Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 2020 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
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 537 832 893
Rank change year-on-year +295 +61 -39
Contract jobs citing Maya 16 18 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.020% 0.017%
As % of the Applications category 0.54% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 13
Median daily rate £250 £250 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.04% -
10th Percentile £135 £201 £126
90th Percentile £497 £296 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £238 £163
% change year-on-year -32.63% +46.15% -48.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 2,962 7,581 8,792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.27% 8.32% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,681 4,469 5,236
Median daily rate £375 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.42%
10th Percentile £135 £150 £145
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 653 775
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.62 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.37% +0.70% +3.13%
10th Percentile £11.59 £10.80 £10.75
90th Percentile £42.63 £46.40 £40.00
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.45 £15.50
% change year-on-year +12.46% +6.13% +3.33%

Maya
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Maya in the UK

Maya
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Maya.

Daily rate trend for Maya in the UK

Maya
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Maya over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Maya in the UK

Maya
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Maya.

Hourly rate trend for Maya in the UK

Maya
Top 8 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 4 August 2020. 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 +289 16 £250 - 3
UK excluding London +249 10 £160 -32.63% 2
Midlands +97 8 £160 -32.63%
West Midlands - 7 £160 -
London +217 6 £475 +90.00% 1
South East - 2 - -
East Midlands +54 1 - -
Work from Home - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, 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 11 (68.75%) Animation
2 10 (62.50%) Games
3 5 (31.25%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
4 4 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) CINEMA 4D
5 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (12.50%) Texturing
6 2 (12.50%) Houdini
6 2 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (12.50%) Nokia
6 2 (12.50%) 3ds Max
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (6.25%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (6.25%) Internet
7 1 (6.25%) OpenGL
7 1 (6.25%) DirectX
7 1 (6.25%) CAD
7 1 (6.25%) Adobe
7 1 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) Blender
7 1 (6.25%) GLSL
7 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement

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 3 (18.75%) CINEMA 4D
2 2 (12.50%) 3ds Max
2 2 (12.50%) Houdini
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (6.25%) Blender
3 1 (6.25%) MODO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 10 (62.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Animator
2 3 (18.75%) 3D Artist
3 2 (12.50%) 3D Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Games Artist
3 2 (12.50%) Games Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) OSS Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 4 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (6.25%) Caffe
2 1 (6.25%) DirectX
2 1 (6.25%) OpenGL
2 1 (6.25%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (6.25%) PyTorch
2 1 (6.25%) TensorFlow
2 1 (6.25%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Animation
2 5 (31.25%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
2 2 (12.50%) Texturing
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) 3D Animation
3 1 (6.25%) CAD
3 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Identification
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Use Case
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) GLSL
3 1 (6.25%) HLSL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Nokia
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe