Ishmael Obonyo

Ishmael Obonyo

Senior Web Developer in PHP/ MySQL, clean XHTML/CSS, Drupal & Joomla

Nairobi, Kenya



What's the difference

An experienced, talented and passionate web developer with in-depth knowledge and skills in: PHP; MySQL, PHP Content Management Systems( Joomla and Drupal); CodeIgniter Framework; Ajax/XML/JSON/jQuery; HTML/XHTML/HTML5; Search Engine Optimization; Social Media (Creation of Facebook Fanpages and Applications, Twitter Accounts, Youtube Video Management Account, Yahoo! Flicr, among others)

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Work History & Feedback

Create a dynamic website

Fixed Price $150
“Ishmael has done an extraordinary job for me. He is dedicated, focus and goes beyond his job scope to help me make sure that the website is done properly. He is also very understanding and a wonderful person to work with. I have already arranged for rehire for my other projects. He will be getting a fat bonus once the website has been completed successfully. Ishmael is definitely worth the hire and one of the best contractors I have come across on Odesk. I am extremely satisfied with his work.”


fix coding

Fixed Price $10
“great job!!”


Drupal fix fatal error

1 hrs @ $5.00/hr
Earned $5
“Ishmael is very knowledgeable contractor. He has positive attitude and always ready to collaborate. May give you a good advise and help solve the problem. Would definitely recommend.”


Jquery Carousel

Fixed Price $100
“Ishmael is very helpful and competent. He is very responsive and prompt in his communication. I would definitely hire him again.”


css/html help

31 hrs @ $5.56/hr
Earned $209
No feedback given


E-commerce specialist

9 hrs @ $5.56/hr
Earned $51
No feedback given

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

CSS 2.0 Test


Drupal 6.14 Test


English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)


PHP5 Test


U.S. English Basic Skills Test


XHTML 1.0 Test


oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers