MODU Dayrates

18/03/2015

The rig tables on this page are updated every two weeks and provide a global overview of mobile offshore drilling rig unit dayrates. The rig tables provide current minimum, maximum and average rig dayrates for drillships, semisubs, jackups and tender rigs.

The data below focuses on the marketed rig fleet and excludes assets that are under construction, retired, destroyed, deemed non-competitive or cold stacked.

Worldwide

Drillships Total Rigs Highest (US$) Lowest (US$) Average (US$)
Midwater 6 $ 369,000 $ 151,000 $ 229,000
Deepwater 9 $ 371,000 $ 238,500 $ 303,700
Ultra-deepwater 100 $ 735,000 $ 313,000 $ 538,000
Average (US$) 115 $ 491,667 $ 234,167 $ 356,900
Semisubs Total Rigs Highest (US$) Lowest (US$) Average (US$)
Midwater 73 $ 592,000 $ 145,000 $ 360,600
Deepwater 33 $ 499,500 $ 200,000 $ 379,300
Ultra-deepwater 66 $ 641,000 $ 235,000 $ 472,700
Average (US$) 172 $ 577,500 $ 193,333 $ 404,200
Jackups Total Rigs Highest (US$) Lowest (US$) Average (US$)
Hi-Spec 45 $ 376,000 $ 110,000 $ 253,450
Premium 152 $ 389,000 $ 75,000 $ 168,400
Standard 197 $ 192,000 $ 30,000 $ 114,000
Mat/Slot 25 $ 114,000 $ 51,000 $ 83,200
Average (US$) 419 $ 267,750 $ 66,500 $ 154,763
TAD Rigs Total Rigs Highest (US$) Lowest (US$) Average (US$)
Semi 10 $ 240,000 $ 120,000 $ 203,900
Tender 22 $ 151,000 $ 118,000 $ 128,820
Average (US$) 32 $ 195,500 $ 119,000 $ 166,360