Our Top Picks

Agile-Tech-Consulting
Agile Tech Consulting, LLC
  • Government
  • Business services
Agile Tech Consulting is a full-service custom software development firm. Its software, web, and mobile app development projects feature smooth user interfaces, but the real meat of these projects is on the back end. When software must efficiently manage vast amounts of information, the firm’s consultants will devise the right architectural support for whatever application is being developed.

Most of what Agile Tech Consulting does is within the realm of advertising and marketing, but the firm doesn’t just work with clients in this space as it has done a lot of work with state and local governments as well. Its advertising expertise has helped hospice service providers, product manufacturers, and many other clients create the marketing software they need.

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Agile-Tech-Consulting
Agile Tech Consulting, LLC
  • Starting Price
    • Not disclosed
  • Address
    Jacksonville, FL 32223
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    904-683-2364
  • Service Lines
    Custom Software Development
    Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Government
  • Business services
Astadia-Consulting
Astadia Consulting
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Media
Astadia Consulting offers a full array of custom software development, cloud consulting, and managed IT services, but the firm’s best work involves updating legacy programs and apps. Astadia has been updating legacy applications for more than 30 years, and it has modernized over 200 projects encompassing over 1 billion lines of code thus far. In many cases, the firm’s modernization efforts are to help clients move away from old mainframe setups toward more flexible software solutions.

Since Astadia Consulting works on updating legacy programs, it’s not surprising that the firm has some well-known clients that have been around for decades. Both governments, like Jefferson County and the City of Miami, and businesses, such as DIRECTV and QVC, have hired the firm to update their applications.

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Astadia-Consulting
Astadia Consulting
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    12724 Gran Bay Parkway, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32258
  • Number of Employees
    250 - 999
  • Phone Number
    877-727-8234
  • Service Lines
    Cloud Consulting & SI
    IT Managed Services
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Media
Bit-Wizards
Bit-Wizards
  • Information technology & services
Bit-Wizards is a software development firm that’s widely recognized within the industry. The company has earned multiple awards for being a great place to work and for doing great work. Some highlights include four Gold ADDY and six Silver ADDY awards for successful projects, as well as recognition as a 2020 Florida Trend Best Company and a 2020 Inc. Best Workplace.

The custom software development that Bit-Wizards provides is heavily focused on information technology. Through the firm’s software development and managed IT services, it provides hassle-free solutions that allow clients to focus on other aspects of their business.

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Bit-Wizards
Bit-Wizards
  • Starting Price
    • Not disclosed
  • Address
    10151 Deerwood Park Boulevard Building 200, Suite 250, Jacksonville, FL 32256
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    904-512-3685
  • Service Lines
    Other Marketing
    IT Managed Services
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Information technology & services
Black-Knight-Financial-Services
Black Knight Financial Services
  • Information technology & services
Black Knight Financial Services provides high-performance software and analytics for mortgage businesses. The firm assists initial mortgage originators with lead management through unique loan origination and loan servicing systems, both of which are supported by robust data and analytics capabilities.

With over 5,000 employees, Black Knight Financial Services is one of the larger custom software development companies. It’s certainly a go-to name for many mortgage businesses that need help with leads. The firm also publishes monthly press releases, reports, and charts on trends within the mortgage industry.

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Black-Knight-Financial-Services
Black Knight Financial Services
  • Starting Price
    • Not disclosed
  • Address
    601 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville, FL 32204
  • Number of Employees
    5,001-10,000
  • Phone Number
    904-854-5100
  • Service Lines
    Lead Management
Industry Focus
  • Information technology & services
BreezyHR-Logo
Breezy
  • Not disclosed
Breezy offers software that addresses human resource needs for small and large businesses. The firm has worked with numerous small businesses with as few as 10 employees, as well as major conglomerates like Dodge and L’Oreal.

For its clients, Breezy provides a seamless way to post job openings and find qualified candidates. The process streamlines the entire hiring process in a visual way, and it takes care of posting jobs, scheduling interviews, and other logistics. Small businesses can get started with an out-of-the-box solution, while customized software is available to large businesses with more complex hiring needs.

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  • Starting Price
    • Not disclosed
  • Address
    1534 Oak St, #301, Jacksonville, FL 32246
  • Number of Employees
    11-50
  • Phone Number
    844-927-3399
  • Service Lines
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Not disclosed
Control-Alt-Digital,-LLC
Control Alt Digital, LLC
  • Marketing & advertising
Control Alt Digital, LLC, is a full-service software development company that has a heavy emphasis on advertising and marketing. Its software development is complemented by advertising, digital marketing, and content marketing services, all of which are necessary to compete in today’s world.

Within advertising and marketing, Control Alt Digital offers a full array of related services. It can assist with core development services, such as developing cloud systems, designing websites, and analyzing analytics. It also can assist with more peripheral but still important items, like search engine optimization (SEO), pay-per-click (PPC) advertising, and even logo design.

