Self-employment occupation groups in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018

Number of those self-employed in the United Kingdom (UK) from January to September 2018, by major occupational group (1,000s)

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 3, 2019
Self-employment occupation groups in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018 This statistic shows a distribution of all self-employed workers in the United Kingdom (UK) from January to September 2018, by major occupational group. The number of the total self-employed workforce that are working in skilled trade occupations exceeds 3.6 million workers, making skilled trade occupations the main occupational group of the self-employed workforce in the United Kingdom in 2018.
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Number of those self-employed in the United Kingdom (UK) from January to September 2018, by major occupational group (1,000s)

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Number of all self-employed in thousands
Skilled trades3,622
Managers, directors & senior officials2,322
Professional occupations2,245
Associate professional & technical2,313
Process, plant & machine operatives1,171
Caring, leisure & other services1,044
Elementary occupations869
Administrative & secretarial 463
Sales & customer services213
Number of all self-employed in thousands
Skilled trades3,622
Managers, directors & senior officials2,322
Professional occupations2,245
Associate professional & technical2,313
Process, plant & machine operatives1,171
Caring, leisure & other services1,044
Elementary occupations869
Administrative & secretarial 463
Sales & customer services213
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 3, 2019
This statistic shows a distribution of all self-employed workers in the United Kingdom (UK) from January to September 2018, by major occupational group. The number of the total self-employed workforce that are working in skilled trade occupations exceeds 3.6 million workers, making skilled trade occupations the main occupational group of the self-employed workforce in the United Kingdom in 2018.
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