Umar Farooq

MCITP, CCNA, Joomla, Wordpress, Aweber, Squarespace, Alfresco, Plesk.

NSW, Australia



What's the difference

I am a certified and well versed IT professional having enormous skills in Web
Development & designing as well as Network Administration. I have worked on
different projects using CMS like Joomla, Wordpress, Drupal, ASP, PHP, mysql
and also on dreamweaver, XSitePro, Aweber, Nanacast, Squarespace, OSCommerce,
Magento, FLASH, Flax, Swish, Flashden scripts etc. I am also having SEO
experience. Similarly I have vast experience in deployment & support of
different networks under Windows 2003 / 2008 n…


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Work History & Feedback

Telecommunications WebSite

367 hrs @ $10.00/hr
Earned $3,669
“You want to get it done Umar is the man!”


aweber programming

56 hrs @ $12.22/hr
Earned $686
“Umar is a fantastic pleasure to work with. He is super efficient, quick, on the ball, courteous, understanding and all this with great communication. The only reason why this contract is ended, is because oDesk apparently automatically ends contracts if no hours are logged in, but I WILL hire Umar again once I have more money coming in to fund the task I hired him for. Great person. A++++++”


SysAdmin - WinSvr2008 R2

422 hrs @ $12.00/hr
Earned $5,062
“I am continuing with Umar. I just want to change the funding source...connected to this account. This is purely administrative.”


Integrating Aweber & ejunkie project

18 hrs @ $16.67/hr
Earned $295
“Thanks for jumping in at the last minute and helping deliver this project, It was greatly appreciated, He added considerable value to the project, with his helpful suggestion Well done RowanCashflow Copywriting & Marketing”


Aweber Specialist - Online collaboration

8 hrs @ $11.11/hr
Earned $83
“Great developer, great person. Easy to work with, very diligent, smart and always accessible and available. Will definitely hire again.”


Joomla Content Entry

52 hrs @ $4.44/hr
Earned $232
“Excellent contractor”


Service Desk Technician

21 hrs @ $18.00/hr
Earned $378
Job in progress

magento on windows server 2008

6 hrs @ $13.33/hr
Earned $84
Job in progress

Telecommunications WebSite

26 hrs @ $13.33/hr
Earned $344
Job in progress

web support

48 hrs @ $14.44/hr
Earned $691
Job in progress

Joomla Expert Required to port existing site to new site

85 hrs @ $14.44/hr
Earned $1,227
Job in progress

Senior Network Engineer with Microsoft Gold Certifications

11 hrs @ $16.67/hr
Earned $183
Job in progress

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers