Compare BigTime, Hive, and QuickBooks Online

Pricing

 
Express
$5.95 per user per month billed annually
Professional
$12 per user per month
Plus
$40 per month
 
Pro
$17 per user per month billed annually
Enterprise
Available on Request Contact for details
Essentials
$30 per month
 
Premier
$28.90 per user per month billed annually
Simple Start
$15 per month
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
Free Trial
BigTime
Express
$5.95per user per month billed annually
Pro
$17per user per month billed annually
Premier
$28.90per user per month billed annually
Free Trial
Hive
Professional
$12per user per month
Enterprise
Available on RequestContact for details
Free Trial
QuickBooks Online
Plus
$40per month
Essentials
$30per month
Simple Start
$15per month
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.1
9.0
8.2
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.0
9.0
8.0
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.6
9.2
7.8
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.0
9.3
7.9
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.4
9.5
7.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.4
9.6
7.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.7
9.9
7.2
Meets Requirements
BigTime
9.1
Hive
9.0
QuickBooks Online
8.2
Ease of Use
BigTime
9.0
Hive
9.0
QuickBooks Online
8.0
Ease of Setup
BigTime
8.6
Hive
9.2
QuickBooks Online
7.8
Ease of Admin
BigTime
9.0
Hive
9.3
QuickBooks Online
7.9
Quality of Support
BigTime
9.4
Hive
9.5
QuickBooks Online
7.4
Ease of Doing Business With
BigTime
9.4
Hive
9.6
QuickBooks Online
7.7
Product Direction (% positive)
BigTime
8.7
Hive
9.9
QuickBooks Online
7.2

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
82.3%
62.6%
85.5%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
16.1%
26.4%
11.5%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
1.6%
11.0%
3.0%
BigTime
Small-Business
82.3%
Mid-Market
16.1%
Enterprise
1.6%
Hive
Small-Business
62.6%
Mid-Market
26.4%
Enterprise
11.0%
QuickBooks Online
Small-Business
85.5%
Mid-Market
11.5%
Enterprise
3.0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Accounting
15.9%
Marketing and Advertising
25.6%
Accounting
16.1%
 
Public Relations and Communications
12.5%
Internet
5.8%
Marketing and Advertising
6.4%
 
Civil Engineering
8.3%
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.0%
Information Technology and Services
4.5%
 
Information Technology and Services
8.0%
Information Technology and Services
5.0%
Construction
4.0%
 
Architecture & Planning
7.8%
Real Estate
4.1%
Financial Services
3.9%
 
Other
47.6%
Other
54.5%
Other
65.2%
BigTime
Accounting
15.9%
Public Relations and Communications
12.5%
Civil Engineering
8.3%
Information Technology and Services
8.0%
Architecture & Planning
7.8%
Other
47.6%
Hive
Marketing and Advertising
25.6%
Internet
5.8%
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.0%
Information Technology and Services
5.0%
Real Estate
4.1%
Other
54.5%
QuickBooks Online
Accounting
16.1%
Marketing and Advertising
6.4%
Information Technology and Services
4.5%
Construction
4.0%
Financial Services
3.9%
Other
65.2%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Melinda C.
Internal Consultant

BigTime provides excellent customer service for an easy to use product. We rarely run into problems, but when we do, the customer service has been prompt and professional. The product is constantly evolving and it easy for end users.

G2 Crowd 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...

G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

The cloud deployment of QB online allowed me as a business user to start implementing on a weekend with no IT support required. I was able to load our chart of accounts and set up the integrations to our bank and credit card accounts immediately. In...

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.

G2 Crowd User

I’m crashes all the time so profit is vulnerable

Kim E.
Administrator in Internet

Everything else is a nightmare. The navigation is not intuitive at all especially if you are a seasoned Quickbooks user, a financial professional. Many of the short-cuts I used to use when doing my data entry now do not work since QB now creates a large...

 
BigTime
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Melinda C.
Internal Consultant

BigTime provides excellent customer service for an easy to use product. We rarely run into problems, but when we do, the customer service has been prompt and professional. The product is constantly evolving and it easy for end users.

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 Crowd 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
G2 Crowd User

I’m crashes all the time so profit is vulnerable

QuickBooks Online
Most Helpful Favorable Review
G2 Crowd User in Computer Software

The cloud deployment of QB online allowed me as a business user to start implementing on a weekend with no IT support required. I was able to load our chart of accounts and set up the integrations to our bank and credit card accounts immediately. In...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Kim E.
Administrator in Internet

Everything else is a nightmare. The navigation is not intuitive at all especially if you are a seasoned Quickbooks user, a financial professional. Many of the short-cuts I used to use when doing my data entry now do not work since QB now creates a large...

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