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328 responses

What is the size of your company?

327 out of 328 answered

1
<10
23%/ 76 resp.
2
11-25
17%/ 57 resp.
3
26-50
13%/ 45 resp.
4
501+
12%/ 40 resp.
5
76-150
10%/ 35 resp.
6
51-75
10%/ 34 resp.
7
251-500
6%/ 22 resp.
8
151-250
5%/ 18 resp.

In which country is your HQ?

327 out of 328 answered

1
United Kingdom
61%/ 200 resp.
2
United States
20%/ 68 resp.
3
Canada
2%/ 7 resp.
4
France
1%/ 5 resp.
5
Germany
1%/ 5 resp.
6
Spain
1%/ 4 resp.
7
Australia
0%/ 3 resp.
8
Mexico
0%/ 3 resp.
9
Netherlands
0%/ 3 resp.
10
Switzerland
0%/ 3 resp.
11
Chile
0%/ 2 resp.
12
Denmark
0%/ 2 resp.
13
Finland
0%/ 2 resp.
14
India
0%/ 2 resp.
15
Iran
0%/ 2 resp.
16
Ireland
0%/ 2 resp.
17
Argentina
0%/ 1 resp.
18
Costa Rica
0%/ 1 resp.
19
Croatia
0%/ 1 resp.
20
Egypt
0%/ 1 resp.
21
Greece
0%/ 1 resp.
22
Hong Kong SAR China
0%/ 1 resp.
23
Kenya
0%/ 1 resp.
24
Lithuania
0%/ 1 resp.
25
Norway
0%/ 1 resp.
26
Sweden
0%/ 1 resp.
27
Tunisia
0%/ 1 resp.
28
Uganda
0%/ 1 resp.
29
Ukraine
0%/ 1 resp.
30
Zambia
0%/ 1 resp.
31
Afghanistan
0%/ 0 resp.
32
Albania
0%/ 0 resp.
33
Algeria
0%/ 0 resp.
34
American Samoa
0%/ 0 resp.
35
Andorra
0%/ 0 resp.
36
Angola
0%/ 0 resp.
37
Anguilla
0%/ 0 resp.
38
Antarctica
0%/ 0 resp.
39
Antigua & Barbuda
0%/ 0 resp.
40
Armenia
0%/ 0 resp.
41
Aruba
0%/ 0 resp.
42
Ascension Island
0%/ 0 resp.
43
Austria
0%/ 0 resp.
44
Azerbaijan
0%/ 0 resp.
45
Bahamas
0%/ 0 resp.
46
Bahrain
0%/ 0 resp.
47
Bangladesh
0%/ 0 resp.
48
Barbados
0%/ 0 resp.
49
Belarus
0%/ 0 resp.
50
Belgium
0%/ 0 resp.
51
Belize
0%/ 0 resp.
52
Benin
0%/ 0 resp.
53
Bermuda
0%/ 0 resp.
54
Bhutan
0%/ 0 resp.
55
Bolivia
0%/ 0 resp.
56
Bosnia & Herzegovina
0%/ 0 resp.
57
Botswana
0%/ 0 resp.
58
Brazil
0%/ 0 resp.
59
British Indian Ocean Territory
0%/ 0 resp.
60
British Virgin Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
61
Brunei
0%/ 0 resp.
62
Bulgaria
0%/ 0 resp.
63
Burkina Faso
0%/ 0 resp.
64
Burundi
0%/ 0 resp.
65
Cambodia
0%/ 0 resp.
66
Cameroon
0%/ 0 resp.
67
Canary Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
68
Cape Verde
0%/ 0 resp.
69
Caribbean Netherlands
0%/ 0 resp.
70
Cayman Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
71
Central African Republic
0%/ 0 resp.
72
Ceuta & Melilla
0%/ 0 resp.
73
Chad
0%/ 0 resp.
74
China
0%/ 0 resp.
75
Christmas Island
0%/ 0 resp.
76
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
77
Colombia
0%/ 0 resp.
78
Comoros
0%/ 0 resp.
79
Congo - Brazzaville
0%/ 0 resp.
80
