Sage Estimating Vs PlanSwift

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / May 22, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Sage Estimating or PlanSwift?

Sage Estimating is more expensive to implement (TCO) than PlanSwift, PlanSwift is rated higher (96/100) than Sage Estimating (89/100). Sage Estimating offers more features (8) to their users than PlanSwift (4).

Looking for the right Survey Software 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 Sage compares with PlanSwift?

Sage: The Sage Group plc is a leading global provider of business management software to small and medium sized companies, creating greater freedom for them to succeed. Sage understands how and why each business is unique. We provide products and services that suit varying needs, are a pleasure to use and are secure and efficient. Formed in 1981, Sage wa...

PlanSwift: PlanSwift, a Textura Company, is the nation’s fastest growing developer and distributor of digital estimating and takeoff software for the construction industry. PlanSwift software is specifically designed for, but not limited to the construction industry. We have been positively impacting the construction software industry for the last 6 years, pr...

Who's more expensive? Sage Estimating or PlanSwift construction?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Survey Software 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 Sage Estimating and PlanSwift construction.

Sage Estimating price starts at $3,500 per license , on a scale between 1 to 10 Sage Estimating is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Survey Software software. PlanSwift construction price starts at $1,595 per license , when comparing PlanSwift construction to their competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Survey Software software cost.

Bottom line: Sage Estimating is more expensive than PlanSwift construction.

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 Sage Estimating Vs. PlanSwift based on some of the most important and required Survey Software features. Sage Estimating: Concrete & Masonry, Electrical, Estimating, HVAC, Mechanical, Plumbing, Project Management, Service Management. PlanSwift construction: Data Analysis Tools, Project Management, Estimating, Construction.

Target customer size

Sage Estimating is best for customers in small to medium size businesses, from home businesses and small businesses to large enterprises with a large distribution. PlanSwift Construction software is custom made for the construction industry, but it is not limited to that field.

Sage Estimating

ITQlick rating
(4/5)

starts at $3,500 per license

Sage Estimating is a construction estimating software solution. The software supports proposal generation, and conceptual estimating. The software also offers integration with RS systems and MS Excel. Sage Esti...

Categories: Construction, Concrete Cost Estimating, Construction Apps, Construction Estimating.

PlanSwift

ITQlick rating
(4.3/5)

starts at $1,595 per license

PlanSwift construction is an on-premise construction estimation and take-off software. With the on-screen digitizing feature, users can drag and drop various entities of the construction to the visual point-and...

Categories: Data Analysis Tools, Construction, Concrete Cost Estimating, Construction Estimating, Earthwork Estimating.

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Sage Estimating: 8 Features

Concrete & Masonry
Electrical
Estimating
HVAC
Mechanical
Plumbing
Project Management
Service Management

PlanSwift construction: 4 Features

Data Analysis Tools
Project Management
Estimating
Construction
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)
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Sage
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
89/100
Pricing
5/10
License pricing
$3,500 per license
Functionality
14
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PlanSwift
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
96/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$1,595 per license
Functionality
15
Typeform
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
6/10
License pricing
$35 per month
Functionality
20
Sage
ITQlick rating
4.1/5
Score
87/100
Pricing
8/10
License pricing
$23,000 per license
Functionality
30
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SurveyGizmo
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
6/10
License pricing
$49 per user/month
Functionality
4
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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.