Offshore Rig Utilization by Rig Type

Current Competitive Offshore Rig Utilization by Rig Type
Drill Barge 0.0%  (0/4)
Drillship 69.4%  (84/121)
Jackup 62.9%  (271/431)
Semisub 67.6%  (115/170)
Submersible 0.0%  (0/2)
Updated: 7/29/2015
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 69.4%  (84/121) 69.7%  (83/119) 71.1%  (81/114) 86.7%  (91/105)
Inland Barge 23.5%  (12/51) 27.5%  (14/51) 37.3%  (19/51) 58.8%  (30/51)
Jackup 62.9%  (271/431) 64.9%  (281/433) 73.1%  (315/431) 78.0%  (330/423)
Platform Rig 27.5%  (25/91) 28.6%  (26/91) 40.0%  (36/90) 42.7%  (38/89)
Semisub 67.6%  (115/170) 67.8%  (116/171) 78.1%  (143/183) 71.6%  (144/201)
Submersible 0.0%  (0/2) 0.0%  (0/2) 0.0%  (0/2) 0.0%  (0/2)
Tender 52.6%  (20/38) 61.1%  (22/36) 65.7%  (23/35) 66.7%  (22/33)
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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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