Things to Consider while Hiring App Developers in India

Source: Statista 2021

Pre-requisitesto hire an app developer

Application Requirement

Key features


Know your competitors and thought leaders

Know your target market

  • What? (a type of product)
  • Who? (a type of consumer)
  • Why? (motivation to purchase)
  • When? (time of purchase)
  • Where? (place of purchase)

Where to Hire App Developers?

Ask for References

Check B2B Websites

How to hire app developers


Already have a team hire an expert.



Local business

Off-shore business.

Checklist to hire a professional app developer

  • Task Security
  • Budget-Friendly
  • Availability of Resources and experts
  • Quality Product
  • Track of Illegal Issues
  • Project Tracking
  • Risk Management
  • Guaranteed Results
  • Time-saving
  • Project Timeline Management

Process of finding app developer: Key Criteria

Check their portfolios


Know your Team

Checking Communication Gaps

Agreements & Payment

Availability and Flexibility

Appropriate Timeline


How much does it Cost to Hire App Developer

  • How much is your budget
  • How much they charge you
  • Chosen Platform
  • Complexity of project
  • Experience of Developer
  • Region of Developer

Type of Mobile App Developer: Basic / Intermediate iOS Developer

  • Develop mobile applications (iOS: Swift)
  • Develop test specs and approaches for the application
  • Investigate and resolve performance issues, bottlenecks, and inefficiencies
  • Code reviewing and grow junior developer
  • Help contribute and create best practices for the team
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency
  • Write clean, maintainable code while rapidly iterating and shipping

Type of Mobile App Developer: Basic / Intermediate Andriod Developer

  • Design a modular and maintainable App structure with the best-known design pattern
  • Implement high-quality Java / Kotlin code and UI layouts.
  • Regular code reviews. Refactor the code if required.
  • Discover the latest technology trends, frameworks, design patterns to keep the App code up to the mark.
  • Should know XML and JSON a requirement
  • Should have Knowledge of SQL Lite and a working experience in SQL databases

Type of Mobile App Developer: Basic / Intermediate React Native Developer

  • Should know JavaScript, React Native, Redux.
  • Should be able to perform optimization, apply mobile-specific features.
  • Able to integrate with external services, data storing, and offline cache logic.
  • Should be able to sign and deploy applications.
  • React Native Structure Life Cycle Knowledge
  • Knowledge of Android and iOS applications is required.
  • HTML and CSS design skills are required.
  • JavaScript and its intricacies, particularly ES6+ syntax, are well-understood.
  • Ability to maintain coding and commenting standards while writing well-documented, clean JavaScript code.
  • Working with third-party dependencies and debugging dependency problems is a breeze.
  • Knowledge of native build technologies such as XCode and Gradle.
  • REST APIs, the document request paradigm, and offline storage are all concepts that must grasp.
  • It will be advantageous if you have prior experience with automated testing suites.

Type of Mobile App Developer: Flutter

  • Must have prior expertise with the Flutter platform and be familiar with mobile app architectures, trends, standards, and best practices.
  • Grasp of what constitutes effective user interface and user experience
  • logical abilities
  • Should be able to create prototypes from AdobeXD and Sketch mockups.
  • Write code that is easy to understand and maintain.
  • Should use JSON and XML to work with online services (HTTP, REST, SOAP).
  • Working with third-party libraries and APIs, such as Firebase, is a must.
  • Should be able to optimize the performance and memory consumption of applications.
  • Working knowledge and awareness of the overall mobile landscape, architectures, trends, emerging technologies, standards, and best practices are required.
Source: GoodFirms

7 Common Mistakes Made While Hiring an App Developer

Selecting Cheaper Options

Just considering price

Just considering Experience

Incomplete Application

Starting without project evaluation

Not Establishing Project Timeline and Budget

Not having a long-term perspective.

Inefficient Communication

Agreements & NDA

Wrapping Up



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