Compare IFS Field Service and Jobber - May 2024

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / May 08, 2024

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - IFS Field Service or Jobber?

IFS Field Service is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Jobber, and Jobber is rated higher (99/100) than IFS Field Service (83/100). IFS Field Service offers users more features (16) than Jobber (9).

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

IFS Vs. Jobber - Field Service Software

IFS: IFS is a public company founded in 1983 that develops, supplies, and implements IFS Applications™, a component-based extended ERP suite built on SOA technology. IFS focuses on agile businesses where any of four core processes are strategic: service & asset management, manufacturing, supply chain and project. The company has over 2,000 customers and...

Jobber - Field Service Software: Jobber sets the standard for ease of use in cloud-based software for field service companies. Growing businesses in industries ranging from landscaping to cleaning use Jobber to mobilize, modernize and organize their businesses with flexible scheduling, invoicing, task management and more. nnJobber is helping businesses cut their administrative o...

Who is more expensive? IFS Field Service or Jobber?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Field Service software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance and support and other related services. When calculating the TCO, it's important to add all of these ”hidden costs” as well. We prepared a TCO (Total Cost) calculator for IFS Field Service and Jobber.

IFS Field Service price starts at $65 per month , On a scale between 1 to 10 IFS Field Service Management is rated 8, which is higher than the average cost of Field Service software. Jobber price starts at $39 per user/month , When comparing Jobber to its competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Field Service software cost.

Bottom line: IFS Field Service is more expensive than Jobber.

Which software includes more/better features?

We've compared IFS Field Service Vs. Jobber based on some of the most important and required Field Service features.

IFS Field Service: this software is considered "feature-rich" with more than 10 important features, here is a partial list: Contact Management, Contract Management, Customer Database, Customer Self Service Portal, Customer Service, Customer Support Tracking, Document Management, Workflow Rules & Management.

Jobber: Billing/Invoicing, Customer Service, Document Management, Time Tracking, Customizable Reports.

Target customer size

IFS Field Service Management is perfect for mid-sized and large field service organizations. While any firm can make use of Jobber, it was specifically created for area service monitoring business that give services to their customers at their residential or commercial property.



IFS Field Service

ITQlick rating
(4.4/5)

starts at $65 per month

IFS Field Service Management software is a service management solution that streamlines and automates processes. The solution offers a number of features that include a mobile application that enables field wor...

Categories: General Contractor, Customer Loyalty, Team Collaboration, Small Business CRM.

Jobber

ITQlick rating
(4.6/5)

starts at $39 per user/month

Jobber, a Field Service Management software launched in 2011, makes field service work easy by neatly organizing everything from a customers list to invoicing and billing. Fast and easy to use, Jobber’s flexibl...

Categories: Customer Service, Customer Success, Field Service, Field Service - HVAC, Field Service - Pest Control.

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IFS Field Service: 16 Features

Contact Management
Contract Management
Customer Database
Customer Self Service Portal
Customer Service
Customer Support Tracking
Document Management
Workflow Rules & Management
Condition Assessment
Customizable Fields
Customizable Functionality
Customizable Reports
Maintenance Scheduling
Mobile Access
Reporting & Analytics
Work Order Management

Jobber: 9 Features

Billing/Invoicing
Customer Service
Document Management
Time Tracking
Customizable Reports
Mobile Access
Work Order Management
Field Service
Fleet management
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
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality score
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IFS Fiel...
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
83/100
Pricing
9.6/10
License pricing
$65 per month
Functionality
45
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Jobber
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
99/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$39 per user/month
Functionality
23
Review
HouseCal...
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
98/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$49 per user/month
Functionality
31
ServiceT...
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
97/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
$398 per technician/month + $800 one-time setup cost
Functionality
22
Dispatch
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
96/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$99 per month
Functionality
14

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