Offshore Rig Utilization Spotlight

Below are the last 2 years of month-by-month utilization details for the competitive rig fleet outlined here:
Region: Africa - West Rig Type: Semisub  >= 4000 ft
Month Year Rigs Contracted Total Rigs Days Contracted Average Days
Contracted Per Rig
Utilization
August 2013 16 rigs 16 rigs 466 days 29.1 days 94.0% 
September 2013 15 rigs 16 rigs 436 days 29.1 days 90.8% 
October 2013 14 rigs 16 rigs 392 days 28.0 days 79.0% 
November 2013 13 rigs 16 rigs 352 days 27.1 days 73.3% 
December 2013 11 rigs 14 rigs 303 days 27.5 days 69.8% 
January 2014 9 rigs 14 rigs 270 days 30.0 days 62.2% 
February 2014 9 rigs 14 rigs 243 days 27.0 days 62.0% 
March 2014 10 rigs 15 rigs 282 days 28.2 days 60.6% 
April 2014 11 rigs 16 rigs 306 days 27.8 days 63.8% 
May 2014 10 rigs 16 rigs 275 days 27.5 days 55.4% 
June 2014 9 rigs 15 rigs 261 days 29.0 days 58.0% 
July 2014 9 rigs 16 rigs 271 days 30.1 days 54.6% 
August 2014 10 rigs 16 rigs 286 days 28.6 days 57.7% 
September 2014 11 rigs 16 rigs 316 days 28.7 days 65.8% 
October 2014 11 rigs 16 rigs 330 days 30.0 days 66.5% 
November 2014 12 rigs 18 rigs 318 days 26.5 days 58.9% 
December 2014 11 rigs 18 rigs 279 days 25.4 days 50.0% 
January 2015 11 rigs 17 rigs 319 days 29.0 days 60.5% 
February 2015 10 rigs 16 rigs 270 days 27.0 days 60.3% 
March 2015 10 rigs 14 rigs 301 days 30.1 days 69.4% 
April 2015 10 rigs 14 rigs 273 days 27.3 days 65.0% 
May 2015 9 rigs 14 rigs 271 days 30.1 days 62.4% 
June 2015 10 rigs 14 rigs 277 days 27.7 days 66.0% 
July 2015 8 rigs 15 rigs 241 days 30.1 days 51.8% 
August 2015 7 rigs 15 rigs 210 days 30.0 days 45.2% 
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Feb: Brazil Semis 4000'+ Jun: N. Sea ILC 250'+ Oct: Pers. Gulf ILC 250'+
Mar: Mexico MC 200'+ Jul: N. Sea Semis 1500'+ Nov: S. Asia ILC 300'+
Apr: GOM ILC 300'+ Aug: W. Africa Semis 4000+ Dec: SE Asia ILC 300'+