Congo - Kinshasa
0%/ 0 resp.
81
Cook Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
82
Cuba
0%/ 0 resp.
83
Curaçao
0%/ 0 resp.
84
Cyprus
0%/ 0 resp.
85
Czechia
0%/ 0 resp.
86
Côte d’Ivoire
0%/ 0 resp.
87
Diego Garcia
0%/ 0 resp.
88
Djibouti
0%/ 0 resp.
89
Dominican Republic
0%/ 0 resp.
90
Dominica
0%/ 0 resp.
91
Ecuador
0%/ 0 resp.
92
El Salvador
0%/ 0 resp.
93
Equatorial Guinea
0%/ 0 resp.
94
Eritrea
0%/ 0 resp.
95
Estonia
0%/ 0 resp.
96
Ethiopia
0%/ 0 resp.
97
Eurozone
0%/ 0 resp.
98
Falkland Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
99
Faroe Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
100
Fiji
0%/ 0 resp.
101
French Guiana
0%/ 0 resp.
102
French Polynesia
0%/ 0 resp.
103
French Southern Territories
0%/ 0 resp.
104
Gabon
0%/ 0 resp.
105
Gambia
0%/ 0 resp.
106
Georgia
0%/ 0 resp.
107
Ghana
0%/ 0 resp.
108
Gibraltar
0%/ 0 resp.
109
Greenland
0%/ 0 resp.
110
Grenada
0%/ 0 resp.
111
Guadeloupe
0%/ 0 resp.
112
Guam
0%/ 0 resp.
113
Guatemala
0%/ 0 resp.
114
Guernsey
0%/ 0 resp.
115
Guinea
0%/ 0 resp.
116
Guinea-Bissau
0%/ 0 resp.
117
Guyana
0%/ 0 resp.
118
Haiti
0%/ 0 resp.
119
Honduras
0%/ 0 resp.
120
Hungary
0%/ 0 resp.
121
Iceland
0%/ 0 resp.
122
Indonesia
0%/ 0 resp.
123
Iraq
0%/ 0 resp.
124
Isle of Man
0%/ 0 resp.
125
Israel
0%/ 0 resp.
126
Italy
0%/ 0 resp.
127
Jamaica
0%/ 0 resp.
128
Japan
0%/ 0 resp.
129
Jersey
0%/ 0 resp.
130
Jordan
0%/ 0 resp.
131
Kazakhstan
0%/ 0 resp.
132
Kiribati
0%/ 0 resp.
133
Kosovo
0%/ 0 resp.
134
Kuwait
0%/ 0 resp.
135
Kyrgyzstan
0%/ 0 resp.
136
Laos
0%/ 0 resp.
137
Latvia
0%/ 0 resp.
138
Lebanon
0%/ 0 resp.
139
Lesotho
0%/ 0 resp.
140
Liberia
0%/ 0 resp.
141
Libya
0%/ 0 resp.
142
Liechtenstein
0%/ 0 resp.
143
Luxembourg
0%/ 0 resp.
144
Macau SAR China
0%/ 0 resp.
145
Macedonia
0%/ 0 resp.
146
Madagascar
0%/ 0 resp.
147
Malawi
0%/ 0 resp.
148
Malaysia
0%/ 0 resp.
149
Maldives
0%/ 0 resp.
150
Mali
0%/ 0 resp.
151
Malta
0%/ 0 resp.
152
Marshall Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
153
Martinique
0%/ 0 resp.
154
Mauritania
0%/ 0 resp.
155
Mauritius
0%/ 0 resp.
156
Mayotte
0%/ 0 resp.
157
Micronesia
0%/ 0 resp.
158
Moldova
0%/ 0 resp.
159
Monaco
0%/ 0 resp.
160
Mongolia
0%/ 0 resp.
161
Montenegro
0%/ 0 resp.
162
Montserrat
0%/ 0 resp.
163
Morocco
0%/ 0 resp.
164
Mozambique
0%/ 0 resp.
165
Myanmar (Burma)
0%/ 0 resp.
166
Namibia
0%/ 0 resp.
167
Nauru
0%/ 0 resp.
168
Nepal
0%/ 0 resp.
169
New Caledonia
0%/ 0 resp.
170
New Zealand
0%/ 0 resp.
171
Nicaragua
0%/ 0 resp.
172
Niger
0%/ 0 resp.
