Zero hours contracts: share of employed population in the UK, by occupation 2016

Share of employees in specified occupation on a zero hours contract in the United Kingdom (UK) from April 2016 to June 2016*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 4, 2018
Zero hours contracts: share of employed population in the UK, by occupation 2016 This statistic shows the share of employed persons in the specified occupations who were on a zero hour contract in the United Kingdom (UK) in the period April to June 2016. The occupation with the highest proportion of such contracts were elementary occupations - normally entrance positions requiring a minimum general level of education, where 9 percent were on a zero hours contract.
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Share of employees in specified occupation on a zero hours contract in the United Kingdom (UK) from April 2016 to June 2016*

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Share of employees in occupation group
Elementary Occupations9%
Caring, Leisure And Other Service Occupations6.7%
Process, Plant And Machine Operatives3.6%
Sales And Customer Service Occupations2.8%
Skilled Trades Occupations1.7%
Associate Professional And Technical Occupations1.4%
Administrative And Secretarial Occupations1.3%
Professional Occupations1.2%
Managers, Directors And Senior Officials0.5%
Share of employees in occupation group
Elementary Occupations9%
Caring, Leisure And Other Service Occupations6.7%
Process, Plant And Machine Operatives3.6%
Sales And Customer Service Occupations2.8%
Skilled Trades Occupations1.7%
Associate Professional And Technical Occupations1.4%
Administrative And Secretarial Occupations1.3%
Professional Occupations1.2%
Managers, Directors And Senior Officials0.5%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 4, 2018
This statistic shows the share of employed persons in the specified occupations who were on a zero hour contract in the United Kingdom (UK) in the period April to June 2016. The occupation with the highest proportion of such contracts were elementary occupations - normally entrance positions requiring a minimum general level of education, where 9 percent were on a zero hours contract.
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