Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Maya skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maya over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Autodesk Maya
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 857 879 872
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7 +11
Contract jobs citing Maya 46 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.017% 0.015%
As % of the Applications category 0.53% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 5
UK median daily rate £225 £300 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -21.67% +39.27%
10th Percentile £185 £233 £207
90th Percentile £523 £338 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £313 £223
% change year-on-year -29.60% +40.45% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £185.00 - £37.00
10th Percentile £177.50 - £34.50
90th Percentile £192.50 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £185.00 - -

Maya is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8,624 8,963 9,399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.28% 8.74% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,090 5,516 5,500
UK median daily rate £374 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.86% - -
10th Percentile £143 £142 £150
90th Percentile £563 £569 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 773 732 922
UK median hourly rate £15.80 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.94% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.10 £10.24
90th Percentile £39.32 £35.00 £39.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.14% -3.33% +3.45%

Maya
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Maya as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Maya in the UK

Maya
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maya in the UK

Maya
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maya over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maya in the UK

Maya
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maya in the UK

Maya
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maya within the UK over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 46 £225 -25.00% 14
UK excluding London +10 33 £220 -29.60% 8
South East 0 19 £220 -
London +27 13 £235 -11.32% 6
South West -25 8 £193 -40.77% 1
East of England - 3 £300 - 3
West Midlands -17 2 £250 +42.86%
Midlands -20 2 £250 +42.86%
North West - 1 £310 - 4
North of England - 1 £310 - 4

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Maya also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Maya.

1 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
1 14 (30.43%) Animation
1 14 (30.43%) PMO
2 13 (28.26%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 13 (28.26%) Critical Success Factor
2 13 (28.26%) Matrix Management
2 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (28.26%) Project Governance
2 13 (28.26%) Dependency Management
2 13 (28.26%) Huawei
2 13 (28.26%) Quality Management
2 13 (28.26%) Project Management
3 11 (23.91%) Photoshop
4 8 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (17.39%) Games
4 8 (17.39%) Python
5 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 6 (13.04%) NUKE
6 6 (13.04%) Remedy
6 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.04%) Houdini
7 5 (10.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (10.87%) Unreal Engine
7 5 (10.87%) Visual Effects
7 5 (10.87%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (8.70%) Adobe
8 4 (8.70%) C#
8 4 (8.70%) C++
8 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio

Maya
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Photoshop
2 6 (13.04%) Houdini
2 6 (13.04%) NUKE
3 3 (6.52%) 3ds Max
4 2 (4.35%) Autodesk Smoke
4 2 (4.35%) ZBrush
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.17%) Blender
5 1 (2.17%) MotionBuilder
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) DHCP
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) IPsec
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) SGSN
1 1 (2.17%) VLAN
1 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) MonoDevelop
General
1 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.39%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Project Manager
2 11 (23.91%) Telecoms Manager
2 11 (23.91%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Animator
4 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.52%) 3D Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Games Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Unity 3D Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Augmented Reality Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Designer
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Virtual Reality Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Designer
7 1 (2.17%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (10.87%) Unreal Engine
3 3 (6.52%) DirectX
3 3 (6.52%) OpenGL
3 3 (6.52%) WebGL
4 2 (4.35%) CGI
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.17%) Android NDK
5 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.17%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) jQuery
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Animation
2 5 (10.87%) Augmented Reality
2 5 (10.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.52%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.35%) PMI
4 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.17%) LIMS
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (2.17%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) CentOS
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (28.26%) Critical Success Factor
1 13 (28.26%) Dependency Management
1 13 (28.26%) Matrix Management
1 13 (28.26%) Project Governance
1 13 (28.26%) Project Management
1 13 (28.26%) Quality Management
1 13 (28.26%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 8 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.87%) Visual Effects
5 4 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (6.52%) Deadline-Driven
6 3 (6.52%) Decision-Making
6 3 (6.52%) Game Development
6 3 (6.52%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.52%) OO
6 3 (6.52%) OOP
6 3 (6.52%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) Python
2 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.70%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) C++
4 3 (6.52%) C
4 3 (6.52%) Lua
5 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
1 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (30.43%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) NFS
2 2 (4.35%) Samba
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Huawei
2 6 (13.04%) Remedy
3 4 (8.70%) Adobe
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Sophos
5 1 (2.17%) VMware