Offshore Rig Utilization by Rig Type

Current Competitive Offshore Rig Utilization by Rig Type
Drill Barge 0.0%  (0/4)
Drillship 69.7%  (83/119)
Jackup 62.1%  (275/443)
Semisub 69.2%  (119/172)
Submersible 0.0%  (0/2)
Updated: 7/1/2015
Historical Competitive Offshore Rig Utilization by Rig Type
Below is the breakdown of rig utilization by rig types for each time period indicated. Utilization numbers are based on a snapshot rig count. Only competitive rigs are included.
Rig Type Current Month Ago 6 Months Ago 1 Year Ago
Drill Barge 0.0%  (0/4) 0.0%  (0/4) 50.0%  (2/4) 50.0%  (2/4)
Drillship 69.7%  (83/119) 70.3%  (83/118) 72.2%  (83/115) 83.7%  (87/104)
Inland Barge 25.5%  (13/51) 17.6%  (9/51) 41.2%  (21/51) 56.9%  (29/51)
Jackup 62.1%  (275/443) 63.4%  (279/440) 72.3%  (310/429) 77.5%  (327/422)
Platform Rig 28.6%  (26/91) 35.2%  (32/91) 40.0%  (36/90) 43.8%  (39/89)
Semisub 69.2%  (119/172) 71.9%  (123/171) 79.9%  (147/184) 69.7%  (140/201)
Submersible 0.0%  (0/2) 0.0%  (0/2) 0.0%  (0/2) 0.0%  (0/2)
Tender 58.3%  (21/36) 61.1%  (22/36) 65.7%  (23/35) 69.7%  (23/33)
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Historical Offshore Rig Utilization
The following graph provides rig utilization rates for the last 3 years based on the number days on contract for the competitive rigs of this type.
Upcoming Utilization Highlights
Jan: Jackup May: Semisubmersible Sept: Drillship
Feb: Semisubmersible Jun: Drillship Oct: Jackup
Mar: Drillship Jul: Jackup Nov: Semisubmersible
Apr: Jackup Aug: Semisubmersible Dec: Drillship

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