CSS 2 HTML 4 Score!

Update: New test results here (by a different source).

Just last week I was provided the opportunity to take an online test of my CSS and HTML skills by SHL Previsor (currently transitioning into just SHL) thanks to Tek Systems. My overall score in CSS 2.0 was Proficient. My score in HTML 4.0 was Advanced (details below).


Job Title: Front End Started: 4/6/11 12:53 PM
Candidate: Joe Rhoney Completed: 4/7/11 3:02 AM


Test: CSS2

Score: 3.36

Proficiency Level: Proficient (2.51 – 3.50)

The candidate has mastered the basic concepts of CSS2, including:

  • Generated Content
  • Text

The candidate demonstrates a clear understanding of intermediate CSS2 concepts, such as:

  • Syntax
  • Selectors
  • Layout
  • Markup

The candidate may have some knowledge of more advanced CSS2 concepts such as:

  • Values
  • Media Types

At the Proficient level, the candidate will be capable of working on most projects involving CSS2 with minimal assistance. However, the candidate will probably require more assistance with advanced concepts.

Percentile Comparisons

The percentile score indicates how well the candidate scored relative to other candidates in the comparison population indicated by the score.

CSS 2 Percentile Comparison Graph

Time Summary:
Time Taken (mm:ss): 43:52
Started on:  4/6/11 1:15 PM
Completed on: 4/7/11 2:09 AM


Test: HTML 4.0

Score: 3.56

Proficiency Level: Advanced (3.51 – 4.50)

The candidate has mastered the basic concepts of HTML 4.0 (Forms, Components, Links, Tables) and intermediate HTML 4.0 concepts (Style Sheets, Lists, Advanced HTML, Text). The candidate is likely proficient with more advanced HTML 4.0 concepts such as:

  • Document Information
  • Images
  • Page Structure
  • Browsers

At the Advanced level, the candidate will be capable of working on projects involving HTML 4.0 and will be capable of mentoring others on most projects in this area.

Percentile Comparisons

The percentile score indicates how well the candidate scored relative to other candidates in the comparison population indicated by the score.

HTML 4 Percentile Comparison Graph

Time Summary:
Time Taken (mm:ss): 51:35
Started on: 4/7/11 2:09 AM
Completed on: 4/7/11 3:02 AM