1) About provides information related to where our data comes from and how workforce data aligns with education.
2) By default the dataset is set to Hawai'i but you can change the state using the dropdown box. Applications that can display data from other states will be highlighted by the icon.
3) The "Explore by" options allow users to search for an occupation by its title or related college major.
All applications (pages) with references to any occupation end up at this profile page.
1) Every occupation has a profile page. The main menu is located at the top of the page and defaults to the OCCUPATION PROFILE item (shown highlighted). Occupation profiles include the main profile page, graduates vs demand, wages, job skills, and who's hiring. All of the other menu items are linked to the same occupation by its Standard Occupational Classification code (SOC).
2) Additional information about each page will be included.
3) This section contains an image and job description. If available related occupations can be viewed by clicking on the "Related Occupations" arrow.
4) Icons related to this occupation.
5) Historical and projected data comparing the region and national average. The colored icon to the right looks at the percent difference between the curent year and the last projected year.
6) Icons located at the top corner of various pages will drill-down to more information related to this occupation.
7) Wages and Cost of Living index.
8) Links to additional information about this section, same as the icons.
9) Educational attainment and degrees
10) Skills and certifications
11) Job postings and gender
12) Age groups and race
Student Portal (In Development)
RIASEC - Discover your personality type and see a list of occupations based on your interests, attitudes, beliefs and values.
Use the occupational group application to analyze multiple occupations as a group (occupation cluster).
Information about Hawai'i's industry sectors. Currently, only the Health Care and Social Assistance sector is viewable. All sectors will be completed later this year (2018).
However, users can view a breakdown of the industries within each sector and the occupations within each industry. Click on the sector titles in the center of the bar chart to see the data behind each sector.
Historical and projected demographic data about the workforce within each sector (including self-employed).
Typical entry level education employers look for when hiring.
Direct link to the RIASEC test
A collection of STEM reports. The reports are viewable but some are still in development.
Most occupations exist in multiple sectors (e.g. computer programmers routinely work in the information, health, finance, government, and education sectors).
Lets say a person pursued a career as a nurse, but later decides working in a hospital or doctor's office is not what he/she wants to do. The education sector
also employes nurses as instructors, and the finance and insurance sector employes nurses for underwriting.
Understanding the cross-sector dynamics of a particular occupation is important for employers, employees, and educators.
Links to prototype reports (experiments)
Commuter data looks at where people live and where they work. Research using commuting data, to better understand social, economic and environmental challenges in Hawai'i. We are hoping to understand patterns; answer questions regarding the relationship between housing and labor markets.