Based on recent data gathered by ServiceSeeking.com.au, the average home handiwork rate in ACT decreased by 18% over the past financial year. From $55/hr in the year prior, the average cost of hiring handymen is now at $45/hr.
Budget handymen services in ACT also recorded lower prices in FY15. Due to a 30% reduction, budget prices are now at $35/hr. Meanwhile, premium rates of handymen saw a 23% decline; they're now at $50/hr.
ACT is the only place in Australia that saw a price drop in FY15, while Tas is the only one that had an increase in the average cost of home handiwork services. The rest — SA, NSW, NT, WA, Vic, and Qld — saw no movement in the average rates of handymen.
Looking for handymen to quote on your job? The site has a list of the best handymen in ACT, and you can check this out to find the best tradie for your job. You can also ask them for quotes by posting your job here. You can get as many as 12 estimates from various businesses.