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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 (13596)
  2. Master builder (7099)
  3. Fork lift truck operator (5316)
  4. Tourist guide (5252)
  5. Car, taxi and van drivers (5200)
  6. Welder / steel worker (2555)
  7. Ski and/or mountain/canyon guide/ mountain leader (2387)
  8. Doctor of Medicine (2234)
  9. Sports instructor (1953)
  10. Architect (1707)
  11. Scaffolder (1549)
  12. Civil engineer (1465)
  13. Loader (1450)
  14. Radiographer / Radiotherapist (1409)
  15. Joiner/Carpenter (1373)
  16. Physiotherapist (1335)
  17. Veterinary Surgeon (1068)
  18. Air conditioning technician/Heating/Central heating technician/installer/repairer/Maintenance-Installation of ventilation equipment (937)
  19. Machinery operator (897)
  20. Secondary school teacher (890)
  21. Electrical Engineering / Electromechanical engineering (777)
  22. Patent Agent / Trademark agent (755)
  23. Construction/Civil engineering: building of roads, bridges, railways (721)
  24. Asbestos removal expert (602)
  25. Roofer / Roofing (582)
  26. Floor layer (536)
  27. Electrician / Senior electrician /Specialised electrician (492)
  28. Painter-decorator (485)
  29. Accountant/ Tax advisor (472)
  30. Fisherman (461)
  31. Real Estate agent /Real estate agency manager/administrator/director (459)
  32. Pharmacist (442)
  33. Gas installer /repairer (433)
  34. Child care worker (429)
  35. Mobile Offshore Unit related professions (411)
  36. Electrical equipment/appliances contractor/repairer/installer (392)
  37. Dental Practitioner (378)
  38. Nurse (368)
  39. Electrical engineer (366)
  40. Medical/Biomedical laboratory technician (315)
  41. Crane operator (288)
  42. Road haulier (267)
  43. Locksmith (266)
  44. Building contractor (264)
  45. Psychologist (239)
  46. Lawyer/Barrister/Solicitor (222)
  47. Mechanical engineer (218)
  48. Speech and language therapist (187)
  49. Building site mechanic (177)
  50. Occupational therapist (174)
  1. Metal caster / Foundry worker (170)
  2. Tiler (165)
  3. Plasterer (161)
  4. Railway brakers, signallers and shunters (161)
  5. Dietician (154)
  6. Security guard / Warden (133)
  7. Health and Safety Officer (133)
  8. Geologist (129)
  9. Social worker (124)
  10. Energy engineer (117)
  11. University teacher/professor (115)
  12. Landscape gardener/gardening (112)
  13. Epoxide worker (107)
  14. Primary school teacher (105)
  15. Building insulator / Building insulation (102)
  16. Telecommunications-electronics installer (95)
  17. Manpower supply agent (90)
  18. Diver (86)
  19. Excavator operator (86)
  20. Road/Street Works professions (79)
  21. Cleaning of monuments, facades and buildings (78)
  22. Civil and environmental engineer (75)
  23. Well sinker (73)
  24. Building site coordinator (70)
  25. Glazier / Glass-blowing and manufacture of glass apparatus (67)
  26. Paramedic /Ambulance nurse/ Other ambulance professionals (63)
  27. Chartered technician (62)
  28. Skipper/deck officer fishing fleet (62)
  29. Chiropodist (podiatrist) (60)
  30. Tinsmith/Coppersmith (56)
  31. Pyrotechnian / Manufacture and/or trade in pyrotechnical articles (55)
  32. Gas technician (54)
  33. Hearing aid dispenser / audiometric technician (54)
  34. Bridge / Road Supervisor (53)
  35. Telecommunications engineer (51)
  36. Driving instructor (51)
  37. Draughtsman (47)
  38. Plumber (43)
  39. Electromechanical engineer (43)
  40. Environmental health officer (42)
  41. Interior designer-architect (42)
  42. Mason /Bricklayer (42)
  43. Midwife (40)
  44. Animal experimentation technician (39)
  45. Landscape architect / designer (38)
  46. Engine operator class I, II, III (37)
  47. Energy professions not elsewhere classified (35)
  48. Hotels/Hotelier, Restaurants/Restaurateur, Accommodation provider including camp sites (34)
  49. Gardener (33)
  50. Technical expert for the quality of construction projects (32)
  1. Chief engineer class I fishing vessel (32)
  2. Lift maintenance /Lift contractor/Lift electrician (31)
  3. Orthoptist (29)
  4. Engineer (29)
  5. Auctioneer (29)
  6. Restaurant owner/manager /Caterer/Catering manager/Banquet organiser (28)
  7. Conservator/Conservator-restorer/Restorer/Renovator (27)
  8. Medical physicist (26)
  9. Blasting technician (25)
  10. Local fishing vessel skipper (24)
