Compare BigTime, Hive, and Mavenlink

Pricing

 
Express
$10
per user per month billed annually
Professional
$12
per user per month
Mavenlink Teams
$19
per month for five (5) users*
 
Pro
$30
per user per month billed annually
Enterprise
Available on Request
Contact for details
Mavenlink Professional
Contact Us
per user per month*
 
Premier
$40
per user per month billed annually
Mavenlink Enterprise
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for pricing
 
Mavenlink Premier
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for pricing
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial
BigTime
Express
$10per user per month billed annually
Pro
$30per user per month billed annually
Premier
$40per user per month billed annually
Free Trial
Hive
Professional
$12per user per month
Enterprise
Available on RequestContact for details
Free Trial
Mavenlink
Mavenlink Teams
$19per month for five (5) users*
Mavenlink Professional
Contact Usper user per month*
Mavenlink Enterprise
Contact Usfor pricing
Mavenlink Premier
Contact usfor pricing
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.0
9.0
8.2
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.9
8.9
8.1
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.5
9.0
7.9
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.9
9.2
8.3
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.4
9.3
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.4
9.5
8.9
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.7
9.7
9.3
Meets Requirements
BigTime
9.0
Hive
9.0
Mavenlink
8.2
Ease of Use
BigTime
8.9
Hive
8.9
Mavenlink
8.1
Ease of Setup
BigTime
8.5
Hive
9.0
Mavenlink
7.9
Ease of Admin
BigTime
8.9
Hive
9.2
Mavenlink
8.3
Quality of Support
BigTime
9.4
Hive
9.3
Mavenlink
8.7
Ease of Doing Business With
BigTime
9.4
Hive
9.5
Mavenlink
8.9
Product Direction (% positive)
BigTime
8.7
Hive
9.7
Mavenlink
9.3

Features

Tasks
Task Creation and Assignment
BigTime
9.1
Hive
9.2
Mavenlink
8.9
Due Dates
BigTime
8.9
Hive
8.9
Mavenlink
8.7
Task Prioritization
BigTime
8.7
Hive
8.8
Mavenlink
8.1
To-Do Lists
BigTime
8.5
Hive
9.0
Mavenlink
7.8
Collaboration
Collaborative Project Planning
BigTime
8.6
Hive
9.5
Mavenlink
8.5
Comments
BigTime
8.8
Hive
9.3
Mavenlink
8.7
Documents and Uploads
BigTime
8.5
Hive
8.9
Mavenlink
8.3
Projects
Gantt Chart / Project Map
BigTime
8.2
Hive
8.7
Mavenlink
7.6
Calendar View
BigTime
8.2
Hive
8.9
Mavenlink
7.6
Baselining / KPIs
BigTime
8.2
Hive
8.3
Mavenlink
7.4
Project Budgeting
BigTime
8.8
Hive
Not enough data available
Mavenlink
8.4
Issue Tracking
BigTime
8.2
Hive
8.0
Mavenlink
8.0
Portfolio Management
Portfolio Coordination
BigTime
8.3
Hive
8.9
Mavenlink
8.0
Portfolio Budgeting
BigTime
8.1
Hive
8.6
Mavenlink
8.2
What-If Scenarios
BigTime
7.4
Hive
Not enough data available
Mavenlink
7.5
Workflow
BigTime
8.6
Hive
8.8
Mavenlink
7.7
Request Management
BigTime
Not enough data available
Hive
8.4
Mavenlink
8.0
Cost Tracking
BigTime
8.8
Hive
Not enough data available
Mavenlink
8.4
ROI and Forecasting
BigTime
8.4
Hive
8.4
Mavenlink
7.8
Risk Analysis
BigTime
Not enough data available
Hive
Not enough data available
Mavenlink
8.3
Resource Management
Resource Database
BigTime
8.6
Hive
8.8
Mavenlink
8.3
Resource Allocation
BigTime
8.5
Hive
8.7
Mavenlink
7.9
Workload Capacity
BigTime
8.6
Hive
8.9
Mavenlink
8.2
Time Tracking
BigTime
9.4
Hive
8.7
Mavenlink
9.1
Platform
Alerts
BigTime
8.5
Hive
8.8
Mavenlink
7.6
Mobile
BigTime
8.3
Hive
6.8
Mavenlink
6.0
User, Role, and Access Management
BigTime
8.9
Hive
8.9
Mavenlink
8.2
API / Integrations
BigTime
8.4
Hive
8.6
Mavenlink
7.6
Reporting and Dashboards
BigTime
8.6
Hive
8.4
Mavenlink
7.9
Customization
BigTime
8.3
Hive
8.6
Mavenlink
7.4
Performance and Reliability
BigTime
8.9
Hive
8.8
Mavenlink
8.8

