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Calamari Alternatives

How do Calamari alternatives compare?

Factorial and BambooHR stand out as its top competitors based on similarity, popularity and user reviews. When comparing Calamari to its top 100 alternatives, QuickBooks Time has the highest rating, with Rippling as the runner-up, and Calamari ranking 11th place. QuickBooks Time has the most reviews with a total of 5,514, while Calamari has 399. Users say QuickBooks Time tops the list for value for money followed by Rippling, while Calamari comes in 9th. Users also say QuickBooks Time and Rippling are the easiest to use, while Calamari takes 13th place.

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Top 100 Alternatives & Competitors to Calamari

Factorial

4.6
(132)

HR software for small & medium companies

Features

Total

46

133

50

features in common

46

features in common

Factorial's unique features

  • Multiple Billing Rates

  • Training Management

  • Payroll Reporting

  • Billing & Invoicing

Calamari's unique features

  • Billable Items Tracking

  • Variable Workforce

  • Online Punch Card

  • Project Time Tracking

Starting from

3/month

Value for money

4.4

0.3

4.7

What users say about Factorial's value for money

This is not only useful for organising fair time off for holidays but it also allows team members to check in on who and when fellow colleagues are here - therefore helping them plan projects etc.

SP

Sophie Paige H.

Every part of the process has been great: The onboarding, support and the constant available videos, articles and content really prove that Factorial are the best in the sector.

SP

Sophie Paige H.

BambooHR

4.5
(1.2K)

Personalized HR software for SMBs

Features

Total

36

138

50

features in common

36

features in common

BambooHR's unique features

  • Direct Deposit

  • Interview Management

  • Audit Management

  • Audit Trail

Calamari's unique features

  • GPS

  • Billable Items Tracking

  • Clock In / Out

  • Accounting Integration

Value for money

4.4

0.3

4.7

What users say about BambooHR's value for money

The software is clean and simple and serves as a great resource for company information, coworker contacts, and a comprehensive company calendar outlining anniversaries, birthdays, and days off.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

I hadn't used it until my current company and I am really happy to be able to utilize it. There are so many great features and I love it.

TS

Tori S.

Rippling

4.9
(1.1K)

The #1 Rated Platform for Payroll, Benefits, HR & IT

Features

Total

39

159

50

features in common

39

features in common

Rippling's unique features

  • Task Management

  • SSL Security

  • Credential Management

  • Applicant Tracking

Calamari's unique features

  • Attendance Management

  • Variable Workforce

  • Clock In / Out

  • Multi-Location

Starting from

$8/month

Value for money

4.8

0.1

4.7

What users say about Rippling's value for money

We also appreciate that they are always moving forward with additions and improvements. This company is truly innovative and the best option out there today.

Misty Marie W.

I am thrilled, from the demos to onboarding to use every piece has been seamless, helpful and simple.

AK

Ashley K.

Connecteam

4.8
(132)

Enhance employee management with the only all-in-one app

Features

Total

42

219

50

features in common

42

features in common

Connecteam's unique features

  • Residential Properties

  • Customizable Reports

  • Mobile Survey

  • Multi-Language

Calamari's unique features

  • HR Management

  • Accounting Integration

  • Workstation Tracking

  • Compensation Management

Starting from

$39/month

Value for money

4.8

0.1

4.7

What users say about Connecteam's value for money

They are also willing to listen to ideas that would make this software better. They have been improving this app dramatically and I thank them for their continued effort in doing so.

JA

Jose A.

The Customer Service I have received is AMAZING. When I have questions or thoughts I need to work through, they are right there with information to help me make the decision to improve my process.

YZ

Yo-Zon E.

