Period
to 20 August 2017

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 20 August 2017 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
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 835 907 842
Rank change year-on-year +72 -65 -8
Contract jobs citing Maya 16 6 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.006% 0.039%
As % of the Applications category 0.19% 0.060% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 10
UK median daily rate £325 £200 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -23.81% +9.38%
10th Percentile £200 £172 £224
90th Percentile £344 £238 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £200 £275
% change year-on-year +62.50% -27.27% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 - -

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

Contract Software Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8396 10061 12127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.78% 9.28% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4911 5959 6853
UK median daily rate £355 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.19% - +3.85%
10th Percentile £150 £150 £155
90th Percentile £550 £525 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +3.13% -1.54% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 688 900 1169
UK median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +10.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.40 £38.75 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79% -3.33%

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 20 August 2017.

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 9 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 20 August 2017. 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 +72 13 £325 +44.44% 5
UK excluding London +82 12 £325 +62.50% 4
South West - 7 £325 - 1
London +19 4 - - 1
Scotland +32 2 £160 -7.25%
Midlands - 1 - -
South East - 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Maya also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Maya.

1 16 (100.00%) Animation
2 11 (68.75%) Photoshop
3 8 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) Houdini
5 6 (37.50%) Samba
5 6 (37.50%) LAN
5 6 (37.50%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) NFS
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) CentOS
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (37.50%) Visual Effects
5 6 (37.50%) NUKE
5 6 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (31.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 5 (31.25%) 3ds Max
7 3 (18.75%) Games
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (18.75%) Prototyping
8 2 (12.50%) 3D Animation
8 2 (12.50%) Texturing
8 2 (12.50%) Autodesk

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 (68.75%) Photoshop
2 7 (43.75%) Houdini
3 6 (37.50%) NUKE
4 5 (31.25%) 3ds Max
5 2 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (6.25%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (6.25%) MODO
6 1 (6.25%) Mudbox
6 1 (6.25%) ZBrush
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
1 6 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) 3D Artist
2 3 (18.75%) Animator
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Animator
4 1 (6.25%) 3D Animator
4 1 (6.25%) 3D Modeller
4 1 (6.25%) Maya Animator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (6.25%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (6.25%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Animation
2 6 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (6.25%) HTC Vive
3 1 (6.25%) Interactive TV
3 1 (6.25%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (6.25%) Photography
3 1 (6.25%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) CentOS
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Effects
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Prototyping
2 3 (18.75%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (12.50%) 3D Animation
3 2 (12.50%) Texturing
4 1 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Filmmaking
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Physics
4 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (37.50%) NFS
1 6 (37.50%) Samba
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Autodesk
3 1 (6.25%) Alias