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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 (15062)
  2. Master builder (8146)
  3. Tourist guide (6107)
  4. Fork lift truck operator (5759)
  5. Car, taxi and van drivers (5200)
  6. Joiner/Carpenter (3188)
  7. Ski and/or mountain/canyon guide/ mountain leader (2980)
  8. Welder / steel worker (2763)
  9. Sports instructor (2710)
  10. Doctor of Medicine (2297)
  11. Architect (1945)
  12. Civil engineer (1881)
  13. Electrical Engineering / Electromechanical engineering (1876)
  14. Locksmith (1818)
  15. Air conditioning technician/Heating/Central heating technician/installer/repairer/Maintenance-Installation of ventilation equipment (1805)
  16. Loader (1629)
  17. Scaffolder (1626)
  18. Painter-decorator (1503)
  19. Radiographer / Radiotherapist (1409)
  20. Physiotherapist (1374)
  21. Veterinary Surgeon (1229)
  22. Floor layer (1191)
  23. Machinery operator (1101)
  24. Tiler (939)
  25. Secondary school teacher (903)
  26. Roofer / Roofing (888)
  27. Gas installer /repairer (863)
  28. Construction/Civil engineering: building of roads, bridges, railways (856)
  29. Plasterer (794)
  30. Patent Agent / Trademark agent (784)
  31. Asbestos removal expert (632)
  32. Real Estate agent /Real estate agency manager/administrator/director (616)
  33. Insurance and reinsurance intermediaries (585)
  34. Electrician / Senior electrician /Specialised electrician (580)
  35. Electrical engineer (503)
  36. Fisherman (491)
  37. Mobile Offshore Unit related professions (480)
  38. Accountant/ Tax advisor (473)
  39. Nurse (458)
  40. Dental Practitioner (455)
  41. Pharmacist (450)
  42. Child care worker (436)
  43. Crane operator (411)
  44. Electrical equipment/appliances contractor/repairer/installer (393)
  45. Manpower supply agent (379)
  46. Building contractor (351)
  47. Medical/Biomedical laboratory technician (315)
  48. Mechanical engineer (309)
  49. Lawyer/Barrister/Solicitor (282)
  50. Building insulator / Building insulation (266)
  1. Building site mechanic (265)
  2. Psychologist (241)
  3. Health and Safety Officer (228)
  4. Management consultant (226)
  5. Metal caster / Foundry worker (221)
  6. Railway brakers, signallers and shunters (220)
  7. Cleaning of monuments, facades and buildings (217)
  8. Tinsmith/Coppersmith (212)
  9. Speech and language therapist (187)
  10. Security guard / Warden (181)
  11. Occupational therapist (174)
  12. Road/Street Works professions (171)
  13. Landscape gardener/gardening (155)
  14. Gardener (155)
  15. Dietician (154)
  16. Energy engineer (153)
  17. Glazier / Glass-blowing and manufacture of glass apparatus (151)
  18. Geologist (151)
  19. University teacher/professor (150)
  20. Draughtsman (141)
  21. Mechatronics (128)
  22. Telecommunications-electronics installer (125)
  23. Social worker (124)
  24. Epoxide worker (121)
  25. Civil and environmental engineer (121)
  26. Excavator operator (118)
  27. Technical expert for the quality of construction projects (115)
  28. Primary school teacher (114)
  29. Building site coordinator (109)
  30. Diver (99)
  31. Chiropodist (podiatrist) (92)
  32. Well sinker (92)
  33. Trade in medicinal products (89)
  34. Car mechanic (89)
  35. Bridge / Road Supervisor (87)
  36. Stonemason /Stonecutter (82)
  37. Aesthetician/ Beauty care services (78)
  38. Telecommunications engineer (78)
  39. Paramedic /Ambulance nurse/ Other ambulance professionals (74)
  40. Skipper/deck officer fishing fleet (74)
  41. Lorry Driver/Heavy Goods Vehicle driver (74)
  42. Hotels/Hotelier, Restaurants/Restaurateur, Accommodation provider including camp sites (70)
  43. Gas technician (68)
  44. Chartered technician (62)
  45. Pyrotechnian / Manufacture and/or trade in pyrotechnical articles (55)
  46. Lift maintenance /Lift contractor/Lift electrician (54)
  47. Hearing aid dispenser / audiometric technician (54)
  48. Midwife (53)
  49. Stovemaker/Stove fitter (52)
  50. Driving instructor (52)
  1. Engine operator class I, II, III (47)
  2. Interior designer-architect (47)
  3. Masseur/Massage therapist/Spa therapist (46)
  4. Electromechanical engineer (46)
  5. Metal design/Surface engineering (43)
  6. Plumber (43)
  7. Chemist (42)
  8. Mason /Bricklayer (42)
  9. Environmental health officer (42)
  10. Energy professions not elsewhere classified (40)
  11. Electricity services supervisor / Electrical manager (40)
  12. Animal experimentation technician (39)
  13. Landscape architect / designer (38)
  14. Car bodyworker / Panel beater /Car painter (36)
  15. Private detective (35)
  16. Plastics processing (35)
  17. Engineer (33)
  18. Chief engineer class I fishing vessel (32)
  19. Auctioneer (29)
  20. Orthoptist (29)
  21. Mining engineer (28)