TimeClock Plus

4.4
(183)

Workforce management, time tracking and scheduling software

Features

Total

39

71

50

features in common

39

features in common

TimeClock Plus' unique features

  • Project Tracking

  • Biometrics

  • Labor Forecasting

  • Drag & Drop

Calamari's unique features

  • Punch card

  • Monitoring

  • Billable Items Tracking

  • Document Management

Starting from

$2.5

Value for money

4.2

0.5

4.7

What users say about TimeClock Plus' value for money

When you call to voice a terrible experience you are pretty much told too bad and they do nothing to make it right for the client.

SC

Sarah C.

Seamless Integration with our ERP - Infinite Visions has been a big labor saver. The ease of the use of the product for end users is pretty good, with a modern, well designed UI.

RF

Robert F.

WebHR

4.3
(499)

Everyone's Favorite All-in-One Social HR Software

Features

Total

39

164

50

features in common

39

features in common

WebHR's unique features

  • Search/Filter

  • Resource Management

  • Candidate Tracking

  • Learning & Development

Calamari's unique features

  • Data Import/Export

  • Billable Items Tracking

  • Variable Workforce

  • Monitoring

Starting from

$2/month

Value for money

4.2

0.5

4.7

What users say about WebHR's value for money

Simplicity, and the low price are strong reasons to consider the app. The additional features like payroll and performance are good reasons for considering this app.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

It's very good software is very good and the support team is very supportive at all ends.

SN

Sehrish N.

Mitrefinch

4.9
(15)

Workforce management for enterprises

Features

Total

27

41

50

features in common

27

features in common

Mitrefinch's unique features

  • Skills Tracking

  • Offline Time Tracking

  • Contractor Management

  • Activity Tracking

Calamari's unique features

  • Multi-Location

  • Document Management

  • Alerts/Notifications

  • Data Import/Export

Value for money

5.0

0.3

4.7

What users say about Mitrefinch's value for money

We have had a fantastic experience with this software and with the company providing it. The entire process from sales through installation and training has been wonderful.

PC

Peggy C.

Advance Systems' solution is easy to use; the support is excellent and very responsive. I gave specific system requirements for labor costing and reporting; they nailed them all.

TC

Tim C.

Bitrix24

4.0
(488)

100% free CRM, collaboration and communication tool suite

Features

Total

25

363

50

features in common

25

features in common

Bitrix24's unique features

  • Audio / Video Conferencing

  • Email Marketing

  • File Sharing

  • Team Assignments

Calamari's unique features

  • Multi-Location

  • Online Time Tracking

  • Monitoring

  • FMLA Administration

Starting from

$49/month

Value for money

4.2

0.5

4.7

What users say about Bitrix24's value for money

Etremely lacking as a CRM, reporting is terrible, customizations are so basic, and customer support is the worst I have ever seen. Even with the premium versions.

ER

Eric R.

Great features as a CRM software and phone system. The reports that can be pulled are helpful to analyze the success of your sales/program.

AD

Ajay D.

SutiHR

4.3
(100)

A complete HR solution for companies of all sizes.

Features

Total

40

161

50

features in common

40

features in common

SutiHR's unique features

  • Configurable Workflow

  • Projections

  • Task Management

  • Job Management

Calamari's unique features

  • GPS

  • Accounting Integration

  • Online Punch Card

  • Workstation Tracking

Starting from

$4/month

Value for money

4.3

0.4

4.7

What users say about SutiHR's value for money

What I like most about this software, is that it is user friendly and easy to navigate.

JB

JESSICA B.

Profile images that are not uploaded as a square becomes distorted. There was a time where we were getting flooded with birthday reminder e-mails from Suti as well that got annoying.

MS

Makoto S.

7shifts

4.7
(869)

Simplifying labor management, one shift at a time.

Features

Total

32

81

50

features in common

32

features in common

7shifts' unique features

  • Budgeting/Forecasting

  • Employee Recognition

  • Calendar Sync

  • Chat/Messaging

Calamari's unique features

  • Document Management

  • Monitoring

  • Self Service Portal

  • Leave Policy Management

Starting from

$17.99/month

Value for money

4.7
4.7

What users say about 7shifts' value for money

I love how easy everything is to use. I love being notified when my schedule has been posted and as someone who used to make the schedule each week, making and publishing schedules is easy as well.