173
Nigeria
0%/ 0 resp.
174
Niue
0%/ 0 resp.
175
Norfolk Island
0%/ 0 resp.
176
North Korea
0%/ 0 resp.
177
Northern Mariana Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
178
Oman
0%/ 0 resp.
179
Pakistan
0%/ 0 resp.
180
Palau
0%/ 0 resp.
181
Palestinian Territories
0%/ 0 resp.
182
Panama
0%/ 0 resp.
183
Papua New Guinea
0%/ 0 resp.
184
Paraguay
0%/ 0 resp.
185
Peru
0%/ 0 resp.
186
Philippines
0%/ 0 resp.
187
Pitcairn Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
188
Poland
0%/ 0 resp.
189
Portugal
0%/ 0 resp.
190
Puerto Rico
0%/ 0 resp.
191
Qatar
0%/ 0 resp.
192
Romania
0%/ 0 resp.
193
Russia
0%/ 0 resp.
194
Rwanda
0%/ 0 resp.
195
Réunion
0%/ 0 resp.
196
Samoa
0%/ 0 resp.
197
San Marino
0%/ 0 resp.
198
Saudi Arabia
0%/ 0 resp.
199
Senegal
0%/ 0 resp.
200
Serbia
0%/ 0 resp.
201
Seychelles
0%/ 0 resp.
202
Sierra Leone
0%/ 0 resp.
203
Singapore
0%/ 0 resp.
204
Sint Maarten
0%/ 0 resp.
205
Slovakia
0%/ 0 resp.
206
Slovenia
0%/ 0 resp.
207
Solomon Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
208
Somalia
0%/ 0 resp.
209
South Africa
0%/ 0 resp.
210
South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
211
South Korea
0%/ 0 resp.
212
South Sudan
0%/ 0 resp.
213
Sri Lanka
0%/ 0 resp.
214
St. Barthélemy
0%/ 0 resp.
215
St. Helena
0%/ 0 resp.
216
St. Kitts & Nevis
0%/ 0 resp.
217
St. Lucia
0%/ 0 resp.
218
St. Martin
0%/ 0 resp.
219
St. Pierre & Miquelon
0%/ 0 resp.
220
St. Vincent & Grenadines
0%/ 0 resp.
221
Sudan
0%/ 0 resp.
222
Suriname
0%/ 0 resp.
223
Svalbard & Jan Mayen
0%/ 0 resp.
224
Swaziland
0%/ 0 resp.
225
Syria
0%/ 0 resp.
226
São Tomé & Príncipe
0%/ 0 resp.
227
Taiwan
0%/ 0 resp.
228
Tajikistan
0%/ 0 resp.
229
Tanzania
0%/ 0 resp.
230
Thailand
0%/ 0 resp.
231
Timor-Leste
0%/ 0 resp.
232
Togo
0%/ 0 resp.
233
Tokelau
0%/ 0 resp.
234
Tonga
0%/ 0 resp.
235
Trinidad & Tobago
0%/ 0 resp.
236
Tristan da Cunha
0%/ 0 resp.
237
Turkey
0%/ 0 resp.
238
Turkmenistan
0%/ 0 resp.
239
Turks & Caicos Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
240
Tuvalu
0%/ 0 resp.
241
U.S. Outlying Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
242
U.S. Virgin Islands
0%/ 0 resp.
243
United Arab Emirates
0%/ 0 resp.
244
United Nations
0%/ 0 resp.
245
Uruguay
0%/ 0 resp.
246
Uzbekistan
0%/ 0 resp.
247
Vanuatu
0%/ 0 resp.
248
Vatican City
0%/ 0 resp.
249
Venezuela
0%/ 0 resp.
250
Vietnam
0%/ 0 resp.
251
Wallis & Futuna
0%/ 0 resp.
252
Western Sahara
0%/ 0 resp.
253
Yemen
0%/ 0 resp.
254
Zimbabwe
0%/ 0 resp.
255
Åland Islands
0%/ 0 resp.

