ACT residents are quite lucky this financial year as the average rate of shop fitters in the state became the lowest across Australia. Due to a 5% decrease in FY15, the average cost of shop fitting services is now at $50/hr.
If you're interested in getting services that are offered at premium rates, you might want to re-consider. Premium prices of shop fitting services in ACT went up by 18%. From $65/hr in FY14, they're now at $77/hr.
WA and Vic had price reductions too. WA's average rate for shop fitters went down by 17%, while Vic had a 14% price drop. Meanwhile, Qld, NSW, and SA recorded an upward movement in the average cost of shop fitting services. SA had the largest increase at 18% — they also now have the highest average rate for shop fitters across Australia.
The site has a list of top shop fitters that you might want to check out. You can also ask these tradies for quick estimates and compare up to 12 quotes.