Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 873 825 897
Rank change year-on-year -48 +72 -34
Contract jobs citing Maya 18 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.016% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.21% 0.18% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 4
UK median daily rate £288 £288 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +43.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £126 £188 £172
90th Percentile £475 £325 £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £163 £230 £200
% change year-on-year -29.35% +15.00% -23.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.50 -

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 8,770 8,355 10,184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.47% 8.79% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,247 4,860 6,087
UK median daily rate £370 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +0.74%
10th Percentile £145 £150 £153
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £321
% change year-on-year +3.85% +1.40% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 734 872
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £39.60 £43.75 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.57 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.77% -9.09% +13.79%

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 18 July 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 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 18 July 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 -37 16 £294 -2.08% 16
London -28 11 £425 +47.83% 1
UK excluding London -25 7 £163 -29.35% 15
Midlands -6 2 £138 - 7
West Midlands -21 2 £138 - 6
Scotland -41 2 £140 -12.50%
East of England - 2 £294 - 3
North West - 1 £150 - 4
North of England - 1 £150 - 4

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 13 (72.22%) Photoshop
2 10 (55.56%) Games
3 9 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 8 (44.44%) C#
5 7 (38.89%) Animation
6 6 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
7 5 (27.78%) 3ds Max
7 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
8 4 (22.22%) Flash
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) Adobe
8 4 (22.22%) Apache Flex
8 4 (22.22%) JSON
8 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (16.67%) Game Development
9 3 (16.67%) Visual Effects
9 3 (16.67%) Silverlight
9 3 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (16.67%) Blender
9 3 (16.67%) Automotive
9 3 (16.67%) Python
9 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 3 (16.67%) OO
10 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (11.11%) CGI
10 2 (11.11%) ZBrush
10 2 (11.11%) 3D Modelling
10 2 (11.11%) V-Ray
10 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Photoshop
2 5 (27.78%) 3ds Max
3 3 (16.67%) Blender
4 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (11.11%) NUKE
4 2 (11.11%) ZBrush
5 1 (5.56%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (5.56%) Houdini
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (55.56%) Games
2 3 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Games Developer
4 1 (5.56%) 3D Animator
4 1 (5.56%) 3D Artist
4 1 (5.56%) 3D Developer
4 1 (5.56%) 3D Modeller
4 1 (5.56%) Animator
4 1 (5.56%) Augmented Reality Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Maya Animator
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Digital Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Director
4 1 (5.56%) UI Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Unity 3D Developer
4 1 (5.56%) UX Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Reality Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) Apache Flex
3 4 (22.22%) Flash
3 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) Silverlight
5 2 (11.11%) CGI
5 2 (11.11%) V-Ray
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Django
6 1 (5.56%) Flask
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js
6 1 (5.56%) OAuth
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) SAML
6 1 (5.56%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Animation
2 3 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.56%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (16.67%) Game Development
2 3 (16.67%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Effects
3 2 (11.11%) 3D Animation
3 2 (11.11%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Decision-Making
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Physics
3 2 (11.11%) Prototyping
4 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.56%) Post-Production
4 1 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (5.56%) Texturing
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Lua
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Autodesk
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
2 1 (5.56%) Splunk