Customised Technical Solutions for Growing Businesses

Partnering with Start-Ups to Deliver Purpose-Built Software and MVP Solutions
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  • Experienced
  • Cost-effective
  • Collaborative
We Help you Realise your Technical Vision

Mean Time Development is a software development house that specialises in providing MVP solutions for start-ups. 

Tailored to meet the specific needs of your growing business, our experienced team works alongside you to build fit-for-purpose technology, enabling you to get your business up and running quickly, efficiently, and cost-effectively.


We Know Start-Ups
Understanding the journey

Successfully launching a new business can be a challenge. No matter how enthusiastic and dedicated you are, the commercial reality means working with within tight parameters.


We understand the journey you need to take to move your business forward. From your very first idea and raising initial capital, right through to developing your core product and building your customer base. 

Start-ups often have to contend with limited time, stretched resources, and the pressure of needing to get things up and running as quickly and cost-effectively as possible.

Mean Time Development's extensive experience with start-ups means we can help advise you on the best route to take to realise your technical vision and build a commercially-viable business. 

We Believe in Partnerships
Working collaboratively achieves the best results

At Mean Time Development we firmly believe that a collaborative partnership will ensure the best end results. Our wealth of development experience means that we can help advise you on the best technical solutions for your growing business.

Helping you realise your technical vision is what we excel at - we're here to help you get off the ground and move your business forward. We won't just do the job and run - we'll keep working alongside you, helping at each step of your journey for as long as you need us.


We think it is essential to get to know our clients and understand what they are looking to achieve both in the short term and long term for their business. By having the whole picture and working together we can help you make the right technical decisions for the future of your business. 

Establishing long-term partnerships is important to us. Therefore, for some businesses we offer CTO partnerships  - offering a discount for a stake in your new business.

Get in touch to find out more about how this could work for your business. 

We are experts at delivering to short lead times
We focus on rapidly developing cost-effective technical solutions

We understand the importance of being able to demonstrate technical developments to investors, stakeholders and prospective customers during the startup process. Our experience and knowledge base means that we can work to short, often challenging, timeframes, when your business requires it. 

Mean Time Development are experts at hitting the ground running. We work to understand your technical and business goals quickly and then focus on delivering your projects to your timescales without compromising on the quality of your software. 

Whether you are are a fledgling business just getting off the ground, or an established business looking to create a new solution, Mean Time Development can help you turn your technical requirements into a reality  whilst working within a rapid development time frame. 

Mean Time Development Technical Solutions

Supporting new businesses and start-ups on their journey
Technical expertise with a wealth of commercial experience
Collaborative and transparent working processes
Helping your business realise its technical vision
Ensuring cost-effective MVP software solutions
Committed to on-going support for clients
Working to short lead times - without compromise
Mean Time Development
Our Services
How Can We Help Your Business?

Our focus is to get your venture or project up and running as quickly as possible  - without compromising on the quality of your software. We offer a wide range of services to meet the specific needs of your business. 

Website Development

We are experts at helping you get your businesses off the ground with the development of your website - from prototype right through to scalable solutions for your live site.  We offer website development from basic brochure sites right through to complex technical solutions for innovative businesses. 

Mobile Apps

As more and more businesses require a cross platform presence, we ensure your website is automatically multi-device compatible. In addition, our experience with mobile app development means that we can  work alongside you should you wish to build custom mobile apps for your business. 


We can help with ongoing software development and IT operations to ensure the continuous delivery of high quality solutions throughout it's lifecycle;  from refinements post launch to rolling out new features . We also offer on-going support, maintenance or help with fixing a specific technical issue. 

CTO Partner

As a start-up or developing business, you may have the capacity or resources for a Chief Technical Officer to help guide your technical strategy. This is where Mean Time Development can help. We have a extensive commercial experience, working in a CTO capacity, and can work closely alongside you to ensure not only the right software decisions are made and your technical vision is realised but also, help you build a development team to support your developing business. 

Problem Solving

Sometimes the technical needs of the business are complex, and a straightforward software solution isn't always obvious or available. At Mean Time Development we thrive on solving complex requirements through building fit for purpose technology, and can step in to help no matter where you are on in the project development cycle. 

Software Consultants

We have years of experience in software development and offer a flexible consulting service. Wherever stage your business is, from just starting up to fully established, we take a look at how you could improve your existing software and advise you as to what solutions are best suited to meet and develop your individual business needs.

Industries and Sectors

We have extensive software development experience across a broad range of industries and sectors. Including: 

Start-ups and SME's
Financial Services
What Do Our Clients Say About Us?
Stephen Findlay, CEO, BondMason

"James and his team have an exceptional ability to understand the balance of technological specification versus the commercial rationale of a project. This enables them to provide valuable input into the design phase, and be a trusted partner for startups and scale-ups looking to solve challenges and move ahead on their journey. They deliver technological solutions quickly, on time, and on budget. I have no hesitation in recommending them."

Steve Durante - CEO Outerlink Llc

"I've been a client of MTD for multiple projects and have found their ability to add value with technical solutions to be matched by their interest in understanding the project and the complex (and sometime non-technical) challenges of finding a solution quickly, while navigating an unfamiliar internal operating team."

Who We Are

Mean Time Development CEO and founder James Russell heads up our experienced team of developers.

"Our mission is to work alongside developing businesses to help them get off to a flying start. We pride ourselves, not only on our technical expertise, but also on our strong commercial background that allows us to understand the individual journey that all new businesses need to navigate in order to operate successfully." 

You can find out more about who we are and what we do by clicking on the button below.

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We'd love to hear about your project and chat through any questions you may have