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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. Car, taxi and van drivers (5200)
  3. Fork lift truck operator (4002)
  4. Tourist guide (2807)
  5. Welder / steel worker (1597)
  6. Doctor of Medicine (1589)
  7. Architect (1305)
  8. Radiographer / Radiotherapist (1231)
  9. Physiotherapist (1228)
  10. Sports instructor (1183)
  11. Scaffolder (1104)
  12. Loader (1027)
  13. Civil engineer (826)
  14. Ski and/or mountain/canyon guide/ mountain leader (709)
  15. Machinery operator (706)
  16. Secondary school teacher (700)
  17. Veterinary Surgeon (586)
  18. Construction/Civil engineering: building of roads, bridges, railways (524)
  19. Master builder (505)
  20. Asbestos removal expert (491)
  21. Accountant/ Tax advisor (462)
  22. Pharmacist (396)
  23. Electrical equipment/appliances contractor/repairer/installer (390)
  24. Air conditioning technician/Heating/Central heating technician/installer/repairer/Maintenance-Installation of ventilation equipment (344)
  25. Joiner/Carpenter (303)
  26. Medical/Biomedical laboratory technician (281)
  27. Electrical Engineering / Electromechanical engineering (278)
  28. Painter-decorator (268)
  29. Locksmith (260)
  30. Dental Practitioner (259)
  31. Real Estate agent /Real estate agency manager/administrator/director (239)
  32. Nurse (205)
  33. Psychologist (189)
  34. Electrician / Senior electrician /Specialised electrician (182)
  35. Electrical engineer (169)
  36. Occupational therapist (169)
  37. Child care worker (166)
  38. Speech and language therapist (163)
  39. Fisherman (156)
  40. Dietician (150)
  41. Plasterer (144)
  42. Social worker (117)
  43. Tiler (103)
  44. Security guard / Warden (102)
  45. Patent Agent / Trademark agent (98)
  46. Roofer / Roofing (97)
  47. Manpower supply agent (90)
  48. Energy engineer (87)
  49. Geologist (87)
  50. Lawyer/Barrister/Solicitor (81)
  1. Health and Safety Officer (80)
  2. Mechanical engineer (78)
  3. Floor layer (75)
  4. Gas installer /repairer (69)
  5. Well sinker (65)
  6. Paramedic /Ambulance nurse/ Other ambulance professionals (62)
  7. Diver (62)
  8. Chartered technician (59)
  9. Tinsmith/Coppersmith (56)
  10. Skipper/deck officer fishing fleet (56)
  11. Pyrotechnian / Manufacture and/or trade in pyrotechnical articles (53)
  12. Driving instructor (51)
  13. Hearing aid dispenser / audiometric technician (51)
  14. Building site coordinator (48)
  15. Draughtsman (47)
  16. Chiropodist (podiatrist) (44)
  17. Plumber (42)
  18. Environmental health officer (39)
  19. Electromechanical engineer (38)
  20. Gas technician (36)
  21. Mason /Bricklayer (36)
  22. Midwife (35)
  23. Epoxide worker (34)
  24. Telecommunications-electronics installer (34)
  25. Chief engineer class I fishing vessel (32)
  26. Telecommunications engineer (30)
  27. Lift maintenance /Lift contractor/Lift electrician (30)
  28. Engineer (28)
  29. Orthoptist (27)
  30. Building contractor (27)
  31. Restaurant owner/manager /Caterer/Catering manager/Banquet organiser (26)
  32. Conservator/Conservator-restorer/Restorer/Renovator (26)
  33. Blasting technician (25)
  34. Deck officer class I fishing vessel (24)
  35. Medical physicist (24)
  36. Engine operator class I, II, III (23)
  37. Building insulator / Building insulation (23)
  38. Civil and environmental engineer (23)
  39. Cleaning of monuments, facades and buildings (21)
  40. Private detective (21)
  41. Water and sewer systems professional/Pipe and drainage professional (21)
  42. Management consultant (20)
  43. Mining engineer (20)
  44. Inshore fishing vessel skipper (20)
  45. Local fishing vessel skipper (20)
  46. Energy professions not elsewhere classified (20)
  47. Archeologist (19)