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Control-Alt-Digital,-LLC
Control Alt Digital, LLC
  • Starting Price
    • Not disclosed
  • Address
    5011 Gate Parkway, Building 100, Suite 100, Jacksonville, FL 32256
  • Number of Employees
    2-10
  • Phone Number
    904-878-2875
  • Service Lines
    Advertising
    Content Marketing
    Digital Marketing
Industry Focus
  • Marketing & advertising
Mortgageflex-Systems-Inc
Mortgageflex Systems Inc
  • Computer software
Mortgageflex Systems Inc. offers custom software for loan origination and servicing clients, and it’s well established within the loan industry. The firm has been named a Top 10 Lending Management Technology Solution Provider, a Top 50 Mortgage Service Provider, and a Tech100 company. The firm is also one of the oldest in the industry, having been around for 40 years now.

The loan origination and loan servicing software Mortgageflex Systems Inc. develops is geared toward the mortgage industry. For businesses in this industry, the software provides easy access to data, seamless integration with other processes, and a low implementation cost.

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Mortgageflex-Systems-Inc
Mortgageflex Systems Inc
  • Starting Price
    • Not disclosed
  • Address
    25 N Market St, Jacksonville, Florida US
  • Number of Employees
    11-50
  • Phone Number
    904-356-2490
  • Service Lines
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Computer software
RCK-Techiees
RCK Techiees
  • Information technology & services
RCK Techiees offers a combination of front- and back-end software services. The company provides mobile app development with complete social media integration, alongside a host of behind-the-scenes work. On the back end, RCK Techiees offers consulting for system management services, product engineering services, and business process outsourcing. It also helps with inventory and asset software development and ERP software development.

As a midsize software development firm, RCK Techiees is able to offer a good combination of robust capabilities and personalized service. The firm has worked on many highly customized projects across a variety of sectors, and its apps may be useful to private companies in just about any industry.

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RCK-Techiees
RCK Techiees
  • Starting Price
    • Not disclosed
  • Address
    11250 Alumni Way, Jacksonville, FL 32246
  • Number of Employees
    51-200
  • Phone Number
    844-440-0909
  • Service Lines
    Mobile App Development
Industry Focus
  • Information technology & services
Rf-smart
RF-SMART
  • Information technology & services
RF-SMART has been developing advanced software for manufacturers, distributors, and retailers for more than 35 years, and the firm continues to be well-respected for its back-end operations software applications. The firm offers Oracle-validated integration and has both JD Edwards EnterpriseOne and JD Edwards World accolades.

The solutions that RF-SMART develops are largely systems integration and enterprise resource planning applications. As the world becomes more app-based, these robust programs are including more and more mobile app integration. Because these solutions address systemic challenges, each software solution is highly customized for a specific client’s needs.

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Rf-smart
RF-SMART
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    1650 Prudential Drive Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32207
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    904-399-8500
  • Service Lines
    ERP Consulting and SI
    Mobile App Development
Industry Focus
  • Information technology & services
SGS-Technologie-LLC
SGS Technologie
  • Information technology
SGS Technologie has a substantial presence within the United States as well as an office abroad. In addition to its Jacksonville location, the company also has teams in Tallahassee, Frisco, Texas, and Coimbatore, India. Through this combination of domestic and international teams, SGS is able to offer excellent quality at an affordable price.

The combination of quality and price that SGS Technologie offers makes it a contender for many organizations that need custom software development, which is specifically what the company provides. Firehouse Subs, Suzuki Motorsports, and the Girl Scouts have all hired the company for projects, as have many smaller businesses.

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SGS-Technologie-LLC
SGS Technologie
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    6817 Southpoint Pkwy #2104, Jacksonville, FL 32216
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    904-332-4534
  • Service Lines
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Information technology
SourceFuse
SourceFuse
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Information technology
  • Transportation
SourceFuse is a comprehensive custom software consulting firm and a truly global company. It’s an AWS Advanced Consulting Partner and has delivered more than 600 AWS implementations to date, and the company has more than 250 team members working on projects to provide quick turnaround times.

The full list of work that SourceFuse does includes software development for internal systems, Android, iOS, web, and Internet of Things applications. In short, it develops all types of software. The company has offices in the United States, the UK, Hong Kong, Australia, and India.

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SourceFuse
SourceFuse
  • Starting Price
    • $25 - $49 / hr
  • Address
    320 1st Street North, Suite 709, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Number of Employees
    250 - 999
  • Phone Number
    800-578-3873
  • Service Lines
    Cloud Consulting & SI
    Enterprise App Modernization
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Information technology
  • Transportation
Station-Four
Station Four
  • Advertising & marketing
Station Four is a boutique software development firm that’s able to offer highly personalized service because it has fewer than 50 people. If you contact the firm, whoever you speak with is likely to be directly involved in your project at some level — and possibly directly with the coding as well.

