Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Roofers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Roofers need many skills, but most especially Coordination, Complex Problem Solving, and Critical Thinking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Roofers need more than the average amount of Operation and Control, Operation Monitoring, and Coordination.
Projections on wages and job growth for Roofers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Roofers are expected to see a growth of 12.8% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow faster than the national average.