Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 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
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 799 869 815
Rank change year-on-year +70 -54 +64
Contract jobs citing Maya 32 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.020% 0.017%
As % of the Applications category 0.43% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 6
UK median daily rate £218 £265 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.92% -7.83% +27.78%
10th Percentile £167 £113 £188
90th Percentile £315 £475 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £175 £230
% change year-on-year +20.00% -23.91% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £185.00 - £31.50
10th Percentile £177.50 - £31.25
90th Percentile £192.50 - £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £185.00 - £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 7,490 8,866 8,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.23% 8.80% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,414 5,362 4,673
UK median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £143 £145 £145
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 621 763 724
UK median hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +3.13% -0.62%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £44.50 £38.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.77%

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 +48 32 £218 -23.01% 3
UK excluding London +29 22 £210 +20.00%
London +49 10 £250 -16.67% 3
East of England - 9 £138 -
South West - 6 £205 -
South East +22 3 - -
North West - 3 £310 -
North of England - 3 £310 -
Midlands +13 1 £225 +28.57%
East Midlands - 1 £225 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 (43.75%) Animation
2 9 (28.13%) Python
3 8 (25.00%) Blender
4 7 (21.88%) ZBrush
4 7 (21.88%) Games
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 6 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (15.63%) 3D Modelling
7 4 (12.50%) Visual Effects
7 4 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
7 4 (12.50%) Texturing
8 3 (9.38%) Machine Learning
8 3 (9.38%) 3D Animation
8 3 (9.38%) Computational Biology
8 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
8 3 (9.38%) Law
8 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (9.38%) WS-I
8 3 (9.38%) PhD
8 3 (9.38%) Windows
8 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
8 3 (9.38%) Biology
8 3 (9.38%) Validation
8 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (9.38%) Bioinformatics
8 3 (9.38%) Houdini
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management

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 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Blender
2 7 (21.88%) ZBrush
3 3 (9.38%) Houdini
3 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
4 2 (6.25%) 3ds Max
4 2 (6.25%) MotionBuilder
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (3.13%) Figma
5 1 (3.13%) NUKE
5 1 (3.13%) Sketch
5 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 7 (21.88%) Games
2 3 (9.38%) Law
2 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Technical Artist
2 4 (12.50%) Animator
2 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) 3D Artist
3 3 (9.38%) 3D Modeller
4 2 (6.25%) 3D Animator
4 2 (6.25%) C++ Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) 3D Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Administration Assistant
5 1 (3.13%) Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.13%) Biologist
5 1 (3.13%) Computational Biologist
5 1 (3.13%) Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Project Assistant
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
3 3 (9.38%) WS-I
4 2 (6.25%) Android NDK
5 1 (3.13%) CGI
5 1 (3.13%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Animation
2 6 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.13%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) HoloLens
4 1 (3.13%) HTC Vive
4 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.13%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (3.13%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Project Management
2 5 (15.63%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (12.50%) Texturing
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Effects
4 3 (9.38%) 3D Animation
4 3 (9.38%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Bioinformatics
4 3 (9.38%) Biology
4 3 (9.38%) Computational Biology
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Machine Learning
4 3 (9.38%) Validation
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Dependency Management
5 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) Project Governance
5 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Python
2 2 (6.25%) C++
2 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
2 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
2 2 (6.25%) R
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) PhD
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Huawei
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.13%) SAP