What is custom software development? Custom software development involves designing, creating, deploying and maintaining software for particular users or organizations. Custom software is tailor-made to address specific needs, goals and pain points. Browse our vetted list to find the right custom software development company for your next big project. Or view our software development packages.

List of Best Custom Software Developers & Firms

  • AppDrawn Software Development

    AppDrawn Software Development

    Speak to UK-based experts • Award-winning service

    $10,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    10 - 49
    Watford, United Kingdom
    Service Focus

    "The personal relationship and responsiveness of their senior team set them apart from other vendors."

    • co-CEO, Beds & Herts LMC
  • Varyence

    Varyence

    Software & Security

    $25,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    50 - 249
    L'viv, Ukraine
    Service Focus

    ''They cover all of the most important things I’m looking for in a provider.''

    • Executive, Cyber Security Company
  • AllianceTek

    AllianceTek

    Empowering IT Solutions

    $25,000+
    $25 - $49 / hr
    50 - 249
    Malvern, PA
    Service Focus

    “They stayed on budget and schedule, so management was excellent.”

    • Project Manager, Sports Consulting Company
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  • Grape Up

    Grape Up

    Building your most impactful Cloud & AI apps

    $50,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    50 - 249
    Kraków, Poland
    Service Focus

    "I enjoy the collaborative nature of working with Grape Up."

    • Former VP of IT, Financial Company
  • Ester Digital

    Ester Digital

    Websites, brand projection & visual content

    $10,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    10 - 49
    New York, NY
    Service Focus

    "We are pleasantly surprised and are highly satisfied with the result."

    • Product Manager, Regionalagentur Westfälisches Ruhrgebiet
  • 3Advance

    3Advance

    Web, Mobile & web3 Apps for Startups 🇺🇸

    $25,000+
    $100 - $149 / hr
    10 - 49
    Arlington, DC
    Service Focus

    “I was expecting quality to the highest degree, and that’s exactly what I received.”

    • CEO, Restaurant Ordering Platform
  • Nickelfox

    Nickelfox

    Staff Augmentation, UI/UX and Development services

    $10,000+
    $25 - $49 / hr
    50 - 249
    Noida, India
    Service Focus

    “Their main strength is that they really embody partnership. Nickelfox’s ownership mentality is truly unparalleled.”

    • Founder & CEO, Mental & Personal Well-Being Organization
  • NaNLABS

    NaNLABS

    Small enough to care, big enough to deliver

    $25,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    50 - 249
    La Plata, Argentina
    Service Focus

    “Trust them and take advantage of their process because it’s successful.”

    • Partner, Secretly Nice
  • Opinov8 Technology Services

    Opinov8 Technology Services

    Innovation | Value | Delivered

    $50,000+
    $25 - $49 / hr
    250 - 999
    London, United Kingdom
    Service Focus

    “If you use them as a development resource, you’ll get tremendous value from them.”

    • CTO, Sporting Group
  • AE Studio

    AE Studio

    We Build Great Technology Products.

    $100,000+
    $200 - $300 / hr
    50 - 249
    Los Angeles, CA
    Service Focus

    "They truly went above and beyond in their support and guidance."

    • Chief of Staff, Media & Technology Company
  • Agiliway

    Agiliway

    Get results the agile way!

    $50,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    50 - 249
    Austin, TX
    Service Focus

    "We’re pleased with their work."

    • CEO, Digital Health Care Software Company
  • Stakk

    Stakk

    The Award-Winning Application Development Agency

    $50,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    10 - 49
    London, United Kingdom
    Service Focus

    "I appreciate the amount and depth of communication we get from Stakk."

    • Director, MyCoach School
  • Digis

    Digis

    Your Partner for Smart Software Development

    $50,000+
    $25 - $49 / hr
    50 - 249
    New York, NY
    Service Focus

    "It is clear that they very carefully vet the people they hire."

    • CEO, KindraConnect
  • Plego Technologies

    Plego Technologies

    Shaping the Future of Technology

    $10,000+
    $100 - $149 / hr
    10 - 49
    Downers Grove, IL
    Service Focus

    “Despite expanding the scope, they’ve delivered the project on time and within budget.

    • CEO, SEOLEVELUP
  • Zealous System

    Zealous System

    Dedicated Software Development Team

    $5,000+
    < $25 / hr
    50 - 249
    Ahmedabad, India
    Service Focus

    "They were professional, and they always did everything to finish the project for us."

    • Owner, AppUrService
  • CodeNinja

    CodeNinja

    Software Development and Product Design Partner

    $10,000+
    $25 - $49 / hr
    50 - 249
    Rochester, NY
    Service Focus

    "The project was successfully delivered."