What's your role in the company?

327 out of 328 answered

1
Other
62%/ 203 resp.
2
Founder/CEO
37%/ 124 resp.

What was your last funding round?

124 out of 328 answered

1
Seed
34%/ 43 resp.
2
Pre-seed
27%/ 34 resp.
3
Series A
12%/ 16 resp.
4
Series B
7%/ 9 resp.
5
Series C+
5%/ 7 resp.
6
Other
12%/ 15 resp.

How much capital have you raised to date (in GBP)?

124 out of 328 answered

1
<£1M
41%/ 52 resp.
2
£1-5M
21%/ 27 resp.
3
N/A
9%/ 12 resp.
4
£5-10M
8%/ 11 resp.
5
£25-50M
7%/ 9 resp.
6
£10-25M
5%/ 7 resp.
7
£50-100M
3%/ 4 resp.
8
£100-200M
0%/ 1 resp.
9
£200M+
0%/ 1 resp.

Which of the below best described your office setup?

124 out of 328 answered

1
We lease our office on a short-term basis (eg. from accelerator, investor, co-working space)
45%/ 56 resp.
2
We lease our office on a long-term contract
41%/ 51 resp.
3
We don't have an office - we're a fully remote team
10%/ 13 resp.
4
We own our office space
1%/ 2 resp.
5
Other
1%/ 2 resp.

Did you offer any remote work options to employees?

124 out of 328 answered

1
Yes, we offered remote work but with some limitations
52%/ 65 resp.
2
Yes, we offered remote work to all with no limitations
31%/ 39 resp.
3
No, we did not offer remote work
16%/ 20 resp.
4
Other
0%/ 0 resp.

Have you closed your office during COVID-19?

124 out of 328 answered

1
Yes
84%/ 105 resp.
2
N/A
8%/ 10 resp.
3
No
5%/ 7 resp.
4
Other
1%/ 2 resp.

Have you renegotiated your lease as a result of COVID-19?

116 out of 328 answered

1
Yes, and we were successful (short-term lease)
16%/ 19 resp.
2
Yes, but we weren’t successful
16%/ 19 resp.
3
Yes, and we were successful (long-term lease)
14%/ 17 resp.
4
Yes, and we’re still in negotiation
14%/ 17 resp.
5
No, but we cancelled our direct debit (co-working spaces)
11%/ 13 resp.
6
No, we just haven’t tried
10%/ 12 resp.
7
N/A
8%/ 10 resp.
8
No, we weren’t paying workspace rent (eg. remote team)
3%/ 4 resp.
9
Other
4%/ 5 resp.

When do you plan to re-open your office?

114 out of 328 answered

1
1-3 months - as soon as government advises that it is safe to do so
36%/ 41 resp.
2
3-6 months - even if the government advises that it is safe to do so before then
27%/ 31 resp.
3
It's already open - employees have been visiting if they feel comfortable
16%/ 19 resp.
4
We have closed the office permanently
10%/ 12 resp.
5
6-12 months - even if the government advises that it is safe to do so before then
9%/ 11 resp.

Do you feel you have a need to return to the office?

116 out of 328 answered

1
Yes
46%/ 54 resp.
2
No
53%/ 62 resp.

Is this need business critical?

54 out of 328 answered

1
Yes
33%/ 18 resp.
2
No
66%/ 36 resp.

In no more than a few words could you explain why?

44 out of 328 answered

Have you or your landlord performed a workplace risk assessment?

