Derek Jones presents "The analysis of the SiP effort dataset"

Papers We Love - London
Papers We Love - London
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Albert House

256-260 Old Street · London

How to find us Droit Fintech - Albert House 256-260 Old Street EC1V 9DD

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Derek Jones ( presents the paper:

"A conversation around the analysis of the SiP effort estimation dataset"

-> Download Paper+link to data:


An analysis of over ten years of commercial development using Agile
(10,100 unique task estimates made by 22 developers, under 20 project
codes). Factors found to influence task implementation effort estimation accuracy included the person making the estimate, the project involved, and the propensity to use round numbers.

The Speaker

Derek used to write compilers that translated what people wrote, and then moved on to analyzing code to try to work out what they intended to write. These days he is analyzing all the publicly available software engineering data:


Droit Fintech - Albert House[masked] Old Street

The nearest tube station is Old Street. The schedule:

• 6.30pm: pizza and drinks (Kindly sponsored by Droit Fintech
• 7:00pm: presentation starts
• 8:00pm: presentation end

Meetup are captured on video and uploaded on the PWL London Youtube channel