KP

Kaitlin P.

The absolute worst part about this software has to do with the roles that employees can be assigned: there is no "training" option under the roles that I created.

BC

Brianna C.

Nowsta

4.9
(142)

Workforce management tool to handle payroll & work shifts

Features

Total

17

38

50

features in common

17

features in common

Nowsta's unique features

  • Group Scheduling

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Payroll Management

  • Budgeting/Forecasting

Calamari's unique features

  • Online Time Tracking

  • Shift Swapping

  • Project Time Tracking

  • Billable Items Tracking

Value for money

4.9

0.2

4.7

What users say about Nowsta's value for money

I love how user friendly and easy to use it it. The customer service is great-- shout out to Aimee.

JL

Jessica L.

It has made that we can increase our volume tenfold whilst maintaining superb quality. It has reduced some tedious tasks like payroll into easy to use functions.

Av

Anton v.

Homebase

4.6
(806)

Free employee scheduling, time tracking, and more.

Features

Total

33

87

50

features in common

33

features in common

Homebase's unique features

  • Task Management

  • Automated Scheduling

  • Forecasting

  • Workflow Management

Calamari's unique features

  • Billable Items Tracking

  • Document Storage

  • Monitoring

  • Role-Based Permissions

Starting from

$19.95/month

Value for money

4.6

0.1

4.7

What users say about Homebase's value for money

The ability for them to request days off on the app is amazing because I do not have to remember all the days, it comes up while I'm making the schedule.

MH

Michael H.

I have LOVED it every step of the way. I tried out lots of other solutions through online systems to local business management organization offers, and this was by far the BEST and MOST AFFORDABLE.

MW

Mae W.

actiPLANS

4.6
(5)

Absence management software

Features

Total

21

28

50

features in common

21

features in common

actiPLANS's unique features

  • Customizable Reports

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Team Calendars

Calamari's unique features

  • Monitoring

  • Online Time Tracking

  • Real Time Data

  • Clock In / Out

Built for Teams

4.8
(559)

Cloud Based Solution for Time Off Tracking, Org Chart & More

Features

Total

23

71

50

features in common

23

features in common

Built for Teams' unique features

  • Budgeting/Forecasting

  • SSL Security

  • Recruitment Management

  • Interview Scheduling

Calamari's unique features

  • Billable Items Tracking

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Clock In / Out

  • Monitoring

Starting from

$1/month

Value for money

4.7
4.7

What users say about Built for Teams' value for money

I like the ease at which I can view PTO/Vacation. It is great for accounting for my personal schedule.

AV

Audrey V.

I like the ease of use of the software, very user friendly, and best of all it has an app that you can use on your phone should you be away from your desktop computer.

mm

marco m.

e-days

4.5
(57)

Online absence manager and staff holiday planner

Features

Total

24

34

50

features in common

24

features in common

e-days' unique features

  • Real Time Notifications

  • Employee Profiles

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Real-time Updates

Calamari's unique features

  • Billable Items Tracking

  • Online Time Tracking

  • Attendance Tracking

  • Employee Management

Value for money

4.6

0.1

4.7

What users say about e-days' value for money

Very positive I love the way it is presented and the support team are always there to help.

CB

Claire B.

It has been really good, customer services are amazing and get back to me so quickly which I think is such a positive.

JS

Jade S.

Lanteria HR

4.6
(8)

SharePoint and Office 365 HR System

Features

Total

35

162

50

features in common

35

features in common

Lanteria HR's unique features

  • Nominations

  • Meeting Management

  • Onboarding

  • Weighted Performance Measures

Calamari's unique features

  • GPS

  • Online Punch Card

  • Shift Swapping

  • Accounting Integration

Bindle

4.6
(120)

Vacation & PTO tracking software for growing teams.

