## Crash Course in R Model Deployment with Docker and friends

I have put together a complete guide to model training, docker file creation and then consuming your API in R. This has arisen as part of a workshop the NHS-R community are doing around R in Production: show and tell, but instead of just making it local, I thought I would open up my part…

## A simple function to install and load packages in R

One function to rule the world, or install or load your packages for you I was starting to despair at the amount of packages I end up using during the task of transforming, cleaning, modelling and validating some of my models. I thought there must be a simple approach to dealing with this? So, I…

## DPLYR: A Beginners Guide

What is DPLYR? Dplyr is a grammar of data manipulation, providing a consistent set of verbs that help you solve the…

## Violin and density plots in ggplot2

Violin Plots This chart is a combination of a Box Plot and a Density Plo that is rotated and placed on each side, to…

## Box Plots in ggplot2

Setting up the plot The box plot, in ggplot2, can be really powerful and useful for analysing variation. I will show…

## Histogram with auto binning in ggplot2

Histograms (with auto binning) Again, we will use the mtcars dataset and use the fields in that to produce the chart,…

## Diverging Dot Plot and Lollipop Charts – Plotting Variance with ggplot2

Creating the Dot Plot Variance chart The data preparation was used in the previous blog entitled: Diverging Bar Charts – Plotting Variance…

## Diverging Bar Charts – Plotting Variance with ggplot2

Diverging Bar Charts The aim here is to create a diverging bar chart that shows variance above and below an average…

## Pareto Chart in ggplot2

Background of Pareto Charts A Pareto chart, named after Vilfredo Pareto, is a type of chart that contains both bars and a line graph, where individual…