05001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000Food trades workersConstruction trades workersHospitality, retail and service managersFarm, forestry and garden workersAutomotive and engineering trades workersHealth professionalsSales assistants and salespersonsCarers and aidesSports and personal service workersFactory process workersEngineering, ICT and science techniciansConstruction and mining labourersDesign, engineering, science and transport professionalsHospitality workersBusiness, human resource and marketing professionalsFarmers and farm managersCleaners and laundry workersSpecialist managersICT professionalsOther technicians and trades workersElectrotechnology and telecommunications trades workersMobile plant operatorsRoad and rail driversHealth and welfare support workersOther labourersEducation professionalsOffice managers and program administratorsFood preparation assistantsSkilled animal and horticultural workersMachine and stationary plant operatorsInquiry clerks and receptionistsPersonal assistants and secretariesSales representatives and agentsProtective service workersOther clerical and administrative workersStorepersonsArts and media professionalsLegal, social and welfare professionalsSales support workersNumerical clerksChief executives, general managers and legislatorsGeneral clerical workersClerical and office support workersOccupation types for people granted Essential Skills work visasfor New ZealandYear ended June 2017Provider: Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment05001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000

Occupation types for people granted Essential Skills work visas for New Zealand

Year ended June 2017

Data provided by

Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment

Dataset name

Migration Trends and Outlook: Temporary visa holders 2016/17



How to find the data

At URL provided, select 'Temporary visa holders' from the box at the right-hand side of the page.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Migration Trends and Outlook: Temporary visa holders 2016/17

From the dataset Migration Trends and Outlook: Temporary visa holders 2016/17, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: 38
  • Range: D5:E215
  • Provided: 45 data points

This data forms the table Migration - Occupation groups of people granted Essential Skills work visas 2017.

Dataset originally released on:

March 29, 2018

About this dataset

This annual report is the 17th in a series that examines trends in temporary and permanent migration to and from New Zealand. The report updates trends to 2016/17 and compares recent immigration patterns with patterns identified in previous years.