Features

Total

17

23

50

features in common

17

features in common

Bindle's unique features

  • Employee Self Service

  • Real-time Updates

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Team Calendars

Calamari's unique features

  • Online Punch Card

  • Overtime Calculation

  • Workstation Tracking

  • Accounting Integration

Starting from

$1.5/month

Value for money

4.8

0.1

4.7

What users say about Bindle's value for money

Super easy to set up and use - also got great support from the customer rep. Clean and easy interface which is very intuitive.

YM

Yvette M.

I still find some of the terminology confusing and could be written more colloquially, and sick leave is called personal leave, which doesn't strike me as the same thing.

KS

Kieran S.

bob

4.6
(50)

A modern HR platform for modern business

Features

Total

30

99

50

features in common

30

features in common

bob's unique features

  • Employee Benefits Administration

  • Self Assessment

  • Performance Management

  • Task Editing/Updating

Calamari's unique features

  • Clock In / Out

  • Multi-Location

  • Automatic Time Capture

  • FMLA Administration

Value for money

4.4

0.3

4.7

What users say about bob's value for money

We had slight trouble in the beginning with the calendar view and it not working in the way we have previously been used too.

CA

Charlotte A.

Bob has a great interface, is easy to use, covers all of the 'needed' HRIS functionality and allows enough customisation to be very suitable for most small businesses like us.

Pat C.

Remote

5.0
(4)

Global Payroll, Benefits, Taxes, Compliance, & HR Management

Features

Total

15

50

50

features in common

15

features in common

Remote's unique features

  • Employee Profiles

  • Life Insurance Administration

  • HSA/FSA Administration

  • Multi-Country

Calamari's unique features

  • Online Punch Card

  • Clock In / Out

  • Billable Items Tracking

  • Real Time Data

Namely

4.2
(405)

All-In-One HR, Payroll, and Benefits Solution

Features

Total

30

117

50

features in common

30

features in common

Namely's unique features

  • ACA Reporting

  • Employee Profiles

  • HSA/FSA Administration

  • Real Time Analytics

Calamari's unique features

  • Clock In / Out

  • Automatic Time Capture

  • Variable Workforce

  • Leave Policy Management

Value for money

4.0

0.7

4.7

What users say about Namely's value for money

Namely is the perfect solution for a small business like ours. It has saved me so much time compared to the previous solution we used for HR and payroll.

MM

Meg M.

For the most part, it is very intuitive and user friendly. Being user friendly makes it easy for me as the admin but more importantly it makes it easy for my employees to navigate.

LD

Lisa D.

Ease

4.7
(100)

Benefits & HR administration for employers & brokers

Features

Total

8

29

50

features in common

8

features in common

Ease's unique features

  • Employee Profiles

  • Customizable Templates

  • Onboarding

  • E-Verify/I-9 Forms

Calamari's unique features

  • Project Time Tracking

  • Leave Tracking

  • Online Punch Card

  • Vacation/Leave Tracking

Value for money

4.6

0.1

4.7

What users say about Ease's value for money

It is easy to use and customer support is great. EaseCentral has added and improved features to improve the experience for the broker, client admins and employees.

RB

Roshan B.

Having all of my group's vital information at my fingertips is what is most exciting. The Ease of employee enrollment is extremely exciting to me.

CR

Christopher R.

Freshteam

4.3
(130)

The smart HR software for growing businesses

Features

Total

18

66

50

features in common

18

features in common

Freshteam's unique features

  • Version Control

  • Customizable Reports

  • Resume Storage

  • E-Verify/I-9 Forms

Calamari's unique features

  • Monitoring

  • Workstation Tracking

  • Accounting Integration

  • Overtime Calculation

Starting from

$75/month

Value for money

4.2

0.5

4.7

What users say about Freshteam's value for money

We are also very pleased with how integrated the solution is with our other Freshworks solutions. We are looking forward to growing our company with this tool.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

This product is very powerful. I like the career website, I like the workflow that is built in, and the onboarding task lists.

