Howard Selfe

Howard Selfe

Analyst Programmer, Project Manager

Plettenberg Bay, South Africa



What's the difference

I have a BSc (Honours) degree, with majors in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics.

Up until recently I owned an IT solutions company specializing in online application development. My core skill-set includes, VB.Net, C#, PHP, SQL Server, mySQL, Java, Javascript, VBA (Excel and Access), VBscript, HTML and CSS. Additional skills include, amongst others, SVN, OO, MVC, Wordpress and Silverstripe.

I have excellent people skills, a proven track record in effective project management, …


Work History & Feedback

SilverStripe Developer For Existing SilverStripe Site

21 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $467
“Howard was an excellent addition to the team and we all found him a pleasure to work with.His work was to a very high standard and he completed everything in a timely manner and quite autonomously.He demonstrated particular proficiency with SilverStripe, jQuery, and PHP to make everything work well together.It should also be noted that he has can communicate effectively and comprehend tasks and requirements well.I have no hesitations in recommending him to anyone and would certainly look to utilise his services in the future.David de FerrantiDirectorMy Money Calculator”


Prepare data for a major project - Excel, Access, Google Sheet

25 hrs @ $50.00/hr
Earned $1,025
Job in progress

Excel, Access, Word Integration

3,465 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $78,036
Job in progress

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

Microsoft Access 2010 Test


Microsoft Excel 2010 Test


UK English Basic Skills Test


WordPress Test


oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers