Basecamp Vs BillQuick (Jul 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jul 20, 2020

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Basecamp

ITQlick rating
(4.3/5)

starts at $99 per month

Basecamp software is a project management solution that helps teams become better. The solution offers a number of capabilities that include message boards that keep the entire conversation about a specific top...

Categories: Project Accounting, Document Management, Groupware, Business documents.

BillQuick

ITQlick rating
(4.4/5)

starts at $7.95 per user/month

BillQuick is a cloud based and on premise integrated project management and time and billing software that is designed for users in various industries including architecture, construction, accounting and consul...

Categories: Billing & Invoicing, Budgeting & CPM, Fund Accounting, Payment Processing, Project Accounting.

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Basecamp: 5 Features

Document Management
Project Management
Resource Management
Scheduling
Task Management

BillQuick - Integrated Project Management and Accounting: 6 Features

Project Billing
Time and Expense Tracking
Billing & Invoicing
Budgeting & CPM
PO: Purchase orders
Contact management

Bottom Line: Which is Better - Basecamp or BillQuick?

BillQuick is more expensive to implement (TCO - Total Cost of Ownership) than Basecamp, Basecamp is rated higher (98/100) than BillQuick (91/100). BillQuick offers more features (6) to their users than Basecamp (5).

Looking for the right Project Management solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How Basecamp compares with BQE Software?

Basecamp: Basecamp is a company spread out across 26 different cities around the world. Started the business back in 1999 (used to be called 37signals, but recently changed the name of the business to Basecamp, to match the name of their most popular product).

BQE Software: BQE Software is a world leader in time tracking, billing and project management software for professional services firms. Its products, including BillQuick®, ArchiOffice® and EngineerOffice®, simplify the way information is entered and utilized by firms. With over 250,000 users, BQE is the trusted solution worldwide for architects, engineers, accou...

Who's more expensive? Basecamp or BillQuick - Integrated Project Management and Accounting?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Project Management software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for Basecamp and BillQuick - Integrated Project Management and Accounting.

Basecamp price starts at $99 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Basecamp is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Project Management software. BillQuick - Integrated Project Management and Accounting price starts at $7.95 per user/month , when comparing BillQuick - Integrated Project Management and Accounting to their competitors, the software is rated 4 - lower than the average Project Management software cost.

Bottom line: Basecamp cost is around the same cost of BillQuick - Integrated Project Management and Accounting.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared Basecamp Vs. BillQuick based on some of the most important and required Project Management features. Basecamp: Document Management, Project Management, Resource Management, Scheduling, Task Management. BillQuick - Integrated Project Management and Accounting: Project Billing, Time and Expense Tracking, Billing & Invoicing, Budgeting & CPM, PO: Purchase orders.

Target customer size

The software is a viable product for small and medium businesses as well as large enterprises. and BillQuick - Integrated Project Management and Accounting's target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
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Basecamp
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
98/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
4.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$99 per month
Functionality
15
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BillQuick
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
91/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$7.95 per user/month
Functionality
16
Trello
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
99/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$9.99 per user/month
Functionality
16
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Hive
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
98/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$12 per user/month
Functionality
12
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Asana
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
97/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$10.99 per user/month
Functionality
20
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.