• # Sheikh Aziz
  • # 24 February, 2024

How Much Does Ecommerce Website Development Cost in Dubai?

The professional ecommerce website development cost somewhere between AED 10,000 to AED 200,000 in Dubai, UAE.

If you are thinking to start your own ecommerce store in Dubai so taking first step that is learn about ecommerce development cost, this guide will be helpful for you.

The development of ecommerce website is different than making simple website. Usually ecommerce websites are built on ecommerce platforms like Shopify, Magento, BigCommerce, and OpenCart, and every platform has its own requirements.


Shopify is a widely popular platform for ecommerce like websites development. It is platform comes with hosting, security, and support. It has monthly charges. There are many paid shopify themes available but customization to themes require the help of professional shopify developers. If you need a shopify website development it may cost you somewhere from AED 10,000 to AED 60,000.


Another platform used to create e-commerce websites from scratch is Magento. It needs more technical knowledge, but it offers a lot of customizing choices. You will want the assistance of a Magento-specialized e-commerce developer if you need a website developed. There are two versions of Magento available: Commerce (premium) and Open Source (free). Although the Open Source version is free, you will still have to pay for security, hosting, and possibly the services of a developer for setup. The Commerce version may run into hundreds of dollars a year in addition to additional fees for customization and add-ons. Building a Magento e-commerce website will set you back anything from AED 20,000 to AED 200,000.


BigCommerce is similar to Shopify, but more organized with much more freedom. It’s a hosted platform, just like Shopify, If you want your ecommerce website to be built on BigCommerce, it has monthly subscription fee for support and hosting. The advantages of using BigCommerce for ecommerce website is you might not need to spend as much money on extra apps because it has more built-in functions However, you may wish to spend more money on a special theme or additional features. There are many premium BigCommerce theme which are built very professionally. It is a good platform for creating an SEO-friendly website. Its many options make administering an e-commerce website incredibly simple. To code your website, however, you will require the assistance of a qualified BigCommerce developer. Big Commerce website development cost for AED 30,000 to AED 130,000.


Opencart is the only free e-commerce platform mentioned above. Similar to WordPress, it’s an open-source platform designed specifically for e-commerce websites, which accounts for its large user base. You will need to purchase pricey extensions in order to improve the possibilities of the store. Depending on theme customization, the cost of building an OpenCart e-commerce website might range from AED 10,000 to AED 80,000.

Remember, the costs of ecommerce store development can vary based on your platform choice, specific needs, development companies and preferences. If you will work with the reliable ecommerce development company in Dubai, you will sure get the high quality ecommerce store or website.