Switzerland is amazing! 
But do you need to have all of your developers living in Switzerland? 

IMPORTANT QUESTIONS

  • 1
    How to keep your business growing?
  • 2
    How to reduce your labor and operating costs?
  • 3
    How to minimize risks in your IT projects?

If you keep asking yourself at least one of these questions, then we can help you. See below your expenses and say goodbye to them forever!

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Labor cost in Switzerland

The numbers shown below are hourly labor costs for one employee for a Norwegian software company in 2020.

Did you know your employer also pays tax on your salary? In other words, every time you spend 10 CHF of your hard-earned money, 3.67 CHF goes to the government.

Average gross salary of Software Engineer per year

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Labor cost you pay as an employer per year

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Source: Nuovo Swiss

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Compare salaries in Europe

So if you are planning to hire a Senior Software Engineer in Zurich, you will be spending 20 630 CHf per month. We have European consultants in the network working in the same time-zone with the same if not better expertise 65% cheaper. 

Moreover, with Nordics IO, you only pay for real-time spent, down to the nearest second. One Invoice. No surprises at the end of the month.

Source: SalaryExpert.com

HOW MUCH DOES ON-SITE EMPLOYEE COST?

Additional costs for CEO in Switzerland

Labor costs are only part of the company's expenses. Below we take a look at how your average software company in Zurich is doing in terms of additional expenses. 

Please note the numbers serve only for informational purposes and might vary.

OFFICE SPACE

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In a premium Zurich location, office space will cost around 70,36 CHF per m2 per year. If you have a 10 m2 office space for one employee, yearly it will come down to 7036 CHF.

SW & HW COSTS

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1 laptop, 1 mobile phone - that's a bare minimum for your employee. Add to the mix SaaS subscriptions, extra monitor, keyboard, or mouse. These costs start at 3600 CHF and rise depending on the equipment.

RECRUITMENT COSTS

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The average commission for a recruitment company is 2x monthly salary. We are aware that you can have your own marketing strategy for IT recruitment or HR team resulting in different costs. 

CASE STUDY - SINGLE DEVELOPER

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AN IMPORTANT QUESTION

HOW HAS COVID-19 CHANGED THE WORLD?

Remote work.

 

 

Are you ready to take the next step and stay relevant?

In the past 6 months, we helped 20 companies to find new software vendors.

How? We analyzed the market needs and came up with a solution. Borrowing the top talent is no longer unimaginable thanks to Nordics IO.

Nordics IO gives you the experience you deserve, no more headaches.

Let us do the work, sit tight and enjoy the process.

FINAL COUNTDOWN

We have done the math for you. In Switzerland, this is the average of expenses. Maybe you have different expenses. Maybe you have some external talents, maybe you are working remotely or pay less for your employee.

We understand the difference. This is an average case from 200 conversations with developers, CEOs, CTOs, lead architects, investors, and from up to 10 different analysis sources. 

EXPENSES COMPARISON

Whether it’s a single developer or a cross-functional team of ten, we can handle it. Hourly rates show an indicative situation from our vendors. Check different rates for consultants from Switzerland and remotely working developers from the entire Nordics IO Network.

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ON-SITE SENIOR DEVELOPER
IN SWITZERLAND

Salary
HOURLY RATE
106 CHF
HOURS PER WEEK
40 H
YEARLY LABOR COST EXPENSES
According to tax law in Switzerland
247564 CHF
Mandatory equipment
OFFICE
Your additional cost for the office
7036 CHF
HARDWARE & SOFTWARE
Your additional cost
3600 CHF
VACATION DAYS
25 days of vacation per a year
21200 CHF
FURTHER EDUCATION
Webinars, trainings, e-learnings
2000 CHF
ADDITIONAL COSTS
Team buildings, salary bonuses, etc.
1000 CHF
Hiring costs
EXTERNAL OR INTERNAL HR
Costs of a recruitment agency or HR managers. Hiring time spent not included.
38923 CHF

Pros & Cons

  • Loyalty
    Expected loyalty and dedication to your company
  • Hiring process & fluctuation
    Long hiring process involving HR department resulting in even more expenses for you and your company.

Swiss, the most beautiful country

308 098 CHf

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NORDICS IO IT SPECIALIST
FROM EUROPE

Salary
HOURLY RATE
45 CHF
HOURS PER WEEK
40 H
12 MONTH ASSIGNMENT
IT Specialist provided by Nordics IO
86710 CHF
Mandatory equipment
OFFICE
Covered by the CEO of your next vendor
0 CHF
HARDWARE & SOFTWARE
Covered by the CEO of your next vendor
0 CHF
VACATION
Pay only for days in work
0 CHF
FURTHER EDUCATION
Improvement of your employees
0 CHF
ADDITIONAL COSTS
Team buildings, salary bonus, etc.
0 CHF
Hiring costs
EXTERNAL OR INTERNAL HR
Covered by Nordics IO services. Our success commission is involved in the developer's rate.
0 CHF

Pros & Cons

  • Cost-saving solution
    Expected loyalty and dedication to your company
  • New platform
    A new solution for hiring in your company brings many questions. We are here to answer all of them. We are here to help you.
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86 710 CHf

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DIFFERENCE

These numbers can differ in terms of real expenses in your company.
 

But according to our research, the difference is 221 388 CHF a year.

Nordics IO makes the hiring of A-players super easy and fast.

Get him up to 7 days from the first contact with us.

"With 144,382 people working in the IT industry, the gap between supply and demand for IT skills is currently continuing to rise in Switzerland. Almost 30% of companies cite a shortage of IT expertise as the principal obstacle to growth."

"And to make matters worse, in Switzerland, is an expected shortage of 10,000 by 2030..."

Source: daxx.com

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We thought about the overall process of recruiting people, selecting contractors, and contracting new projects. We had more than 200 idea consultations and analyzed problems in the process. 

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