BK

Blake K.

Monitask

4.8
(85)

Employee Monitoring and Productivity for Remote Teams

Features

Total

17

56

50

features in common

17

features in common

Monitask's unique features

  • Summary Reports

  • Productivity Analysis

  • Task Scheduling

  • Behavior Tracking

Calamari's unique features

  • Online Time Tracking

  • Overtime Calculation

  • Reminders

  • Multi-Location

Starting from

$4.99/month

Value for money

4.8

0.1

4.7

What users say about Monitask's value for money

Seems like a good solution. I called in to have help with changing some of the features and they had great customer service.

JS

Jeffrey S.

Overall it's great and I like it. I will surely recommend it to others.

MQ

Ma. Quina M.

Staffbase

4.8
(64)

Mobile-first employee communication for large organizations

Features

Total

15

79

50

features in common

15

features in common

Staffbase's unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Wiki

  • Activity/News Feed

  • Employee Directory

Calamari's unique features

  • Time Off Requests

  • Shift Swapping

  • Billable Items Tracking

  • Accounting Integration

Value for money

4.5

0.2

4.7

What users say about Staffbase's value for money

Best of all, is the extreme easy handling ot the staffbase tool, which the users and editors really appreciate. And it's really a pleasure to use /and work with the staffbase tool.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Reliable, creative and innovative partner for internal communication processes.

KD

Kathrin D.

intelliHR

4.9
(29)

Strategic HR software powered by actionable people analytics

Features

Total

17

130

50

features in common

17

features in common

intelliHR's unique features

  • Question Library

  • Benchmarking

  • Appraisal History

  • Data Discovery

Calamari's unique features

  • Time Off Requests

  • Overtime Calculation

  • Online Time Clock

  • Automatic Time Capture

Starting from

$3.9/month

Value for money

4.9

0.2

4.7

What users say about intelliHR's value for money

The support she has given us has been amazing and extremely positive and rewarding. They have helped us get where we needed to and more.

OD

Olga D.

He is very upbeat and his energy is catchy. He knows the system back to front and is wonderful at training and in suggesting best ways to plan and to get the best use from the system.

KC

Karen C.

Zoho Recruit

4.4
(815)

Talent Acquisition System to streamline your hiring process

Features

Total

13

99

50

features in common

13

features in common

Zoho Recruit's unique features

  • Reference Checking

  • Job Scoring

  • Interview Scheduling

  • Email Management

Calamari's unique features

  • Time Off Requests

  • Real Time Data

  • Vacation/Leave Tracking

  • Time Tracking

Starting from

$25/month

Value for money

4.6

0.1

4.7

What users say about Zoho Recruit's value for money

This app is very easy to use and has excellent search capabilities, also easy to customise. Very good tools to follow my recruitment projects and then to monitor performance of my time.

Salome M.

Zoho has many good features that simplify the Hr recruiting process. One great benefit is the resume tracking tool, this is especially useful when one wants to go back to a prime candidate’s info.

Dawn F.

TalentLMS

4.7
(410)

The LMS built for success

Features

Total

10

98

50

features in common

10

features in common

TalentLMS's unique features

  • Corporate/Business

  • Training Companies

  • Active Directory Integration

  • eCommerce Management

Calamari's unique features

  • Workstation Tracking

  • Variable Workforce

  • Employee Management

  • Leave Tracking

Starting from

$59/month

Value for money

4.7
4.7

What users say about TalentLMS's value for money

The ability to copy and paste a full quiz as opposed to typing in each question for quiz will also be a good time saver. The help section as well as customer support has also been quite useful.

DM

Dan M.

Overall the system needs an Administrator UX overhaul. Navigating the ecosystem is complex and often confusing, with a number of workflows seeming to wind around through functions until you get lost.

CK

Christopher K.

