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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. Car, taxi and van drivers (5200)
  5. Tourist guide (5181)
  6. Welder / steel worker (2555)
  7. Ski and/or mountain/canyon guide/ mountain leader (2387)
  8. Doctor of Medicine (2202)
  9. Sports instructor (1953)
  10. Architect (1707)
  11. Scaffolder (1542)
  12. Loader (1450)
  13. Radiographer / Radiotherapist (1409)
  14. Physiotherapist (1335)
  15. Civil engineer (1290)
  16. Joiner/Carpenter (1241)
  17. Veterinary Surgeon (946)
  18. Machinery operator (897)
  19. Secondary school teacher (890)
  20. Air conditioning technician/Heating/Central heating technician/installer/repairer/Maintenance-Installation of ventilation equipment (860)
  21. Electrical Engineering / Electromechanical engineering (777)
  22. Patent Agent / Trademark agent (748)
  23. Construction/Civil engineering: building of roads, bridges, railways (721)
  24. Asbestos removal expert (602)
  25. Roofer / Roofing (548)
  26. Accountant/ Tax advisor (471)
  27. Fisherman (461)
  28. Real Estate agent /Real estate agency manager/administrator/director (459)
  29. Pharmacist (440)
  30. Gas installer /repairer (433)
  31. Child care worker (429)
  32. Floor layer (421)
  33. Mobile Offshore Unit related professions (411)
  34. Electrician / Senior electrician /Specialised electrician (394)
  35. Electrical equipment/appliances contractor/repairer/installer (390)
  36. Dental Practitioner (372)
  37. Painter-decorator (371)
  38. Electrical engineer (366)
  39. Nurse (352)
  40. Medical/Biomedical laboratory technician (315)
  41. Crane operator (288)
  42. Locksmith (266)
  43. Psychologist (239)
  44. Lawyer/Barrister/Solicitor (222)
  45. Mechanical engineer (200)
  46. Building contractor (194)
  47. Speech and language therapist (187)
  48. Occupational therapist (174)
  49. Railway brakers, signallers and shunters (161)
  50. Plasterer (154)
  1. Dietician (154)
  2. Tiler (148)
  3. Security guard / Warden (133)
  4. Health and Safety Officer (133)
  5. Geologist (129)
  6. Social worker (124)
  7. Energy engineer (117)
  8. University teacher/professor (115)
  9. Epoxide worker (107)
  10. Primary school teacher (105)
  11. Metal caster / Foundry worker (103)
  12. Building site mechanic (95)
  13. Manpower supply agent (90)
  14. Excavator operator (86)
  15. Diver (86)
  16. Cleaning of monuments, facades and buildings (78)
  17. Civil and environmental engineer (75)
  18. Well sinker (73)
  19. Building site coordinator (70)
  20. Glazier / Glass-blowing and manufacture of glass apparatus (67)
  21. Paramedic /Ambulance nurse/ Other ambulance professionals (63)
  22. Skipper/deck officer fishing fleet (62)
  23. Road/Street Works professions (62)
  24. Chartered technician (62)
  25. Chiropodist (podiatrist) (60)
  26. Tinsmith/Coppersmith (56)
  27. Building insulator / Building insulation (56)
  28. Landscape gardener/gardening (55)
  29. Pyrotechnian / Manufacture and/or trade in pyrotechnical articles (55)
  30. Telecommunications-electronics installer (55)
  31. Hearing aid dispenser / audiometric technician (54)
  32. Gas technician (54)
  33. Bridge / Road Supervisor (53)
  34. Telecommunications engineer (51)
  35. Driving instructor (51)
  36. Draughtsman (47)
  37. Plumber (43)
  38. Electromechanical engineer (43)
  39. Environmental health officer (42)
  40. Mason /Bricklayer (42)
  41. Midwife (40)
  42. Animal experimentation technician (39)
  43. Lift maintenance /Lift contractor/Lift electrician (39)
  44. Engine operator class I, II, III (37)
  45. Energy professions not elsewhere classified (35)
  46. Hotels/Hotelier, Restaurants/Restaurateur, Accommodation provider including camp sites (34)
  47. Gardener (33)
  48. Chief engineer class I fishing vessel (32)
  49. Technical expert for the quality of construction projects (32)
  50. Auctioneer (29)
  1. Engineer (29)
  2. Orthoptist (29)
  3. Restaurant owner/manager /Caterer/Catering manager/Banquet organiser (28)
  4. Conservator/Conservator-restorer/Restorer/Renovator (27)
  5. Medical physicist (26)
  6. Blasting technician (25)
  7. Deck officer class I fishing vessel (24)
  8. Inshore fishing vessel skipper (24)
  9. Local fishing vessel skipper (24)
