Why Should You Hire the Dedicated Developers Instead of Freelancers

Victor Osetskyi
Feb 8, 2019 · 3 min read
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For quite some time CTOs, development managers and other technical stakeholders have an option to hire dedicated developers from outsourcing companies and get all the benefits they are used to be getting from freelancers. Dedicated development teams becoming more and more popular, but there are lots of questions and doubts surrounding this model.

– Can we start with 1 or 2 developers?

– Will I have the same level of control over them as we had over freelance developers?

Here you’ll find answers to these and many more questions.

Dedicated development teams or dedicated development center is the outsourcing model specifically designed to help them fix issues with freelancers and classic time and material outsourcing approach. In this article, we’ll speak about the advantages and disadvantages of hiring dedicated developers over freelancers to help you choose the best approach according to your needs.

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Hiring a software development team is one of the most complicated tasks for tech companies. When you’re a startup, things get even more complicated, because of the time and financial restrictions. Fortunately, we are living in a time when we no longer bounded by our location when speaking about the IT industry. Thus software companies can access the global talent pool and find people who suit their needs in terms of qualification, cost, experience all around the globe. Yes, this is related to some communication difficulties. However, if you’ll search good enough, you’ll find a vendor or people with the exact same mindset as yours. Also, there is an opinion, that not being able to vocally tell your colleagues in the same room something important and immediately forget about that is good. Just imagine the world where all your fellow managers and developers make all comments directly in JIRA or Slack, where everything is fixed forever. Sounds like a dream.


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However, you don’t need to start with the huge team or wait until you need 10 developers. You can begin with 1 or 2 developers to try it out, start small and then scale up as your business grows. This is the approach we at Existek have mastered. If you thinking about hiring a dedicated team that will truly become the valuable asset to your company — we can help. Contact us via the form at our website. Tell us about your needs and we’ll provide you with consultation and the quote for the dedicated developers you need to get.


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