116 out of 328 answered

1
No
41%/ 48 resp.
2
No, but we/they plan to
33%/ 39 resp.
3
Yes
25%/ 29 resp.

Have you or your landlord introduced any measures to improve the safety of your workplace?

116 out of 328 answered

1
Yes
40%/ 47 resp.
2
No, but we plan to
34%/ 40 resp.
3
No
25%/ 29 resp.

Could you list any of these?

16 out of 328 answered

Are you going to permanently change how and where your team works together?

116 out of 328 answered

1
Yes, we will adopt a more flexible working arrangement (eg. remote work days)
48%/ 56 resp.
2
Yes, we will adopt a remote-first setup (eg. rented space for key meetings/workshops)
33%/ 39 resp.
3
No, we will return to how we worked before
13%/ 16 resp.
4
Yes, we will adopt a fully remote configuration
4%/ 5 resp.

How would you describe your role?

203 out of 328 answered

1
Management below C-Suite
48%/ 98 resp.
2
Junior Team Member
21%/ 44 resp.
3
C-Suite / SVP
16%/ 34 resp.
4
Board
5%/ 11 resp.
5
Other
7%/ 16 resp.

What is your primary job function?

203 out of 328 answered

1
HR
16%/ 34 resp.
2
Sales/Business Development/Customer Service
15%/ 32 resp.
3
Marketing
13%/ 28 resp.
4
Product Development/Engineering
13%/ 28 resp.
5
Operations
8%/ 18 resp.
6
Research and Development
6%/ 13 resp.
7
Finance
5%/ 12 resp.
8
Logistics/Distribution
1%/ 3 resp.
9
Events
1%/ 2 resp.
10
Other
10%/ 22 resp.

How long have you worked at this company?

327 out of 328 answered

1
1-3 yrs
37%/ 122 resp.
2
3-6 yrs
19%/ 62 resp.
3
6months - 1 yr
15%/ 51 resp.
4
< 6 months
11%/ 39 resp.
5
6-10 yrs
10%/ 35 resp.
6
10+ yrs
5%/ 18 resp.

Did your company have an office?

326 out of 328 answered

1
Yes
94%/ 307 resp.
2
No
5%/ 19 resp.

How would you describe your office?

307 out of 328 answered

1
Private office
62%/ 191 resp.
2
Co-working space
36%/ 112 resp.
3
Other
1%/ 4 resp.

Is your office open plan?

231 out of 328 answered

1
Yes
91%/ 212 resp.
2
No
8%/ 19 resp.

How many days per week did you spend in the office?

299 out of 328 answered

1
5
66%/ 199 resp.
2
4
15%/ 47 resp.
3
3
8%/ 26 resp.
4
2
3%/ 9 resp.
5
6
2%/ 6 resp.
6
7
2%/ 6 resp.
7
0
1%/ 3 resp.
8
1
1%/ 3 resp.

What was your primary mode of transport to get to work?

299 out of 328 answered

1
Public Transportation (Bus/Tube/Train)
53%/ 161 resp.
2
Driving
19%/ 59 resp.
3
Walking
12%/ 38 resp.
4
Cycling
8%/ 26 resp.
5
Taxis
3%/ 10 resp.
6
Carpool
0%/ 2 resp.
7
N/A: I worked from home
0%/ 2 resp.
8
Other
0%/ 1 resp.

How long did your one-way commute take?

299 out of 328 answered

1
30-60 mins
36%/ 108 resp.
2
16-30 mins
32%/ 97 resp.
3
<15 mins
18%/ 54 resp.
4
1-2 hrs
11%/ 33 resp.
5
2 hrs+
2%/ 7 resp.

How many days did you spend working from home?

299 out of 328 answered

1
0
58%/ 175 resp.
2
1
27%/ 82 resp.
3
2
9%/ 29 resp.
4
3
2%/ 7 resp.
5
4
1%/ 3 resp.
6
5
1%/ 3 resp.

What percentage of your work is doable remotely?