  22. Restaurant owner/manager /Caterer/Catering manager/Banquet organiser (28)
  23. Conservator/Conservator-restorer/Restorer/Renovator (28)
  24. Local fishing vessel skipper (26)
  25. Medical physicist (26)
  26. Blasting technician (25)
  27. Emergency alarm system officer (25)
  28. Shotfirer (24)
  29. Inshore fishing vessel skipper (24)
  30. Deck officer class I fishing vessel (24)
  31. Building engineer (24)
  32. Land surveyor (23)
  33. Musical instrument manufacturer-repairer (23)
  34. Water and sewer systems professional/Pipe and drainage professional (23)
  35. Ship's mecanic (21)
  36. Archeologist (21)
  37. Financial advisor (21)
  38. Hairdresser / Barber /Wig-maker (20)
  39. Pressure vessel installer (19)
  40. Communications electronics (19)
  41. Coach/Trainer (18)
  42. Kindergarten teacher/ Nursery school teacher/Preparatory school teacher (18)
  43. Chemical engineer (17)
  44. Explosives experts (16)
  45. Nursing Assistants and Health Care Assistants (16)
  46. Statutory auditor (16)
  47. Town planner / Town and Country Planner (15)
  48. Prosthetist and orthotist / Orthopaedic technician /Surgical truss-maker (15)
  49. Chimney sweep (14)
  50. Repair of motor vehicles (14)
  1. Photographer / Photography (14)
  2. Blacksmith, Farrier, Forging, Stamping, Pressing (14)
  3. Forwarding agent / Haulage services (13)
  4. Boilermaking (13)
  5. Railway professions not elsewhere classified (13)
  6. Arts therapist in the health service (12)
  7. Printer (12)
  8. Baker/Pastry maker (12)
  9. Debt-collector (12)
  10. Geriatric nurse/Carer for the aged (11)
  11. Surgical assistant (10)
  12. Installation and dismantling specialist for controlled substances (10)
  13. Blasting contractor (10)
  14. Environmental engineer (10)
  15. Wholesale intermediary (9)
  16. Travel agent (9)
  17. Butcher / Butchery (9)
  18. Architectural Technologist (8)
  19. Electronic technician (8)
  20. Psychotherapist (7)
  21. Information systems engineer (7)
  22. Producer and wholesaler of pharmaceuticals and poisons (7)
  23. Tattoos/ body piercings/ permanent make-up (7)
  24. Translator/Interpreter (7)
  25. Deck officer class II fishing vessel (7)
  26. Insolvency practitioner (6)
  27. Bio-medical analyst (6)
  28. Pest control /Disinfection/ Handling of poisonous or non poisonous products (6)
  29. Professions in the field of waste management and disposal (6)
  30. Dental technician (5)
  31. Osteopath (5)
  32. Financial broker/Financial intermediary (5)
  33. Road transport manager (5)
  34. Motorcycle/Motorbike repairer (5)
  35. Chemical laboratory technician / Chemical laboratory work (5)
  36. Technician working with styrene (5)
  37. Funeral undertaker (5)
  38. Trustee (4)
  39. Textile expert (4)
  40. Tour manager (4)
  41. Air traffic controller (4)
  42. Diving instructor (4)
  43. Manufacture of ladies' and men's clothing and linen (4)
  44. Doorman (3)
  45. Gas engineer (3)
  46. Junior architect (3)
  47. Surveyor (3)
  48. Planning and regional development engineer/physical planner (3)
  49. Sadler /Manufacture of leather goods and accessories (3)
  50. Agricultural/farm machinery/engine maintenance/repair (3)
  1. Informatics technician (3)
  2. Geotechnical engineer (3)
  3. Notary public (3)
  4. Laundering/Dry-cleaning and dyeing (3)
  5. Sculptor (3)
  6. Optician (Dispensing optician) (2)
  7. Optometrist (ophthalmic optician) (2)
  8. Orthopaedic shoemaker (2)
  9. Natural health practitioner (2)
  10. Veterinary nurse (2)
  11. Child supervisor (2)
  12. Manager of livestock-breeding establishment (non domestic animals) (2)
  13. Environmental consultant/ Environmental assessor/ Environmental auditor (2)
  14. Fire prevention/protection officer (2)
  15. Security systems professional (2)
  16. Gunsmith /Weapons-ammunition manufacturer/trader (2)
  17. Seafaring professions (2)
  18. Fertiliser sample expert (2)
  19. Special needs teacher (2)
  20. Dental hygienist (1)
  21. Driving school owner /manager/assistant manager (1)
  22. Music teacher (1)
  23. Adult education teacher (1)
  24. Mining safety/ rescue professions (1)
  25. Marine engineer (1)
  26. Valuation surveyor (1)
  27. Agronomist / agricultural engineer (1)
  28. Land Appraiser (1)
  29. Road Passenger Carrier (1)
  30. Gold/Silversmith / Gold/Silversmithing /Jeweller (1)
  31. Jewellery making and cutting of precious stones (1)
  32. Florist /Floristry (1)
  33. Pharmaceutical technician/Pharmaceutical assistant (1)
  34. Paralegal (1)
  35. Legal advisor (1)
  36. Installer of low-voltage photovoltaic systems (1)
  37. Shoemaker /Cobbler (1)
  38. Bookbinder (1)
  39. Rubber and/or Asbestos processing /Tyre repair (1)
  40. Chiropractor (1)
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