Home Blog Offshore Team 10 Best Time Tracking Software Tools for Your Offshore Developer

10 Best Time Tracking Software Tools for Your Offshore Developer

Author Daxx Team
Posted Jun 15, 2014
Offshore Team

Time is money. When it comes to software development, it’s not a hackneyed metaphor, time literally is money. Whether you need to bill your customer for the hours your offshore developers spent working on a project or to know how much you have invested into creating your product, you will want to keep track of your programmers’ time.

For businesses that hire developers offshore tracking the time is a must - and fortunately, they have all the means to do that effectively. Journals and spreadsheets are long gone, replaced by smart time tracking software with numerous handy features. Here are some of the best time tracking tools a team of offshore developers can use.

1.  Time Doctor

An accurate productivity software on the market, and offers time management apps on all the most popular platforms. It lets you harvest time tracking data on your company's work habits and then provides analytics to show key areas where improvements can be made.

2. Klok

This free cross-platform software with a convenient drag-and-drop interface lets you create a hierarchy of projects and then drag and drop them into the workflow of your day. Klok is a highly visual tool and helps you get the full picture of a working day.

3. Replicon

Replicon is a complex solution with various separate modules that serve purposes like tracking time, managing employee schedules and payroll, collecting attendance and time-off data, tracking differences between scheduled time and hours actually worked.

4.  Tenrox

Fully web-based, Tenrox has the benefit of being available to you anywhere and anytime. It allows you to monitor not only tracked hours, but also sick time, overtime, and resources.

5. TimeForce

This tool will help you schedule and track your offshore developers’ work, as well as process payroll. Employee time can be collected via time clocks, a web browser, or even a cell phone.


Want to learn more about setting up an extended development team with us?

tell me more

6. Harvest

Easy to use, with an intuitive web interface, Harvest helps you not only track the developers’ hours, but also manage projects and monitor expenses. You can generate a variety of reports, customized to your needs.

7. WorkPuls

It is a time tracking and employee monitoring software, which helps remote teams maximize productivity. Among other features, Workpuls includes automated time tracking, payroll calculation, and it tracks time spent in all apps and websites.

8. LaborVIEW

LaborVIEW is a convenient tool for tracking your workforce, which can be used either onsite or in the cloud. The software helps you automate daily time and attendance processes and supports even the most complex payroll systems.

9. BillQuick

This online service with strong time tracking features lets you track project time, as well as vacation time, sick leaves, and holidays. By adding notes to the time and expenses, you can get a better picture of the scheduling

10. StratusTime

StratusTime is a time and attendance solution with a user-friendly web-based interface. It provides you with real-time access to time and attendance data, including visual employee scheduling.

11. Daxx’s Choice: TargetProcess

TargetProcess is much more than time tracking software, so it will be perfect for an offshore developers team that follows the Agile model and needs elaborate time tracking. This Agile project management software will help you visualize and prioritize your development process.


Daxx Team

Daxx Team is a team of passionate creative writers, content marketers, designers who vigorously research internet as well as cooperate with developers and Managing Director at Daxx to provide you with the top-notch material about tech, salary trends, development team hiring and management tips as well as up-to-date information about Ukrainian IT outsourcing market.

Share this article


Read also

Offshore Team

"Invest in Good People as Soon as You Can" Interview with Phillip Eisсhet, Co-Founder of a German LegalTech Startup RightNow Group

Phillip Eischet, RightNow Group Co-Founder, explains how LegalTech follows the development path of FinTech, changing the way the legal industry works. He also speaks on the importance of having motivated and dedicated developers on the team....

Author Olena Herasymchuk
Posted Jun 20, 2019
Offshore Team

"Stay Small or Go for Outsourcing" - Head of Products at Carerix Describes How to Get Ahead when the Local Tech Talent Market Is Thin on the Ground

Arco Westbroek, Head of Products at Carerix, describes how the experience of being a Carerix customer has helped him structure processes within the company and tells how outsourcing helps Dutch companies grow. ...

Author Olena Herasymchuk
Posted Jun 20, 2019
Offshore Team

How to Facilitate Your Future Cooperation With a Remote Development Team

In this article, we'll talk about best approaches for a successful project launch and useful tips that will help you avoid team fragmentation and facilitate your cooperation with remote employees.   ...

Author Yustyna Velykholova
Posted Jun 20, 2019