Workable

4.4
(378)

The leading Applicant Tracking System & Recruiting Software

Features

Total

18

99

50

features in common

18

features in common

Workable's unique features

  • Email Management

  • Discount Management

  • Candidate Profiles

  • Built-in ATS

Calamari's unique features

  • Monitoring

  • Project Time Tracking

  • Accounting Integration

  • Overtime Calculation

Starting from

$99/month

Value for money

4.0

0.7

4.7

What users say about Workable's value for money

It was easy to understand, has many useful features, super simple to integrate, fast to implement and is very cost effective.

KS

Keith S.

My overall experience with Workable has been great. It's easy to use and has a lot of amazing functions to help with our recruiting process.

JP

Jenna P.

Kudos

4.8
(670)

Peer to Peer Recognition, Employee Engagement and Rewards

Features

Total

6

36

50

features in common

6

features in common

Kudos' unique features

  • Rewards Catalog

  • Visual Analytics

  • Social Recognition

  • Customizable Reports

Calamari's unique features

  • Online Time Clock

  • Multi-Location

  • Online Time Tracking

  • Billable Items Tracking

Value for money

4.7
4.7

What users say about Kudos' value for money

We used to have thank you cards at our previous work place, Kudos platform is an easy to use online version of the same. It encourages users to appreciate the efforts of fellow teammates.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Kudos is a great way to connect with your team and make people feel appreciated. I love the GIF integration.

BH

Bailey H.

Breezy

4.5
(1.2K)

A modern recruiting & applicant tracking tool you'll love

Features

Total

13

91

50

features in common

13

features in common

Breezy's unique features

  • Question Library

  • Tagging

  • Workflow Management

  • Email Templates

Calamari's unique features

  • Time Off Requests

  • Real Time Data

  • Vacation/Leave Tracking

  • Time Tracking

Starting from

$143/month

Value for money

4.5

0.2

4.7

What users say about Breezy's value for money

Great product at a superb cost which allows for hiring and on-boarding to be very straightforward.

MD

Mikhail D.

It's been a really great experience. The customer support team is pleasant to work with and it's been easy to onboard my team.

Rhianna C.

Features

Total

17

90

50

features in common

17

features in common

BizMerlinHR's unique features

  • Goal Management

  • Careers Page

  • Salary Planning

  • Visual Analytics

Calamari's unique features

  • Project Time Tracking

  • Overtime Calculation

  • Employee Time Tracking

  • Automatic Time Capture

Value for money

4.8

0.1

4.7

What users say about BizMerlinHR's value for money

Best feature of this first it has trial version so you can try it yourself and then go for paid version and also it has Certified HR Consultant who help you to improve your existing HR process.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

If I need help they respond immediately. I am so grateful for all of the assistance.

CT

Calli T.

HR Partner

4.9
(55)

Simple, all-inclusive online HR Management system

Features

Total

14

42

50

features in common

14

features in common

HR Partner's unique features

  • Job Description Management

  • Competency Management

  • Customizable Fields

  • Electronic Signature

Calamari's unique features

  • Approval Process Control

  • Shift Swapping

  • Vacation/Leave Tracking

  • Time Tracking

Starting from

$100/month

Value for money

4.9

0.2

4.7

What users say about HR Partner's value for money

This is a very user friendly system and the support given is excellent. SENSITIVE CONTENT] and the time have been brilliant in supporting us and are extremely responsive.

JB

John B.

It is super easy to onboard and use and I highly recommend. It provides a simple yet customizable platform for you to leverage to provide a strong and professional HR presence.

Alberto O.

Leapsome

4.7
(18)

Performance Management & Personalised Learning Platform

Features

Total

8

95

50

features in common

8

features in common

Leapsome's unique features

  • Microlearning

  • Built-in Course Authoring

  • KPI Monitoring

  • Question Library

Calamari's unique features

  • Workstation Tracking

  • Leave Tracking

  • Online Punch Card

  • Vacation/Leave Tracking