ZipRecruiter Vs iCIMS (Apr 2021)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Apr 29, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - ZipRecruiter or iCIMS?

iCIMS is more expensive to implement (TCO) than ZipRecruiter, ZipRecruiter is rated higher (96/100) than iCIMS (94/100). iCIMS offers more features (12) to their users than ZipRecruiter (6).

Looking for the right Talent 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 Ziprecruiter compares with iCIMS?

Ziprecruiter: ZipRecruiter is the easiest job posting service online. Post a job on ZipRecruiter and it will be automatically distributed to multiple job boards throughout the web. Hiring managers have the option to create an online screening interview to speed the vetting of candidates. Post jobs for any industry or category. At ZipRecruiter, it is our goal ...

iCIMS: iCIMS' Talent Platform is the industry's premier talent acquisition solution that enables HR professionals to manage their organization's entire talent lifecycle from sourcing to recruitment marketing to applicant tracking to onboarding all within a single web-based application.

Who's more expensive? ZipRecruiter or iCIMS Talent Platform?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Talent 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 ZipRecruiter and iCIMS Talent Platform.

ZipRecruiter price starts at $249 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Ziprecruiter is rated 4, which is lower than the average cost of Talent Management software. iCIMS Talent Platform price starts at $299 per month , when comparing iCIMS Talent Platform to their competitors, the software is rated 4 - lower than the average Talent Management software cost.

Bottom line: ZipRecruiter cost is around the same cost of iCIMS Talent Platform.

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 ZipRecruiter Vs. iCIMS based on some of the most important and required Talent Management features. ZipRecruiter: Basic Reports, Data Import/Export, Online Customer Support, Applicant Tracking, Recruiting Management, Application Lifecycle Management. iCIMS Talent Platform: Employee Self-Service, HR Management, LMS, Performance Record, Recruiting.

Target customer size

ZipRecruiter is suitable for companies of all shapes and sizes and a wide range of industries including telecom, technology, insurance, food, education and retail. iCIMS Talent Platform is optimally fitted for companies that constantly need to boost their numbers and search for young talents.

ZipRecruiter

ITQlick rating
(4.1/5)

starts at $249 per month

ZipRecruiter is a job board software that can help user to post jobs to more than 50 job boards with just one submission. Users can manage their candidates and jobs in one place and make the hiring process ...

Categories: Self-Service Portal, Human Resources, Applicant Tracking, Recruiting Agency.

iCIMS

ITQlick rating
(4.3/5)

starts at $299 per month

iCIMS Talent Platform is a cloud-hosted Talent Acquisition and Management Software that lets the users to easily manage the lifecycle of a candidate. It features a TextRecruit module which is a mobile communica...

Categories: Product Lifecycle Management, Applicant Sources & Marketplace, Applicant Tracking, Compensation Management, Employee Recognition.

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ZipRecruiter: 6 Features

Basic Reports
Data Import/Export
Online Customer Support
Applicant Tracking
Recruiting Management
Application Lifecycle Management

iCIMS Talent Platform: 12 Features

Employee Self-Service
HR Management
LMS
Performance Record
Recruiting
Software Customization
Timesheet
Applicant Tracking
Email Integration
Mobile Access
Recruiting Management
Social Networking
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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Ziprecruiter
ITQlick rating
4.1/5
Score
96/100
Pricing
4.2/10
License pricing
$249 per month
Functionality
13
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iCIMS
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
5.6/10
License pricing
$299 per month
Functionality
27
Review
Crelate
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
2.2/10
License pricing
$69 per user/month
Functionality
13
CE
ITQlick rating
4.2/5
Score
89/100
Pricing
3.6/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
3
Review
Halogen
ITQlick rating
4.2/5
Score
87/100
Pricing
4.8/10
License pricing
$4,000 per year
Functionality
31
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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.