Estimating the cost of labour is an important part for a construction project because there are many types of labours involve in one project. There are many stages in a construction. Each stage requires different types of labour power. Quantity Takeoff gives you the total number of labours in proper sequence of phase in the labour estimating sheet.
There are also different of wages of labour according to their experience and efficiency. Just like a skilled carpenter will receive higher wage than his assistance. Depending on the labour hour we sort the cost of them in the labour estimating sheet.
The labour estimating sheet includes the major factors like combined costs for worker's compensation, unemployment insurance and social security taxes. The perfect method for including these costs is to describe labor hours and wage rates; then apply percentages to the labor costs.