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
82.8%
57.3%
52.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
15.6%
28.2%
39.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
1.5%
14.5%
8.1%
BigTime
Small-Business
82.8%
Mid-Market
15.6%
Enterprise
1.5%
Hive
Small-Business
57.3%
Mid-Market
28.2%
Enterprise
14.5%
Mavenlink
Small-Business
52.4%
Mid-Market
39.4%
Enterprise
8.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Accounting
15.6%
Marketing and Advertising
20.5%
Marketing and Advertising
29.1%
 
Civil Engineering
9.8%
Information Technology and Services
6.0%
Information Technology and Services
14.2%
 
Architecture & Planning
9.7%
Computer Software
5.1%
Computer Software
12.6%
 
Public Relations and Communications
8.3%
Real Estate
4.3%
Internet
8.1%
 
Information Technology and Services
7.9%
Non-Profit Organization Management
4.3%
Real Estate
2.4%
 
Other
48.6%
Other
59.8%
Other
33.6%
BigTime
Accounting
15.6%
Civil Engineering
9.8%
Architecture & Planning
9.7%
Public Relations and Communications
8.3%
Information Technology and Services
7.9%
Other
48.6%
Hive
Marketing and Advertising
20.5%
Information Technology and Services
6.0%
Computer Software
5.1%
Real Estate
4.3%
Non-Profit Organization Management
4.3%
Other
59.8%
Mavenlink
Marketing and Advertising
29.1%
Information Technology and Services
14.2%
Computer Software
12.6%
Internet
8.1%
Real Estate
2.4%
Other
33.6%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
CHRISTINE M.
Administrator

Big Time is very helpful in wanting to train companies on their software. I found Brannon Hollingsworth to be very knowledgeable. He was able to answer all of my questions. Also, It is easy to enter time and be able to change or add hours at anytime.

G2 User in Venture Capital & Private Equity

The flexibility and vast feature set. With Hive, I can break down projects in a ton of different views rather than just 1 or 2. I can juggle multiple client projects running at once, with projects ranging from loose/unstructured to deadline-tight and highly...

Kristen W.
User in Information Technology and Services

The flow charts that allow so many personalized options are unique and a life-saver. The time tracking options are also a big hit. The entire office is able to utilize multiple aspects of Mavenlink without any issue. The software is extremely user friendly...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrew C.
Administrator in Public Relations and Communications

Users are given dozens of options when producing a simple report, and the written explanations vary little, making it confusing as to what information will be pulled in a given report.

Bridget B.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Some of the tagging and color coding seems redudant

Jodi J.
User in Online Media

They started out good for the price. Now their customer service is subpar, their product has not evolved well, and they are charging more. Non-responsive, non-customizable dashboard. They lock you into a contract and quote user agreement when you question...

 
BigTime
Most Helpful Favorable Review
CHRISTINE M.
Administrator

Big Time is very helpful in wanting to train companies on their software. I found Brannon Hollingsworth to be very knowledgeable. He was able to answer all of my questions. Also, It is easy to enter time and be able to change or add hours at anytime.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Andrew C.
Administrator in Public Relations and Communications

Users are given dozens of options when producing a simple report, and the written explanations vary little, making it confusing as to what information will be pulled in a given report.

Hive
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 User in Venture Capital & Private Equity

The flexibility and vast feature set. With Hive, I can break down projects in a ton of different views rather than just 1 or 2. I can juggle multiple client projects running at once, with projects ranging from loose/unstructured to deadline-tight and highly...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Bridget B.
User in Marketing and Advertising

Some of the tagging and color coding seems redudant

Mavenlink
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Kristen W.
User in Information Technology and Services

The flow charts that allow so many personalized options are unique and a life-saver. The time tracking options are also a big hit. The entire office is able to utilize multiple aspects of Mavenlink without any issue. The software is extremely user friendly...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jodi J.
User in Online Media

They started out good for the price. Now their customer service is subpar, their product has not evolved well, and they are charging more. Non-responsive, non-customizable dashboard. They lock you into a contract and quote user agreement when you question...

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Videos

 

Tracking Time & Expenses in BigTime.

Intro to Hive - Learn all the ins and out of using Hive and see how it powers the most innovative companies of the world such as Wework, Pinterest, Starbucks

Mavenlink is a modern software platform for professional and marketing services organizations, like consulting firms, advertising agencies, and IT services firms. We transform their businesses, driving dramatically better operational execution, business agility, and financial performance.

Mavenlink is the only solution that helps services firms establish an operational system of record that facilitates their business lifecycle, including key capabilities like resource management, project management, collaboration, project accounting, and BI.

BigTime

Tracking Time & Expenses in BigTime.

Hive

Intro to Hive - Learn all the ins and out of using Hive and see how it powers the most innovative companies of the world such as Wework, Pinterest, Starbucks

Mavenlink

Mavenlink is a modern software platform for professional and marketing services organizations, like consulting firms, advertising agencies, and IT services firms. We transform their businesses, driving dramatically better operational execution, business agility, and financial performance.

Mavenlink is the only solution that helps services firms establish an operational system of record that facilitates their business lifecycle, including key capabilities like resource management, project management, collaboration, project accounting, and BI.

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