Esticom Review - why 4.6 stars?

Esticom Review
ITQlick Score: 90/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.6/5)
Pricing: 3/10 - low cost
Category: Survey Software -> Esticom
Ranking:Ranked 3 out of 48 Survey Software systems
Company: Esticom
Pricing: starts at $300 per user/year
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: Esticom pricing, Esticom alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Jul 22, 2020

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What is Esticom?

Esticom is a cloud-based construction software for contractors to build accurate construction cost estimates and streamline the need for spreadsheets and paperwork, thus saving more time for project biddings. It also enables users to organize and delegate project documents to employees for project management, as well as provide templates for efficient project proposals.

Some of this software key features include bid management, construction takeoff, project templates, and data-driven estimation. The software is powered by Esticomâ„¢, a small-sized information technology, and services company with a workforce of over 11 employees. The company is situated in Austin, Texas, United States.

What is Esticom rating? ()

The rating of Esticom is 4.6 stars out of 5 and the total score is 90 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are Esticom's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Is Esticom the best Survey Software?

Esticom is ranked 3 out of 48 software in their category (Survey Software systems).

What are Esticom's pros? (4 Pros)

  • There is a full-featured 14 days free trial for test runners
  • Administrators can apply various difficulty levels to user permissions
  • It has an excellent customer care service which promptly responds to inquiries and provides technical support
  • Team members can easily be walked through this software basic and how to use its features

What are Esticom's cons? (2 cons)

  • The pricing is not very affordable for small-sized business enterprises
  • Its design-build could use some improvements

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to Esticom: PlanSwift construction, Typeform, Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate (formerly Sage Timberline Office), Sage Estimating, Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate, SurveyGizmo, Zoho Survey, Survicate, Omniconvert, Efix. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of Esticom?

The cost of license starts at $300 per user/year. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 3 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Esticom

What should you ask Esticom during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Esticom and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Esticom in action.

Is it the right software for you?

Esticom services can be implemented in enterprises of all sizes. It can be used by construction companies, as well as corporate, professional electricians, plumbers, painters, and security agencies.

Esticom's list of categories:

Data Analysis Tools
Construction
Construction Estimating
Mechanical and HVAC Estimating
Plumbing Estimating

Esticom Vs. Alternatives

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Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
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Esticom
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
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90/100
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
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$300 per user/year
Functionality
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PlanSwift
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
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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
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$1,595 per license
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Typeform
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Sage
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89/100
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2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$23,000 per license
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5/10
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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.