I have found that it is specific to location to a certain extent.
I have used babysitters in Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Perth and rural SA and the rates vary by at least $5 per hour. Perth and Sydney were $20-$25 per hr. Rural SA (for a young unqualified) $10-15. Adelaide and Melb around $17-20.
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