  11. Inshore fishing vessel skipper (24)
  12. Deck officer class I fishing vessel (24)
  13. Private detective (23)
  14. Water and sewer systems professional/Pipe and drainage professional (23)
  15. Electricity services supervisor / Electrical manager (23)
  16. Mining engineer (23)
  17. Building engineer (21)
  18. Car mechanic (21)
  19. Archeologist (21)
  20. Aesthetician/ Beauty care services (20)
  21. Management consultant (20)
  22. Ship's mecanic (20)
  23. Trade in medicinal products (19)
  24. Pressure vessel installer (19)
  25. Kindergarten teacher/ Nursery school teacher/Preparatory school teacher (18)
  26. Shotfirer (16)
  27. Nursing Assistants and Health Care Assistants (16)
  28. Stonemason /Stonecutter (15)
  29. Stovemaker/Stove fitter (15)
  30. Prosthetist and orthotist / Orthopaedic technician /Surgical truss-maker (15)
  31. Statutory auditor (15)
  32. Repair of motor vehicles (14)
  33. Emergency alarm system officer (14)
  34. Metal design/Surface engineering (14)
  35. Chemical engineer (13)
  36. Chimney sweep (13)
  37. Blacksmith, Farrier, Forging, Stamping, Pressing (12)
  38. Explosives experts (12)
  39. Arts therapist in the health service (12)
  40. Boilermaking (11)
  41. Geriatric nurse/Carer for the aged (11)
  42. Railway professions not elsewhere classified (11)
  43. Surgical assistant (10)
  44. Mechatronics (10)
  45. Installation and dismantling specialist for controlled substances (10)
  46. Financial advisor (9)
  47. Environmental engineer (9)
  48. Forwarding agent / Haulage services (9)
  49. Wholesale intermediary (9)
  50. Town planner / Town and Country Planner (9)
  1. Hairdresser / Barber /Wig-maker (8)
  2. Architectural Technologist (8)
  3. Electronic technician (8)
  4. Butcher / Butchery (8)
  5. Information systems engineer (7)
  6. Deck officer class II fishing vessel (7)
  7. Translator/Interpreter (7)
  8. Photographer / Photography (7)
  9. Tattoos/ body piercings/ permanent make-up (7)
  10. Masseur/Massage therapist/Spa therapist (7)
  11. Psychotherapist (6)
  12. Insolvency practitioner (6)
  13. Professions in the field of waste management and disposal (6)
  14. Producer and wholesaler of pharmaceuticals and poisons (6)
  15. Blasting contractor (6)
  16. Baker/Pastry maker (6)
  17. Bio-medical analyst (6)
  18. Communications electronics (6)
  19. Dental technician (5)
  20. Printer (5)
  21. Motorcycle/Motorbike repairer (5)
  22. Osteopath (5)
  23. Trustee (4)
  24. Textile expert (4)
  25. Travel agent (4)
  26. Coach/Trainer (4)
  27. Diving instructor (4)
  28. Air traffic controller (4)
  29. Doorman (3)
  30. Gas engineer (3)
  31. Junior architect (3)
  32. Surveyor (3)
  33. Technician working with styrene (3)
  34. Agricultural/farm machinery/engine maintenance/repair (3)
  35. Notary public (3)
  36. Funeral undertaker (3)
  37. Car bodyworker / Panel beater /Car painter (3)
  38. Pest control /Disinfection/ Handling of poisonous or non poisonous products (3)
  39. Optometrist (ophthalmic optician) (2)
  40. Manager of livestock-breeding establishment (non domestic animals) (2)
  41. Natural health practitioner (2)
  42. Veterinary nurse (2)
  43. Debt-collector (2)
  44. Child supervisor (2)
  45. Land surveyor (2)
  46. Planning and regional development engineer/physical planner (2)
  47. Environmental consultant/ Environmental assessor/ Environmental auditor (2)
  48. Fire prevention/protection officer (2)
  49. Sculptor (2)
  50. Security systems professional (2)
  1. Informatics technician (2)
  2. Geotechnical engineer (2)
  3. Tour manager (2)
  4. Fertiliser sample expert (2)
  5. Orthopaedic shoemaker (2)
  6. Dental hygienist (1)
  7. Driving school owner /manager/assistant manager (1)
  8. Music teacher (1)
  9. Adult education teacher (1)
  10. Mining safety/ rescue professions (1)
  11. Marine engineer (1)
  12. Valuation surveyor (1)
  13. Agronomist / agricultural engineer (1)
  14. Land Appraiser (1)
  15. Pharmaceutical technician/Pharmaceutical assistant (1)
  16. Paralegal (1)
  17. Legal advisor (1)
  18. Laundering/Dry-cleaning and dyeing (1)
  19. Bookbinder (1)
  20. Rubber and/or Asbestos processing /Tyre repair (1)
  21. Chemical laboratory technician / Chemical laboratory work (1)
  22. Gunsmith /Weapons-ammunition manufacturer/trader (1)
  23. Chiropractor (1)
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