310 out of 328 answered

1
100%: I can do all of my work remotely
68%/ 213 resp.
2
75%
24%/ 75 resp.
3
50%
5%/ 18 resp.
4
25%
1%/ 3 resp.
5
0%: None of my work is doable remotely
0%/ 1 resp.

While remote working during COVID-19 have you worked...

307 out of 328 answered

1
More hours than normal
55%/ 170 resp.
2
The same hours as normal
30%/ 95 resp.
3
Fewer hours than normal
13%/ 42 resp.

And in terms of productivity, how has COVID-19 affected your output?

309 out of 328 answered

1
I have been slightly more productive than before.
31%/ 98 resp.
2
I have been slightly less productive than before.
25%/ 78 resp.
3
I have been considerably more productive than before.
22%/ 70 resp.
4
No change
15%/ 49 resp.
5
I have been considerably less productive than before.
4%/ 14 resp.

When do you expect to have to return to the office?

310 out of 328 answered

1
3-6 months
38%/ 118 resp.
2
1-3 months
33%/ 103 resp.
3
6-12 months
11%/ 37 resp.
4
I'm already back in the office
6%/ 21 resp.
5
Never
6%/ 19 resp.
6
N/A
1%/ 5 resp.
7
Other
2%/ 7 resp.

Given the choice, when would you feel comfortable returning to the office?

289 out of 328 answered

1
1-3 months
33%/ 96 resp.
2
3-6 months
32%/ 95 resp.
3
6-12 months
19%/ 57 resp.
4
Never
8%/ 25 resp.
5
N/A
1%/ 4 resp.
6
Other
4%/ 12 resp.

Given the choice, how and where would you like to work?

327 out of 328 answered

1
Hybrid of office and remote
81%/ 265 resp.
2
Remote full time
11%/ 36 resp.
3
Office full time
8%/ 26 resp.

Given the choice, how many days would you choose to work remotely?

327 out of 328 answered

1
3
31%/ 104 resp.
2
2
30%/ 98 resp.
3
1
11%/ 39 resp.
4
5
11%/ 38 resp.
5
4
9%/ 32 resp.
6
0
4%/ 16 resp.

Would you opt to have set days when the whole team is in the office together?

327 out of 328 answered

1
Yes
83%/ 274 resp.
2
No
16%/ 53 resp.

I feel the work I perform remotely is trusted and respected equally to the work I perform in the workplace.

327 out of 328 answered

4.3
Average rating
0%
2 resp.
0
2%
8 resp.
1
2%
9 resp.
2
10%
34 resp.
3
25%
84 resp.
4
58%
190 resp.
5
Strongly disagreeNeutralStrongly agree

I can effectively carry out individual focus work

249 out of 328 answered

4.5
Average rating
0%
1 resp.
0
1%
3 resp.
1
0%
2 resp.
2
8%
21 resp.
3
21%
53 resp.
4
67%
169 resp.
5
Strongly disagreeNeutralStrongly agree

I can effectively carry out small group collaboration

249 out of 328 answered

3.8
Average rating
0%
1 resp.
0
2%
5 resp.
1
10%
27 resp.
2
22%
55 resp.
3
35%
89 resp.
4
28%
72 resp.
5
Strongly disagreeNeutralStrongly agree

I can effectively carry out large group collaboration

249 out of 328 answered

2.9
Average rating
6%
15 resp.
0
12%
30 resp.
1
17%
44 resp.
2
30%
77 resp.
3
19%
48 resp.
4
14%
35 resp.
5
Strongly disagreeNeutralStrongly agree

I am able to have informal interactions with colleagues

249 out of 328 answered

3.2
Average rating
5%
14 resp.
0
10%
25 resp.
1
15%
38 resp.
2
23%
59 resp.
3
23%
58 resp.
4
22%
55 resp.
5
Strongly disagreeNeutralStrongly agree

I can effectively carry out client/customer interactions

249 out of 328 answered

3.8
Average rating
1%
3 resp.
0
3%
9 resp.
1
6%
15 resp.
2
26%
65 resp.
3
31%
79 resp.
4
31%
78 resp.
5
Strongly disagreeNeutralStrongly agree

