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Ranking for temporary mobility

Professions below are ranked by the number of declarations received and, where applicable, decisions taken for temporary provision of services within the EU Member States, EEA countries and Switzerland.

The number of declarations (and exceptionally, decisions) is indicated in brackets after the profession.

By default all periods are shown but you can choose a specific period and recalculate the ranking.

   
  1. Ski instructor (7285)
  2. Master builder (7060)
  3. Car, taxi and van drivers (5200)
  4. Fork lift truck operator (4107)
  5. Tourist guide (3893)
  6. Doctor of Medicine (1786)
  7. Welder / steel worker (1597)
  8. Radiographer / Radiotherapist (1358)
  9. Architect (1337)
  10. Physiotherapist (1302)
  11. Sports instructor (1183)
  12. Joiner/Carpenter (1141)
  13. Scaffolder (1130)
  14. Loader (1027)
  15. Civil engineer (826)
  16. Machinery operator (775)
  17. Electrical Engineering / Electromechanical engineering (772)
  18. Secondary school teacher (767)
  19. Ski and/or mountain/canyon guide/ mountain leader (710)
  20. Air conditioning technician/Heating/Central heating technician/installer/repairer/Maintenance-Installation of ventilation equipment (686)
  21. Veterinary Surgeon (631)
  22. Construction/Civil engineering: building of roads, bridges, railways (524)
  23. Asbestos removal expert (491)
  24. Roofer / Roofing (473)
  25. Accountant/ Tax advisor (462)
  26. Pharmacist (435)
  27. Gas installer /repairer (417)
  28. Electrical equipment/appliances contractor/repairer/installer (390)
  29. Floor layer (354)
  30. Patent Agent / Trademark agent (318)
  31. Medical/Biomedical laboratory technician (290)
  32. Dental Practitioner (272)
  33. Painter-decorator (268)
  34. Real Estate agent /Real estate agency manager/administrator/director (267)
  35. Locksmith (260)
  36. Child care worker (226)
  37. Nurse (218)
  38. Psychologist (211)
  39. Mobile Offshore Unit related professions (190)
  40. Electrician / Senior electrician /Specialised electrician (189)
  41. Speech and language therapist (174)
  42. Occupational therapist (171)
  43. Electrical engineer (169)
  44. Fisherman (156)
  45. Dietician (152)
  46. Plasterer (144)
  47. Railway brakers, signallers and shunters (129)
  48. Social worker (118)
  49. Tiler (103)
  50. Security guard / Warden (102)
  1. Manpower supply agent (90)
  2. Geologist (87)
  3. Energy engineer (87)
  4. Lawyer/Barrister/Solicitor (81)
  5. Health and Safety Officer (80)
  6. Cleaning of monuments, facades and buildings (78)
  7. Mechanical engineer (78)
  8. Diver (73)
  9. Well sinker (68)
  10. Excavator operator (68)
  11. Crane operator (65)
  12. Paramedic /Ambulance nurse/ Other ambulance professionals (62)
  13. Chartered technician (59)
  14. Tinsmith/Coppersmith (56)
  15. Skipper/deck officer fishing fleet (56)
  16. Glazier / Glass-blowing and manufacture of glass apparatus (56)
  17. Hearing aid dispenser / audiometric technician (54)
  18. Pyrotechnian / Manufacture and/or trade in pyrotechnical articles (53)
  19. Chiropodist (podiatrist) (51)
  20. Driving instructor (51)
  21. Building site coordinator (48)
  22. Draughtsman (47)
  23. Plumber (42)
  24. Environmental health officer (41)
  25. Animal experimentation technician (39)
  26. Primary school teacher (39)
  27. Bridge / Road Supervisor (39)
  28. Electromechanical engineer (38)
  29. Mason /Bricklayer (36)
  30. Gas technician (36)
  31. Midwife (35)
  32. Telecommunications-electronics installer (34)
  33. Hotels/Hotelier, Restaurants/Restaurateur, Accommodation provider including camp sites (34)
  34. Epoxide worker (34)
  35. Gardener (33)
  36. Chief engineer class I fishing vessel (32)
  37. Telecommunications engineer (30)
  38. Lift maintenance /Lift contractor/Lift electrician (30)
  39. Engineer (28)
  40. Building contractor (27)
  41. Orthoptist (27)
  42. Conservator/Conservator-restorer/Restorer/Renovator (26)
  43. Restaurant owner/manager /Caterer/Catering manager/Banquet organiser (26)
  44. Blasting technician (25)
  45. Medical physicist (25)
  46. Deck officer class I fishing vessel (24)
  47. Engine operator class I, II, III (23)
  48. Civil and environmental engineer (23)
  49. Building insulator / Building insulation (23)
  50. Private detective (21)
  1. Water and sewer systems professional/Pipe and drainage professional (21)
