this position is to provide technical support to customers by researching issues, answering questions, and general troubleshooting of problems.  Additional duties will include: Phone, email, and in-person technical assistance Remote and on-site training and installations Pre-sales support (demonstrations and presentations) Requirements: General Skills One (1) year Market Research software expertise (survey scripting and/or data processing) Knowledge of data collection and data processing techniques Knowledge of…

New version 5.3.5.0 of askiaanalyse

Askiaanalyse 5.3.5.0

This post is the second in a series that detail the key features in version 5.3.5.0 of askiadesign & askiaanalyse. The blog post on askiadesign 5.3.5.0 can be found here. Much development work has been invested in 5.3.5.0 to take our Analysis software to the next level. A detailed list of these great new features can be found in the version roadmap. Below are a summary and examples of several key developments: Table of contents: Table arithmetic (Cleaning script) Aggregated scripts Table arithmetic (Calculation arithmetic) Table suppression Paste captions New keywords in script calculations New options in level…

Version 5.3.4.0: askiaanalyse

Version 5.3.4.0: askiaanalyse

This post is the second in a series of two that detail the key features in version 5.3.4.0 of askiadesign & askiaanalyse. Much development work has been done in 5.3.4.0 which bring about a whole host of great new features. A detailed list of these can be found in the version roadmap. Below are five of these features. Table of contents: Improvement of inverted data format Nested Edges Sig Test Options Stored In Variable / Column Excel Export Options Weighting Efficiency Improvement of inverted data format Inverted data is stored and read variable…

Significance and Count Threshold

Why does significance change when I switch level or add waves of data in Askia Analyse? This post explains which count is considered for the ‘Count threshold’ setting in Col sig advanced options. There is detail on how to calculate ‘Counts when independent’ and why this can change sig testing when the total base grows. From time to time clients will raise a query regarding sig testing (Column significativity on closed) for a particular cell changing when the total base of their table grows, even though the count and % for…