    • Scientist, Research Institution
  • Aalpha Information Systems India Pvt. Ltd

    Aalpha Information Systems India Pvt. Ltd

    Top Quality Development Starting at 15USD P/H

    $1,000+
    < $25 / hr
    2 - 9
    Bengaluru, India
    Service Focus

    "We're very happy with the results of our partnership with them."

    • Technical Team Lead, Domino's
  • NineTwoThree Venture Studio

    NineTwoThree Venture Studio

    Custom products for funded startups & tech brands

    $100,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    50 - 249
    Danvers, MA
    Service Focus

    "I'd recommend them to anyone looking for product development support."

    • CEO, Dock
  • Softermii

    Softermii

    We deliver your Product on-time and budget

    $25,000+
    $25 - $49 / hr
    50 - 249
    Studio City, CA
    Service Focus

    "No one else can provide this kind of response. They’re very reliable."

    • CEO, Strategic AE Holding
  • Rolique

    Rolique

    Engineering Your Breakthrough

    $50,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    50 - 249
    Lviv, Ukraine
    Service Focus

    “I’m impressed with the team’s engineering capabilities and fast turnaround time.

    • Product Lead, Oyster HR
  • Ars Futura

    Ars Futura

    Design-driven agency building mobile and web apps.

    $25,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    10 - 49
    Zagreb, Croatia
    Service Focus

    "We enjoy working with Ars Futura because they genuinely care about the product."

    • Deputy Secretary-General, Nonprofit Organization
  • Beyondsoft Consulting Inc.

    Beyondsoft Consulting Inc.

    Delivering Business Value With Innovative Solution

    $10,000+
    $150 - $199 / hr
    10,000+
    Bellevue, WA
    Service Focus

    "Their ability to hire superb talent in a crunched market was impressive."

    • Former Head of Digital & Product Analytics, Thomson Reuters
  • Kanda Software

    Kanda Software

    Software Design, Engineering and Support

    $10,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    250 - 999
    Newton, MA
    Service Focus

    “I would not hesitate to hire them again, both from engineering and quality standpoints.”

    • Former SVP of Technology, SERMO
  • WEBO Digital

    WEBO Digital

    Creating Intuitive Customer Experiences

    $10,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    50 - 249
    Perth, Australia
    Service Focus

    "WEBO Digital combines a technical way of thinking with never-ending ideas and ways to tackle complex issues."

    • Marketing Manager, Coerco
  • BN Solutions Inc

    BN Solutions Inc

    Design and strategy firm

    $10,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    50 - 249
    Sheridan, WY
    Service Focus

    "The final results are outstanding."

    • CEO, Web Design Studio
  • SoftwareHut

    SoftwareHut

    SoftwareHut - Your Bespoke Development Company

    $5,000+
    $25 - $49 / hr
    250 - 999
    Białystok, Poland
    Service Focus

    "I'm impressed with their level of technical knowledge."

    • VP Product Partnerships, Rydoo
  • Divami Design Labs

    Divami Design Labs

    Humanizing Technology, One Design at a Time

    $25,000+
    $50 - $99 / hr
    50 - 249
    Hyderabad, India
    Service Focus

    "They brought our vision to life."

    • Product Manager, Nailbiter
  • Media Shark

    Media Shark

    App Development - Make Your Mark

    $10,000+
    $100 - $149 / hr
    10 - 49
    Ashmore, Australia
    Service Focus

    "They were great communicators."

    • Owner, Jays Food Emporium
  • Endertech

    Endertech

    Transparent Method. Tech Wit. Talented Minds.

    $5,000+
    $100 - $149 / hr
    10 - 49
    Los Angeles, CA
    Service Focus

    "I was very fortunate that Endertech was levelheaded, earnest, sincere, and capable."

    • Owner, Riko Weimer International
  • ClickIT DevOps & Software Development

    ClickIT DevOps & Software Development

    Nearshore DevOps & Software Development Services

    $10,000+
    $25 - $49 / hr
    50 - 249
    Saltillo, Mexico
    Service Focus

    "Their workflow has been great."

    • Head of Engineering, BetterRX

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Custom Software Development FAQs
Browse our list above of top custom software development firms or read through common questions related to software development below.

The best company for software development is one that has proven experience in your industry, provides real client reviews, showcases a robust portfolio and can answer all of your questions transparently.

Software developers are the creative, brainstorming masterminds behind computer programs. While many software developers may focus on a specific program or app, others create giant networks or underlying systems that help power other programs.

The cost of a custom software developer will vary and depends on the industry and stack involved in building the software. The cost of a custom software developer can range between $10,000 to $250,000. The lower price tag fits a simple app and limited project scope.