The projects that Station Four works on have an emphasis on aesthetics. The firm offers web design and web development services, with a focus on enhancing the user experience and marketing capabilities of a website or application. Most people have likely seen some of Station Four’s handiwork as the firm has taken on design and development projects for Firehouse Subs, the NBA, and The Boys and Girls Club of America, among other organizations.

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Station-Four
Station Four
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    100 N Laura St, Jacksonville, FL 32202
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    904-289-2322
  • Service Lines
    Web Design
    Web Development
    UX/UI Design
Industry Focus
  • Advertising & marketing
Sungard.com-redirects-to-fis-global
Sungard Data Systems Inc
  • Information technology & services
Sungard Data Systems Inc. develops complex custom software solutions for payment processing. Well-recognized organizations, such as National Capital Bank and WorthPoint, rely on the company’s software, and its solutions have processed numerous payments around the world.

The company took the Sungard Data Systems Inc. name in 2015, but it’s been around under other names since 1968. That’s more than 50 years of experience in payment processing.

Sungard Data Systems now uses the FIS brand name for its software solutions. FIS software has processed 75 billion transactions for 20,000 clients, and more than $9 trillion is processed via the software each year. The company is headquartered in Jacksonville but has offices throughout the world.

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Sungard.com-redirects-to-fis-global
Sungard Data Systems Inc
  • Starting Price
    • Not disclosed
  • Address
    601 Riverside Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32202
  • Number of Employees
    10,001+
  • Phone Number
    877-776-3706
  • Service Lines
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Information technology & services
The-Scarlett-Group
The Scarlett Group
  • Information technology & services
The Scarlett Group is one of the more expensive firms on this list, but it’s expert at information technology. The firm offers a variety of IT-related services, including IT audit, IT consulting, comanaged IT, and fully managed IT services.

Part of the reason The Scarlett Group is so skilled at IT is because the firm was started by actual information technology auditors. This perspective is carried into all of the work the firm does, as its team doesn’t just seek to fix issues but provides full-fledged solutions that would withstand a rigorous audit. The firm has another location in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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The-Scarlett-Group
The Scarlett Group
  • Starting Price
    • $150 - $199 / hr
  • Address
    4800 Spring Park Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32207
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    844-727-5388
  • Service Lines
    IT Strategy Consulting
    Cloud Consulting & SI
    ERP Consulting and SI
Industry Focus
  • Information technology & services
Yashaaglobal
YashaaGlobal
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Legal services
  • Dental
YashaaGlobal offers custom software development with a focus on marketing. In addition to developing custom software for clients, the firm provides branding, digital marketing, SEO, and graphic design services. The software that the firm develops includes both web and mobile apps.

Although YashaaGlobal specializes in marketing, a lot of the firm’s work isn’t done for traditional retail stores or e-commerce businesses. Instead, the company has extensive experience helping healthcare, medical, dental, and legal organizations with their branding needs. For example, Arias Hospital is one notable client the firm works with.

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Yashaaglobal
YashaaGlobal
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    Jacksonville, FL 32225
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    904-990-7520
  • Service Lines
    Branding
    Search Engine Optimization
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Healthcare & medical
  • Legal services
  • Dental

How We Chose the Best Custom Software Development Companies in Jacksonville

There are many custom software development companies located in Jacksonville, and they provide an array of services to businesses in the area. We researched these companies and evaluated them based on what clients care about most.

Multiple Service Lines

While many businesses need software developed, the specifications that custom software must meet vary. Software development companies commonly offer multiple services in order to meet different business’ needs, but not all companies provide all services. In order to make sure businesses find a suitable company on this list, we selected companies that have multiple software development services and looked for a wide variety of services among the included companies. Software development, web development, and mobile app development are just some of the services these companies offer.

Size of Firm

Both small and large firms have unique advantages that make them better suited for certain clients. While a large software development company has many resources to draw upon, a small one can frequently provide a boutique solution and more personable service. Which size firm a particular business should hire depends on its individual priorities. We also made sure to include a variety of small and large firms to further provide variety among the companies listed.

Industry Focus

Many companies that offer custom software development services specialize in one or only a few sectors. This lets them more effectively meet the needs of a particular industry, such as the financial services, leisure, healthcare and medical, or retail sectors. Our list includes companies that specialize in many different industries so businesses can find a firm that can better understand their particular software needs.

Questions to Ask Custom Software Development Companies

With so many custom software development companies in Jacksonville each offering similar features, it’s important to ask the right questions during your initial discovery call or demo. To help you make the right inquiries, we put together a downloadable list of questions to ask your prospective custom software developers.

Download the questions to ask custom software developers