The Best IT Companies in South Africa

Looking for a top IT services company in South Africa?

For your company to grow, it is essential to choose the best technology. Hiring an innovative IT services provider is the easiest way to ensure that you are making the best use of technology, increasing sales, and staying one step ahead of the competition.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top IT consultants in South Africa. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best South Africa IT Companies

  • 1

    Comsense Technologies

    Comsense Technologies is an predictive customer analytics and big data agency based in Bonita Springs, Fla., with secondary locations in Singapore and Pune, India. Founded in 2014, this company has 31 employees. Services provided by Comsense Technologies include AI, big data consulting, and digital strategy.

    Notable Project

    Comsense Technologies provided marketing automation services for a hospitality company. They worked to identify specific customer niches for the client to target in their marketing campaigns.

    "The amount of industry knowledge and expertise in required technologies for such a young company was impressive. I could see the dedication of all members straight away." Former Director of IT, Hospiality Company

    Former clients
    M-junction
    Zee Media Corporation
    Punjab Kesari
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    4.9
    4.9
    5 Clutch reviews
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  • 2

    Elucidate

    Elucidate is a machine learning firm in Johannesburg, South Africa. Founded in 2018, they have about 7 employees that serve midmarket and small-business clients in a wide range of sectors. Services include big data consulting and artificial intelligence. 

    Notable Project

    Elucidate handled data analytics and AI services for an organization that provides master scholarships. Their team built a protective analytic solution using natural language processing and machine learning. The system met expectations and has a 94% success rate. 

    "Elucidate was incredibly professional. Their ability to understand our requirements and translate them into that program stood out to me." –Team Leader, Scholarship Program

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Saratoga

    Saratoga is a software development company based in Cape Town, South Africa. It was founded in 1998 and has since grown to a team of 86 that works on custom software development, IT staff augmentation, enterprise app modernization, application management and support, and more to mostly large enterprise clients. 

    Notable Project

    A financial services non-profit had a previous development partner that was unsatisfactory. Saratoga took over and has succeeded where the previous developer failed. They use the SQL server and C# to design architecture, test products and create API's. 

    "... they designed and developed our foundational API that leads the direction we’re taking the rest of our products. That’s been a major success and has put us in a good position for the future." — Systems Development Consultant, Financial Services Non-Profit

    Former clients
    Sanlam
    CSPC
    Direct Axis
    Coronation Asset Management
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Cape Town, South Africa
    4.3
    4.3
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    SIVOXI™

    SIVOXI™ is a design and development agency based in Johannesburg. Founded in 2016, their team of fewer than 10 employees serves enterprise and midmarket businesses in industries such as business services, advertising and marketing, and consumer products. Services include custom software development, UX/UI design, and IT strategy consulting.

    Notable Project

    SIVOXI™ provided web development services to a business advisory company. They built the .NET platform from the ground up. With a dedication to understanding their client’s business processes, the team delivered an excellent solution.


    “Getting a software developer to understand our legislative requirements and putting it into a platform that we were able to get what we needed out of was impressive.” — Divisional Manager, Business Advisory Company

    Former clients
    BEE-Connex
    Lank Chilled
    Prestige Adhesives
    Allied Paint Solutions
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    SovTech

    SovTech is a custom software development company based in Johannesburg with offices in London and Nairobi. Founded in 2012, they work with enterprise and midmarket businesses with a focus on clients in the financial services industry. 

    Notable Project

    SovTech built a financial risk-assessment platform that provides applicants with quotes and recommendations. Their work increased the number of quality leaders the client could provide to their partners. 

    "They were accommodating and executed well." – CEO, IT Company

    Former clients
    Standard Bank
    Deloitte
    Canon
    ADT
    vodacom
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    4.3
    4.3
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Livex Software

    Livex Software is a software development company located in Pretoria, South Africa and founded in 2016. With a team of less than 50 employees, they provide custom software development, web design, and cybersecurity for businesses.
     

    Notable Project

    Livex Software developed an e-commerce platform for a manufacturing company. They created several functionalities for the client in order to improve payment processing and order notifications. After this project was completed, the client was able to see an increase in sales from online orders. 

    “Our website is live, and we receive great compliments from users. Because of the strong work Livex Software produced, customers can efficiently use the site to place orders. We’re impressed with the designs they created.” – Manager, Manufacturing Company
     

    Former clients
    Glofurn Ltd
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Pretoria, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Top 10 Mobile App Development Companies in South Africa (2019) , Top 10 Web Development Companies in South Africa (2019)

  • 7

    Haefele Software

    Haefele Software is an outsourced Microsoft software development company based in Cape Town, South Africa, with offices in Melbourne, Australia; Tampa, Florida; and London. The company, founded in 2006, has more than 50 employees and provides custom software development, IT strategy consulting, and IoT development services to enterprise and smaller-sized companies in various industries.

    Notable Project

    A mobile development agency hired Haefele Software to provide outsourced support for one of its projects and to run workshops for their internal teams on improving processes and business offerings. Haefele Software completed the project and provided the agency with a debriefing document that covered what the internal teams need to focus on after the project's completion. 

    "The Haefele team had familiarized themselves with the project before they got started and were able to hit the ground running." - Co-Founder and Director, Mobile Development Agency

    Former clients
    Tesco
    Spur Corp
    Fenergo
    Victoria Asset Management
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Cape Town, South Africa
    4.5
    4.5
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    Data Intellect

    Data Intellect Solutions is an application development company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The company, founded in 2017, has a team of less than ten that provides mobile app development, web development, ERP consulting and SI, and enterprise app modernization services to midmarket and other-sized companies institutions in the business services, health care & medical, and other industries.

    Notable Project

    A development firm hired Data Intellect Solutions to provide e-commerce portal design, cart design, payment gateway configuration, and category specification services. Data Intellect Solutions met all expectations for all these projects.

    "Data Intellect has a detail-oriented team with a good problem-solving attitude and fine coding." - Former Business Head, Development Firm. 

    Former clients
    Pepsi
    Nokia
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 9

    Intellinov Digital

    Intellinov Digital is a full-service digital agency headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa. Founded in 2018, their small team of five specializes in digital strategy, IT strategy consulting, and mobile app development.

    Notable Project

    Intellinov Digital created a website and digital marketing campaign for a construction company. They assisted with social media, SEO, and website maintenance. The construction company’s social media following increased, potentially leading to more clients.

    “We’ve also been able to improve our social media presence and our Instagram following has increased from zero to 500 people.”– Managing Director, Construction Company

    Former clients
    Sagehill Business Solutions
    Carol Kondon
    Smart Instinct
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place gauteng, South Africa
    4.3
    4.3
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    Red Rabbit Media

    Red Rabbit Media is a digital technology company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Their team of around 5 employees specializes in video production, web design, and cloud consulting.

    Notable Project

    Red Rabbit Media provided video production services for a film distribution company. The team was responsible for post-production on a feature film as well as accompanying collateral. 

    "Their technical knowledge of the feature film materials impressed us." –  Producer, Film Dsitribution Company

    Former clients
    Perplexia Pictures
    Disney
    Inside Job
    Castle Lite Unlocks
    Silly Seasons
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Johannesburg, South Africa
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
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