  48. Pressure vessel installer (19)
  49. Ship's mecanic (18)
  50. Crane operator (16)
  1. Second level nurse (15)
  2. Stonemason /Stonecutter (15)
  3. Building engineer (15)
  4. Auditor/ Accountant (14)
  5. Prosthetist and orthotist / Orthopaedic technician /Surgical truss-maker (14)
  6. Chemical engineer (13)
  7. Road/Street Works professions (12)
  8. Arts therapist in the health service (12)
  9. Hotels/Hotelier, Restaurants/Restaurateur, Accommodation provider including camp sites (11)
  10. Geriatric nurse/Carer for the aged (11)
  11. Mechatronics (10)
  12. Electricity services supervisor / Electrical manager (10)
  13. Environmental engineer (9)
  14. Town planner / Town and Country Planner (9)
  15. Glazier / Glass-blowing and manufacture of glass apparatus (9)
  16. Forwarding agent / Haulage services (9)
  17. Gardener (9)
  18. Surgical assistant (8)
  19. Repair of motor vehicles (8)
  20. Stovemaker/Stove fitter (8)
  21. Aesthetician/ Beauty care services (8)
  22. Car mechanic (7)
  23. Deck officer class II fishing vessel (7)
  24. Insolvency practitioner (6)
  25. Information systems engineer (6)
  26. Professions in the field of waste management and disposal (6)
  27. Communications electronics (6)
  28. Installation and dismantling specialist for controlled substances (6)
  29. Blacksmith, Farrier, Forging, Stamping, Pressing (6)
  30. Masseur/Massage therapist/Spa therapist (6)
  31. Producer and wholesaler of pharmaceuticals and poisons (6)
  32. Blasting contractor (6)
  33. Osteopath (5)
  34. Financial advisor (5)
  35. Tattoos/ body piercings/ permanent make-up (5)
  36. Butcher / Butchery (5)
  37. Metal design/Surface engineering (5)
  38. Trustee (4)
  39. Travel agent (4)
  40. Air traffic controller (4)
  41. Electronic technician (4)
  42. Doorman (3)
  43. Surveyor (3)
  44. Diving instructor (3)
  45. Notary public (3)
  46. Technician working with styrene (3)
  47. Auctioneer (3)
  48. Dental technician (2)
  49. Manager of livestock-breeding establishment (non domestic animals) (2)
  50. Orthopaedic shoemaker (2)
  1. Natural health practitioner (2)
  2. Psychotherapist (2)
  3. Veterinary nurse (2)
  4. Debt-collector (2)
  5. Child supervisor (2)
  6. Junior architect (2)
  7. Land surveyor (2)
  8. Environmental consultant/ Environmental assessor/ Environmental auditor (2)
  9. Fire prevention/protection officer (2)
  10. Chimney sweep (2)
  11. Pest control /Disinfection/ Handling of poisonous or non poisonous products (2)
  12. Security systems professional (2)
  13. Car bodyworker / Panel beater /Car painter (2)
  14. Technical expert for the quality of construction projects (2)
  15. Fertiliser sample expert (2)
  16. Optometrist (ophthalmic optician) (2)
  17. Dental hygienist (1)
  18. Coach/Trainer (1)
  19. Primary school teacher (1)
  20. Kindergarten teacher/ Nursery school teacher/Preparatory school teacher (1)
  21. Music teacher (1)
  22. Adult education teacher (1)
  23. Mining safety/ rescue professions (1)
  24. Marine engineer (1)
  25. Landscape architect / designer (1)
  26. Interior designer-architect (1)
  27. Agronomist / agricultural engineer (1)
  28. Hairdresser / Barber /Wig-maker (1)
  29. Land Appraiser (1)
  30. Agricultural/farm machinery/engine maintenance/repair (1)
  31. Pharmaceutical technician/Pharmaceutical assistant (1)
  32. Paralegal (1)
  33. Legal advisor (1)
  34. Baker/Pastry maker (1)
  35. Funeral undertaker (1)
  36. Rubber and/or Asbestos processing /Tyre repair (1)
  37. Chemical laboratory technician / Chemical laboratory work (1)
  38. Gunsmith /Weapons-ammunition manufacturer/trader (1)
  39. Driving school owner /manager/assistant manager (1)
  40. 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.