WHY SOUTH AFRICA
South Africa has fast become an ideal destination for near-shore software development services.
With a well-developed IT sector, modern infrastructure and access to the latest technology trends such as cloud computing, artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities, businesses can take advantage of the cost savings and beneficial time zone of working with South African software developers.
The quality of work produced by South African tech professionals is world-class as they are highly skilled in mobile, front and back-end cloud-based developments with expertise in all the leading coding languages. Businesses can rest assured their projects will be viewed as a top priority when nearshoring from South Africa Software Development Hub because we specialise in advanced technologies and systems.
The close cultural similarity between the UK and South Africa makes an ideal partnership for the development of software solutions. With familiarity on both sides, there is a stronger ability to establish common goals, understand complex requirements and develop creative approaches to problem solving.
This results in better software development that can satisfy even the most bespoke of customer needs. The combination of South African style technical and methodology excellence with a deep understanding of UK culture, environments and skills provides enhanced levels of success.
Key South African Attributes
Excellent Work Ethic
South Africans around the world are well known for their very high levels of productivity. Experience has shown that it is often over 20% higher than other nearshore counties.
Close Cultural Similarity
The very close cultural similarities makes it easy to establish common goals, to translate complex requirements and to collaborate and innovate effectively.
Compatible Time Zones
With only an hour difference in the UK summer and two hours in the UK winter, it makes it easier to set up product and project meetings, sprints, retrospectives and backlog grooming.
Save £ thousands
South Africa offers real value for money as typical rates for DevOps and Software Engineers, solution architects, cyber experts, quality assessors are often cheaper by 20% on other nearshore offerings from other parts of Europe.