This is the list of best mobile app development companies across USA, Canada, UK, European countries and other parts of the world. From 6,500 software agencies making apps we’ve selected 20 from various regions, based on reviews and client ratings. In addition, we also name several honorable mentions with developer rates lower than typical at the end of the article. Competition is fierce in the app development area, so proven expertise, diverse portfolio of iOS apps and Android apps, tech stack were key to our analysis.
1. Droids on Roids
Socially-active, award-winning and ambitious mobile app development company from Poland. They seem to be believing in quality over quantity, having developed about 60 apps since 2011, and it shows. End-products are innovative and highly-engaging, for example Loop – the app connecting a smartphone to wi-fi displays to view/share media files. Droids, as they call themselves, provide custom agile-driven apps and digital products, recognized by Forbes, Time, Facebook.
Top apps: Loop, Electric Objects, Skybud, Giphy Cam, Hematoonkologia, FanGram, Wisher, Simpplr.
Specialties: app development, web development and web design, open source libraries, IoT, BLE apps (bluetooth low energy).
Hourly rate: $50-100 / Location: Wroclaw, Poland / Employees: 55 / Contact: +48535637643.
Peerbits is a global mobile app development company with its presence in four countries; India, Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Colombia. We, at Peerbits offer a spectrum of custom mobile app development ranging from enterprise mobility solutions to startup apps, on-demand mobile apps, and healthcare mobility solutions. Our expertise lies in tailoring the mobile applications that fit our client’s requirement with a promise to deliver more than what they expect from us.
Specialties: Mobile app development, Web development, Blockchain development, UX/UI
design, IoT, Android, iOS, iPad, Apple Watch, Android watches, Java, PHP, Objective C, Swift,
Hourly rate: $50-100 / Location: Ahmedabad, India / Employees: 105 / Contact: +1 877 707 0459, email@example.com.
UPTech is a Ukrainian Mobile and Web development company. During the 2 years on the market, this proactive team created more than 40 apps and worked with big companies like Dollar Shave Club and Aspiration. UPTech is featured as a top B2B provider by Clutch.co and Topagency.co. See what clients say about UPTech.
Top apps: Dollar Shave Club (Unilever), Aspiration, Sprent, ArtKive, DroneBase, Ripkord.tv
Specialties: iOS, Android and web app development, UI/UX design, Business Analysis
Hourly Rate: $35 – $45 / Headquarters: Kyiv, Ukraine / Employees: 45
4. Netcore agency
Netcore agency is a professional development company with a very thorough and personal approach to each project they take on. They specialize specifically in cross-platform/hybrid app development which is a cost-effective and relatively faster technological solution. They provide services for such industries as: hospitality, travel, logistics, and supply, educational systems, taxi services, car rentals and listings as well as a wide range of management platforms and systems.
Specialties: mobile apps, web development, UX/UI design, web design, e-commerce development, SEO, hybrid/cross-platform apps, smart home apps, CRM and sales
Hourly rate: $45- $70 / Location: Riga, LV/ Employees: 21 / Contact: +37127444771.
A B2B and B2C company from Great Britain with hundreds of skilled employees delivering mobile and web apps. They specialize in enterprise utilities/apps, consumer services, MVP for startups, UX/UI, product strategy. Development services for industries like logistics, transportation, healthcare, real estate, banking. Magora offers competitive hourly rates and a median project cost starts at $10,000. So basically any startup or entrepreneur can afford their services and start building an app. To prove this, their portfolio is full of diverse apps of various scope, in productivity, wellness, finance, education, etc.
Top apps: Danone, Innovo Care, ShowApp, Jurni, Hunger, Tebengan, ProjectVUE.
Hourly rate: $50-100 / Location: London, UK / Employees: 508 / Contact: +442071835820.
One more mobile app development agency from UK we can’t leave out is Apadmi. And it is not only building mobile apps but all kinds of products within the mobile landscape. Those include app, server systems, artificial intelligence (AI), IoT (check out the previous post with top IoT companies), big data, VR and AR. They delve into multiple partnerships with SMEs, investors and news organizations, constantly identifying new tech opportunities. With teams of app developers, project managers, technical leads and test engineers, Apadmi develops end-to-end mobile apps. They also offer services for enterprise-level solutions and marketing.
Top apps: Range Rover Evoque app, Argos, The Guardian, BBC Music, DonorPath, Lexus IS Series.
Specialties: mobile application development, IoT, big data consulting, design, testing, Ajax, ASP.Net, Apex, servers and infrastructure.
Hourly rate: $100-150 / Location: Manchester, UK / Employees: 60 / Contact: +441618501300.
Rootstrap is a distributed team of agile ninjas that are business strategists before designers, developers, and growth hackers. They believe in having a global outlook that’s not only fresh but unexpected. That’s why Rootstrap keep offices in New York, Los Angeles, and Montevideo – because if the smartest person in the room is the room itself, it better be filled with the best minds from around the world. They partner with brands. Together they have done great things.
Top apps: StyleMD, Living Healthy, SalesForce, Cash Money, Heroku, Arbor, NOWL, and WeAreTV.
Specialties: Roadmapping, Web Development, Mobile Development, Growth User Acquisition, Emerging Technology, and Staff Augmentation.
Hourly rate: $150-200 / Location: West Hollywood, California / Employees: 50-100/ Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Poland is one of leading Eastern European countries in software development and outsourcing, filled with hundreds of teams. One of the best mobile app development companies is Miquido, started in 2011 and employing over 100 engineers and designers. Being as Android certified agency under Google Developers program, they are acknowledged by Time, Forbes, Deloitte. Businesses like Skyscanner, Abbey Road Studios, Herbalife, Nestle entrust projects to Miquido, who base their software development process on Scrum.
Top apps: Topline, Klassik Radio, TUI, HelloFresh, KoVue, EmpikGo, Industree.
Specialties: mobile/web development, design, Android, iOS, Amazon/AWS, Kotlin, Swift, Java, PHP, Node, Golang, React, Angular, MongoDB.
Hourly rate: $50-100 / Location: Krakow, Poland / Employees: 118 / Contact: +48536083559.
One of the largest IT and software development agencies in Germany, Intive offers outstanding services in creating mobile apps. With new technologies, they always push the frontier to new options for improvement, as well new channels of income for clients. If you need big impressive numbers, this company got it: 19 years on market, 19 offices in multiple countries, 7 design studios, 90% returning clients, over 1,000 projects. They work for the automotive industry (Audi, BMW, VW), financial sector (Credit Suisse, Santander, Credit Agricole), manufacturing (Viessmann, F24) and many more.
Top apps: Freeletics, T-Mobile, Viacom, Ringier, Qiagen, Zalando.
Hourly rate: $50-100 / Location: Koln, Germany / Employees: 1,500 / Contact: +499415695900.
Top apps: BeerGo, Transfermarkt, AnyPlan, Ivory.
Hourly rate: $50-100 / Location: Hamburg, Germany / Employees: 10 / Contact: +4915731970769.