Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 773 849 872
Rank change year-on-year +76 +23 +26
Contract jobs citing Maya 18 45 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.043% 0.015%
As % of the Applications category 0.25% 0.51% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 7
UK median daily rate £375 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -30.77% -15.14%
10th Percentile £215 £185 £280
90th Percentile £520 £523 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £205 £325
% change year-on-year +28.05% -36.92% +46.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £185.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.97% - -
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 7,097 8,782 9,163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.67% 8.39% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,151 5,166 5,624
UK median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £139 £145 £143
90th Percentile £550 £557 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £330
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 685 790 751
UK median hourly rate £17.90 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.88% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.44 £40.28 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.30 £14.50
% change year-on-year +14.38% +5.52% -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 5 December 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 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 5 December 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 +102 18 £375 +66.67% 9
London +94 11 £500 +112.77% 8
UK excluding London +61 7 £263 +28.05% 1
Midlands +57 5 £200 -20.00%
East Midlands - 5 £200 -
North of England +40 1 £275 +83.33% 1
North West +14 1 £275 +83.33%
South West -1 1 £300 +55.84%

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 10 (55.56%) Games
1 10 (55.56%) Animation
2 8 (44.44%) 3ds Max
3 7 (38.89%) 3D Modelling
3 7 (38.89%) Texturing
4 6 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 6 (33.33%) CINEMA 4D
5 3 (16.67%) Game Development
5 3 (16.67%) Autodesk
5 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
6 2 (11.11%) Adobe
6 2 (11.11%) Marketing
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (11.11%) Visual Effects
6 2 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (5.56%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (5.56%) MotionBuilder
7 1 (5.56%) Firebase
7 1 (5.56%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) V-Ray
7 1 (5.56%) Office 365
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.56%) CAD

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 8 (44.44%) 3ds Max
2 6 (33.33%) CINEMA 4D
3 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (5.56%) Houdini
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (5.56%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) Firebase
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (55.56%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) 3D Artist
1 6 (33.33%) Animator
1 6 (33.33%) Games Artist
2 5 (27.78%) 3D Animator
3 2 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3D Designer
4 1 (5.56%) 3D Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Games Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Maya Artist
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (5.56%) CGI
2 1 (5.56%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (5.56%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Animation
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) 3D Modelling
1 7 (38.89%) Texturing
2 3 (16.67%) Game Development
3 2 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Effects
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) CAD
4 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetVault Backup
1 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Autodesk
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) VMware