The table below looks at the statistics for Maya skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maya over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autodesk Maya
Rank 577 546 529
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -17
Contract jobs citing Maya 6 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.015% 0.022%
As % of the Applications category 0.098% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate
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£178 £500 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.50% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £360 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £500 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £178 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6119 6367 5664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.99% 13.22% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3519 3394 2918
Average daily rate £330 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £135 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 615 697
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £10.50 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

Maya
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maya within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Maya Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Maya
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maya within the UK.

Maya Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Maya
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Maya within the UK.

Maya Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Maya
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maya within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 6 £178 -64.50% 8
London -7 2 £178 -64.50% 5
Manchester - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Barton-upon-Humber - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Maya
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Maya also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Maya.

1 12 (60.00%) Games
2 11 (55.00%) Photoshop
3 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (30.00%) Game Development
4 5 (25.00%) User Experience
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) Adobe
4 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (20.00%) Animation
5 4 (20.00%) CINEMA 4D
5 4 (20.00%) Lua
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (20.00%) ActionScript
5 4 (20.00%) Flash
5 4 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) Android
6 3 (15.00%) Graphic Design
6 3 (15.00%) ActionScript 3.0
6 3 (15.00%) ActionScript 2.0
6 3 (15.00%) Android Development
6 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (15.00%) Social Gaming
6 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (15.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) C++
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Games
6 3 (15.00%) 3ds Max

Maya
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Maya also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Maya. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (20.00%) CINEMA 4D
2 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (15.00%) 3ds Max
4 2 (10.00%) MS Office
4 2 (10.00%) Quicktime
4 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (10.00%) ZBrush
4 2 (10.00%) Final Cut Pro
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.00%) 3G
2 1 (5.00%) UTRAN
2 1 (5.00%) GPRS
2 1 (5.00%) 2G
2 1 (5.00%) RNC
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 12 (60.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Programmer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Animator
3 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Designer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Planner
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) 3D Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Flash
2 3 (15.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) X-Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (10.00%) WebGL
4 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Animation
3 3 (15.00%) Graphic Design
3 3 (15.00%) Social Gaming
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile Games
4 2 (10.00%) Video Editing
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.00%) Kinect
5 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Physics
5 1 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Android
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Game Development
2 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Android Development
4 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (15.00%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
6 1 (5.00%) Network Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) Lua
2 4 (20.00%) ActionScript
2 4 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (15.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 3 (15.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Autodesk
3 1 (5.00%) Ericsson