  2. Auctioneer (21)
  3. Inshore fishing vessel skipper (20)
  4. Mining engineer (20)
  5. Management consultant (20)
  6. Energy professions not elsewhere classified (20)
  7. Local fishing vessel skipper (20)
  8. Archeologist (19)
  9. Pressure vessel installer (19)
  10. Trade in medicinal products (19)
  11. Ship's mecanic (18)
  12. Technical expert for the quality of construction projects (17)
  13. Prosthetist and orthotist / Orthopaedic technician /Surgical truss-maker (15)
  14. Stonemason /Stonecutter (15)
  15. Building engineer (15)
  16. Second level nurse (15)
  17. Auditor/ Accountant (14)
  18. Stovemaker/Stove fitter (13)
  19. Chemical engineer (13)
  20. Arts therapist in the health service (12)
  21. Explosives experts (12)
  22. Road/Street Works professions (12)
  23. Shotfirer (12)
  24. Geriatric nurse/Carer for the aged (11)
  25. Surgical assistant (10)
  26. Mechatronics (10)
  27. Electricity services supervisor / Electrical manager (10)
  28. Financial advisor (9)
  29. Environmental engineer (9)
  30. Forwarding agent / Haulage services (9)
  31. Wholesale intermediary (9)
  32. Town planner / Town and Country Planner (9)
  33. Aesthetician/ Beauty care services (8)
  34. Repair of motor vehicles (8)
  35. Butcher / Butchery (8)
  36. Deck officer class II fishing vessel (7)
  37. Car mechanic (7)
  38. Hairdresser / Barber /Wig-maker (7)
  39. Insolvency practitioner (6)
  40. Information systems engineer (6)
  41. Professions in the field of waste management and disposal (6)
  42. Communications electronics (6)
  43. Installation and dismantling specialist for controlled substances (6)
  44. Blacksmith, Farrier, Forging, Stamping, Pressing (6)
  45. Masseur/Massage therapist/Spa therapist (6)
  46. Producer and wholesaler of pharmaceuticals and poisons (6)
  47. Blasting contractor (6)
  48. Osteopath (5)
  49. Tattoos/ body piercings/ permanent make-up (5)
  50. Metal design/Surface engineering (5)
  1. Trustee (4)
  2. Baker/Pastry maker (4)
  3. Bio-medical analyst (4)
  4. Air traffic controller (4)
  5. Travel agent (4)
  6. Electronic technician (4)
  7. Doorman (3)
  8. Surveyor (3)
  9. Diving instructor (3)
  10. Technician working with styrene (3)
  11. Notary public (3)
  12. Dental technician (2)
  13. Manager of livestock-breeding establishment (non domestic animals) (2)
  14. Orthopaedic shoemaker (2)
  15. Natural health practitioner (2)
  16. Psychotherapist (2)
  17. Veterinary nurse (2)
  18. Debt-collector (2)
  19. Child supervisor (2)
  20. Junior architect (2)
  21. Land surveyor (2)
  22. Environmental consultant/ Environmental assessor/ Environmental auditor (2)
  23. Fire prevention/protection officer (2)
  24. Chimney sweep (2)
  25. Pest control /Disinfection/ Handling of poisonous or non poisonous products (2)
  26. Security systems professional (2)
  27. Car bodyworker / Panel beater /Car painter (2)
  28. Fertiliser sample expert (2)
  29. Optometrist (ophthalmic optician) (2)
  30. Dental hygienist (1)
  31. Translator/Interpreter (1)
  32. Kindergarten teacher/ Nursery school teacher/Preparatory school teacher (1)
  33. Music teacher (1)
  34. Adult education teacher (1)
  35. Mining safety/ rescue professions (1)
  36. Marine engineer (1)
  37. Landscape architect / designer (1)
  38. Interior designer-architect (1)
  39. Agronomist / agricultural engineer (1)
  40. Land Appraiser (1)
  41. Agricultural/farm machinery/engine maintenance/repair (1)
  42. Pharmaceutical technician/Pharmaceutical assistant (1)
  43. Paralegal (1)
  44. Legal advisor (1)
  45. Funeral undertaker (1)
  46. Rubber and/or Asbestos processing /Tyre repair (1)
  47. Chemical laboratory technician / Chemical laboratory work (1)
  48. Gunsmith /Weapons-ammunition manufacturer/trader (1)
  49. Driving school owner /manager/assistant manager (1)
  50. Coach/Trainer (1)
  1. Chiropractor (1)
The database contains information on regulated professions, statistics on migrating professionals,contact points and competent authorities, as provided by EU Member States, EEA countries and Switzerland.
Each country is responsible for updating information, on its regulated professions, competent authorities and statistics.
The Commission cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of the information. However, if errors are brought to its attention, the Commission undertakes to correct them, if deemed appropriate.