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Data Documentation - Web Services List 2

 

What's Available
Find occupation titles and codes by keyword
Find occupation matches
Get occupation summary
Find education and training by occupation
Identify skill and knowledge gaps between two occupations
Find education and training by knowledge area
Get occupation certification list
Get occupation certification detail
Get occupational licensing list
Get occupational licensing detail
Find apprenticeship sponsors by occupation

Find occupation titles and codes by keyword

This web service retrieves a list of occupation titles and occupation codes based on keyword.  Occupation titles and codes are derived from the Occupation Information Network O*NET database and are returned with a relevancy ranking score based on the keywords and terms entered.

Where can I see this data set being used? Visit mySkillsmyFuture. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output.

Find occupation matches

This web service finds closely related occupation matches based on transferable skill, knowledge and ability attributes. This service also includes wage and salary information, typical training information and job opening information associated with all matched occupations.

Occupation skill data used for identifying Best Match careers are from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network (O*NET).

Data on green occupations are from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network (O*NET) report, the Greening of the World of Work.

Data on Bright Outlook occupations are from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, Office of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections.

Typical salary data are from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Survey.

Typical training data are from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, Office of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections.

Where can I see this data set being used? Visit mySkillsmyFuture. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output.

Get occupation summary

Use this web service to build a summary profile of an occupation, including occupation description, typical tasks, tools and technologies used on the job, estimates of number of persons employed in this occupation, projected employment growth and typical training information for the selected occupation.  Employment and wage information is available at the national, state and regional levels.

Occupation Descriptions are from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network (O*NET).

Data on green occupations are from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network (O*NET) report, the Greening of the World of Work.

Data on Bright Outlook occupations are from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, Office of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections.

Occupation Details, including employment and wage and salary data, are from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Survey.

Job listings information is from DirectEmployers.

Typical Training information is from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, Office of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections.

Typical Job Duties are from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network (O*NET)’s task data.

Tools & Technology data are from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network (O*NET) Tools & Technology dataset.

Where can I see this data set being used? Visit the Selected Career page on the mySkillsmyFuture website. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output.

 Find education and training by occupation

Find education and training program information related to an occupation.  Get detailed information about programs of study and education and training institutions.  Information includes institution and program name, degree and award types, contact information including links to institution websites and more.  Information is available at the national, state and local levels for the majority of education and training institutions in the U.S.  Education and training information include public, private and non-profit institutions. 

Information on training programs comes from the U.S. Department of Education – Integrated Post Secondary Education Data System (IPEDS).

Where can I see this data set being used? Visit the Training page on the mySkillsmyFuture website. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output.

Identify skill and knowledge gaps between two occupations

This web service identifies the skill and knowledge gaps between two occupations.  Occupations are compared on the basis of skill and knowledge attributes included in the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) database.  The web service also compares the typical training and wage levels for the selected occupations.  Certification and occupational licensing information is also available for the selected occupation.

Typical salary data are from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Survey.

Skills and knowledge information comes from the U.S. Department of Labor’s U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network (O*Net).

Typical Level of Training data are from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, Office of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections.

License information comes from the National Crosswalk Service Center Licensed Occupation database.

Certification information comes from the CareerOneStop Certification Finder database.

Where can I see this data set being used?  Visit the Compare Skills page on the mySkillsmyFuture website. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output.

Find education and training by knowledge area

This web service links areas of knowledge to national and local education and training programs.  Knowledge attributes associated with an occupation can be linked directly to national and local education and training programs. Education and training information available from the web service includes institution and program name, degree and award types, contact information including links to institution websites and more.

Knowledge information comes from the U.S. Department of Labor’s U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network (O*Net).

Information on training programs comes from the U.S. Department of Education – Integrated Post Secondary Education Data System (IPEDS).

Where can I see this data set being used? Select "Find Training for this Gap" on the Compare Skills page on the mySkillsmyFuture website. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output.

Get occupation certification list

This web service returns a summary list of available certifications related to an occupation. Summary level information includes certification name, certification type and certifying organization.  See "Get occupation certification detail" for more information regarding the certification web service.

Certification information comes from the CareerOneStop Certification Finder database.

Where can I see this data set being used? Visit the Certification Summary page on the mySkillsmyFuture website. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output. 

Get occupation certification detail

This web service includes certification name, occupation, industry, certifying organization's contact information, requirement information, and renewal information. Data are compiled and maintained by CareerOneStop. All included certifications require either education, training, work experience, or examination but are not state-required licenses. 

Certification information comes from the CareerOneStop Certification Finder database.

Where can I see this data set being used? Visit the Certification Detail page on the mySkillsmyFuture website. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output.

Get occupational licensing list

This web service returns a summary list of state occupational licensing information related to an occupation.  Summary information includes license name, and licensing agency. See "Get occupational licensing detail" for more information regarding the occupational licensing web service.

The data for licensed occupations comes from the National Crosswalk Service Center Licensed Occupation database.

Where can I see this data set being used? Visit the License Summary page on the mySkillsmyFuture website. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output.

Get occupational licensing detail

This web service returns detailed information about an occupational license. The occupational licensing database includes license title, state, occupation, issuing agency contact information, description of requirements, and, when available, a history including the number of licenses issued Licensing information is gathered in each state by Labor Market Information units under a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor. The National Crosswalk Center combines the license information into a single database. States are required to submit updated license information once every two years. These changes are updated by CareerOneStop four times each year. Please note that not all states submit license information and there is no way to guarantee that each state collects all of the license information for their state.

The data for licensed occupations comes from the National Crosswalk Service Center Licensed Occupation database.

Where can I see this data set being used? Visit the License Detail page on the mySkillsmyFuture website. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output.

Find apprenticeship sponsors by occupation

This web service returns a list of apprenticeship sponsors and sponsorship organization information at the state and local level.  Data is derived from the U.S. Department of Labor's Apprenticeship Sponsor database.  Note, complete sponsorship information is not available for all states at this time.

The information for this web service comes from the U. S. Department of Labor, Office of Apprenticeships.

Where can I see this data set being used? Visit the Apprenticeship page on the mySkillsmyFuture website. Or, test drive this web service and see sample output.

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