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Skills details

https://services.onetcenter.org/ws/online/occupations/[O*NET-SOC Code]/details/skills
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{
   "code" : "17-2051.00",
   "report" : "details",
   "display" : "short",
   "element" : [
      {
         "id" : "2.A.2.a",
         "related" : "https://services.onetcenter.org/ws/online/occupations/17-2051.00/related/skills/2.A.2.a",
         "name" : "Critical Thinking",
         "description" : "Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.",
         "score" : {
            "scale" : "Importance",
            "important" : true,
            "value" : 75
         }
      },
      {
         "id" : "2.A.1.a",
         "related" : "https://services.onetcenter.org/ws/online/occupations/17-2051.00/related/skills/2.A.1.a",
         "name" : "Reading Comprehension",
         "description" : "Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.",
         "score" : {
            "scale" : "Importance",
            "important" : true,
            "value" : 75
         }
      },
      ...
   ]
}

This response returns skill descriptors for an occupation. Each element item includes the ID, name, and description of the corresponding Content Model element. It also includes a score item with the standardized Importance rating, when the numeric rating is available. The related attribute links to additional occupations where the element is important; see the Related occupations for Skills service.

Up to 10 descriptors are returned by default. To see all descriptors, set the optional display parameter to long.

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