Hello, my name is Howie

I am an experienced web developer based in Manchester.

I specialise in developing Django and React.js web applications.

Clients & Work

Over the years I have been lucky enough to work with some amazing clients including:


  • Barclays Wealth
  • BBC
  • Coop
  • ESL Fuels
  • Equal Experts
  • Good Relations
  • JP74
  • Mediaburst
  • National Rail Enquiries
  • Planixs
  • Reserve Bank of Australia
  • Skybet
  • Thales Transport
  • University of Manchester
  • XChanging

Skills & Experience

Much of my current back-end development is in Python and Django and front-end development uses React.js and Redux. I have also worked extensively in Java and PHP.

I am no stranger to integrating 3rd party web services, JSON, and RESTful APIs.

Front-end Experience

HTML5
95%
HTML5 APIs
90%
Javascript
95%
React.js
90%
Redux
85%
CSS
95%
SaSS
80%
RWD
90%
SPA
85%

Back-end Experience

Django
95%
Python
85%
Node.js
70%
Java
80%
PHP
75%
MySQL
85%
PostgreSQL
75%
RESTful APIs
85%
Web Services
80%

I have over twenty years industry experience across a variety of disciplines. I am Scrum certified and practice Agile, Test Driven Development.


Get in touch

I live and work in Manchester. I am available for freelance and contract work. Please get in touch by email or telephone to discuss your requirements.