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The Public Health Data Asset (PHDA) - When Collaboration meets Innovation

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The Public Health Data Asset (PHDA) was created at the start of the pandemic to bring together all relevant health data assets. The dynamic project was developed through the collaboration of various ONS teams, including Data Architecture, Data Acquisitions, Operations …

Improving the governance of taxonomies for UK government data

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The Office for National Statistics’ Classifications Team in partnership with the Data Standards Authority (DSA) have created a Taxonomy Oversight Group (TOG), which is made up of a community of cross-government and public sector experts to address the lack of …

Understanding UK occupations

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How we’ve enhanced our Standard Occupational Classification to help better understand the UK jobs market. The Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) is a framework used to classify occupations according to skill level and specialisation. It assigns all jobs a four-digit code …

Joining the cross-Government Data Architecture Community group

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This page answers some common questions about the cross-Government Data Architecture Community (GDAC). To join, email our Community Manager at data.architecture@ons.gov.uk What is it? GDAC is a cross-government collaborative network and related sub-groups (smaller communities of practice) that brings together …

What has been going on in Government Data Architecture Community Group?

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Licence: Creative Commons Attribution It’s been a weird old time since March (extra points if you’ve heard that opening before) and the lockdown. However, Data Architecture is continuing to undertake the important work we do making sure the data our …

Update from the Data Architecture Community - January 2020

Licence: Creative Commons Attribution Office for National Statistics Hello! My name is Matt Davies. I am the Stakeholder Engagement Manager for Data Architecture in the Office for National Statistics (ONS). My main aim is to promote the work that our …