  10. Water and sewer systems professional/Pipe and drainage professional (23)
  11. Mining engineer (23)
  12. Electricity services supervisor / Electrical manager (23)
  13. Private detective (23)
  14. Archeologist (21)
  15. Building engineer (21)
  16. Management consultant (20)
  17. Landscape architect / designer (20)
  18. Interior designer-architect (20)
  19. Ship's mecanic (19)
  20. Trade in medicinal products (19)
  21. Pressure vessel installer (19)
  22. Kindergarten teacher/ Nursery school teacher/Preparatory school teacher (18)
  23. Aesthetician/ Beauty care services (16)
  24. Nursing Assistants and Health Care Assistants (16)
  25. Car mechanic (16)
  26. Shotfirer (16)
  27. Prosthetist and orthotist / Orthopaedic technician /Surgical truss-maker (15)
  28. Statutory auditor (15)
  29. Stonemason /Stonecutter (15)
  30. Stovemaker/Stove fitter (14)
  31. Chemical engineer (13)
  32. Explosives experts (12)
  33. Arts therapist in the health service (12)
  34. Geriatric nurse/Carer for the aged (11)
  35. Repair of motor vehicles (11)
  36. Blacksmith, Farrier, Forging, Stamping, Pressing (11)
  37. Railway professions not elsewhere classified (11)
  38. Surgical assistant (10)
  39. Installation and dismantling specialist for controlled substances (10)
  40. Mechatronics (10)
  41. Financial advisor (9)
  42. Environmental engineer (9)
  43. Metal design/Surface engineering (9)
  44. Wholesale intermediary (9)
  45. Forwarding agent / Haulage services (9)
  46. Town planner / Town and Country Planner (9)
  47. Chimney sweep (8)
  48. Hairdresser / Barber /Wig-maker (8)
  49. Architectural Technologist (8)
  50. Electronic technician (8)
  1. Butcher / Butchery (8)
  2. Information systems engineer (7)
  3. Deck officer class II fishing vessel (7)
  4. Translator/Interpreter (7)
  5. Tattoos/ body piercings/ permanent make-up (7)
  6. Masseur/Massage therapist/Spa therapist (7)
  7. Psychotherapist (6)
  8. Insolvency practitioner (6)
  9. Professions in the field of waste management and disposal (6)
  10. Producer and wholesaler of pharmaceuticals and poisons (6)
  11. Blasting contractor (6)
  12. Bio-medical analyst (6)
  13. Communications electronics (6)
  14. Dental technician (5)
  15. Osteopath (5)
  16. Motorcycle/Motorbike repairer (5)
  17. Photographer / Photography (5)
  18. Baker/Pastry maker (5)
  19. Emergency alarm system officer (5)
  20. Trustee (4)
  21. Boilermaking (4)
  22. Travel agent (4)
  23. Coach/Trainer (4)
  24. Diving instructor (4)
  25. Air traffic controller (4)
  26. Doorman (3)
  27. Gas engineer (3)
  28. Junior architect (3)
  29. Surveyor (3)
  30. Technician working with styrene (3)
  31. Agricultural/farm machinery/engine maintenance/repair (3)
  32. Notary public (3)
  33. Funeral undertaker (3)
  34. Car bodyworker / Panel beater /Car painter (3)
  35. Pest control /Disinfection/ Handling of poisonous or non poisonous products (3)
  36. Optometrist (ophthalmic optician) (2)
  37. Manager of livestock-breeding establishment (non domestic animals) (2)
  38. Natural health practitioner (2)
  39. Veterinary nurse (2)
  40. Debt-collector (2)
  41. Child supervisor (2)
  42. Textile expert (2)
  43. Land surveyor (2)
  44. Planning and regional development engineer/physical planner (2)
  45. Environmental consultant/ Environmental assessor/ Environmental auditor (2)
  46. Fire prevention/protection officer (2)
  47. Security systems professional (2)
  48. Informatics technician (2)
  49. Geotechnical engineer (2)
  50. Printer (2)
  1. Tour manager (2)
  2. Fertiliser sample expert (2)
  3. Orthopaedic shoemaker (2)
  4. Dental hygienist (1)
  5. Driving school owner /manager/assistant manager (1)
  6. Music teacher (1)
  7. Adult education teacher (1)
  8. Mining safety/ rescue professions (1)
  9. Marine engineer (1)
  10. Agronomist / agricultural engineer (1)
  11. Land Appraiser (1)
  12. Pharmaceutical technician/Pharmaceutical assistant (1)
  13. Paralegal (1)
  14. Legal advisor (1)
  15. Laundering/Dry-cleaning and dyeing (1)
  16. Rubber and/or Asbestos processing /Tyre repair (1)
  17. Chemical laboratory technician / Chemical laboratory work (1)
  18. Gunsmith /Weapons-ammunition manufacturer/trader (1)
  19. Chiropractor (1)
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