Don Beer
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Don Beer

IT Consultant, DBA, Developer and System Administrator


Harrowsmith, Canada


Over the past 19 years, I have developed Oracle database information systems using SQL, PL/SQL, Powerbuilder, VB and Unix scripts; developed websites using HTML, DHTML, XHTML, CSS, PHP, CodeIgniter, Ajax, Javascript, Java and MySQL; and worked as an Oracle DBA. My primary skills lie in Oracle and MySQL database design, application programming, and website development, and I am seeking opportunities to develop database applications and build websites. In addition, I have experience in Object-Oriented Design and Development, Systems Analysis and Design, data transformation (ETL) for application conversion projects, Quality Assurance, Business Continuity Planning, Server and Database Security and ... moredigital graphics using Photoshop and other graphics tools. I have also shared my knowledge in database management and design, network administration and design, quality assurance and website development as a college professor. I view the transfer of knowledge to buyers as an important part of projects in order to promote my clients continued success. less

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Work History and Feedback

  • Oct 2013 - Sep 2014

    Need Advice on Development Tools for Large Web Project
    I needed some consulting on PHP frameworks and related technologies for an upcoming, very complex project. Don was extremely knowledgable, helpful and an excellent communicator.
    3 hours
    $83.33 / hr
    $222.21 earned

  • Jul 2009 - Sep 2014

    Relational Database

    No feedback given

    32 hours
    $33.33 / hr
    $1,066.57 earned

  • Mar 2013 - Jun 2014

    Amazon RDS - Database Tuning
    Good working with Don.
    8 hours
    $83.33 / hr
    $666.64 earned

  • Jun 2012 - Aug 2012

    Optimize MySQL based data warehouse
    5 hours
    $75.00 / hr
    $387.75 earned

  • Sep 2010 - Sep 2011

    E-Commerce Website Development Consultant

    No feedback given

    220 hours
    $72.22 / hr
    $15,876.85 earned

  • Mar 2011 - May 2011

    Troubleshooting Consultant - LAMP

    No feedback given

    6 hours
    $72.22 / hr
    $397.21 earned

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Name Score (out of 5) Time to Complete
SQL Test 3.90 Top 10% 37 mins
Networking Concepts Test 4.60 Top 10% 25 mins
HTML 4.01 Test 4.40 Top 10% 39 mins
JavaScript 1.3 Test 4.10 Top 20% 40 mins
MySQL 5.0 Test 3.90 Top 20% 38 mins
MySQL Test 3.55 Top 30% 40 mins
PHP5 Test 3.90 Top 30% 36 mins
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6,884 hours worked
55 jobs


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