I can effectively train/onboard others

249 out of 328 answered

3.1
Average rating
3%
9 resp.
0
6%
17 resp.
1
19%
48 resp.
2
31%
79 resp.
3
24%
60 resp.
4
14%
36 resp.
5
Strongly disagreeNeutralStrongly agree

I am able to learn from colleagues

249 out of 328 answered

3.2
Average rating
0%
2 resp.
0
7%
18 resp.
1
23%
59 resp.
2
23%
58 resp.
3
26%
66 resp.
4
18%
46 resp.
5
Strongly disagreeNeutralStrongly agree

I am able to mentor colleagues

249 out of 328 answered

3.3
Average rating
1%
4 resp.
0
7%
18 resp.
1
16%
41 resp.
2
31%
78 resp.
3
25%
63 resp.
4
18%
45 resp.
5
Strongly disagreeNeutralStrongly agree

Working remotely does not hinder new career and advancement opportunities.

327 out of 328 answered

3.2
Average rating
5%
17 resp.
0
9%
32 resp.
1
13%
44 resp.
2
27%
89 resp.
3
22%
75 resp.
4
21%
70 resp.
5
Strongly disagreeNeutralStrongly agree

I am able to conduct video calls with sufficient internet connection

327 out of 328 answered

4.1
Average rating
0%
2 resp.
0
1%
4 resp.
1
4%
16 resp.
2
14%
47 resp.
3
38%
127 resp.
4
40%
131 resp.
5
NeverSometimesAlways

I have an ergonomic setup which impacts positively on my physical health and comfort

327 out of 328 answered

2.9
Average rating
6%
21 resp.
0
6%
21 resp.
1
26%
85 resp.
2
24%
81 resp.
3
20%
67 resp.
4
15%
52 resp.
5
No, it's terribleIt's ok, but not idealYes, it's perfect

What remote productivity tools or processes have become your secret weapon during COVID-19?

196 out of 328 answered

How has your mental health been affected by working remotely during COVID-19?

327 out of 328 answered

5.5
Average rating
1%
4 resp.
0
0%
2 resp.
1
5%
19 resp.
2
13%
44 resp.
3
13%
44 resp.
4
22%
72 resp.
5
7%
24 resp.
6
13%
44 resp.
7
11%
38 resp.
8
3%
12 resp.
9
7%
24 resp.
10
Negative ImpactNo changePositive Impact

If you were to continue to work remotely long-term, how would this affect your mental health?

327 out of 328 answered

5.7
Average rating
2%
8 resp.
0
1%
5 resp.
1
6%
20 resp.
2
11%
39 resp.
3
12%
42 resp.
4
19%
63 resp.
5
5%
18 resp.
6
11%
37 resp.
7
13%
43 resp.
8
4%
14 resp.
9
11%
38 resp.
10
Negative ImpactNeutralPositive Impact

In one word, what is the greatest benefit of working remotely?

306 out of 328 answered

In one word, what is the greatest constraint of working remotely?

305 out of 328 answered

What do you miss most about working in an office?

245 out of 328 answered

1
Social Interactions
73%/ 180 resp.
2
F2F Collaboration
51%/ 126 resp.
3
Work/Life Separation
40%/ 99 resp.
4
Change of Scene/Office Location
35%/ 87 resp.
5
Work Focused Environment
11%/ 28 resp.
6
Ergonomic Workstation Setup
10%/ 26 resp.
7
Office Talks/Events
9%/ 24 resp.
8
Facilities (eg. Meeting Rooms, Gym, Showers)
4%/ 11 resp.
9
Free/Subsidised Drinks & Food
4%/ 11 resp.
10
Other
0%/ 2 resp.

In one word, what do you not miss about working in an office?

305 out of 328 answered

What is your gender?

327 out of 328 answered

1
Male
55%/ 181 resp.
2
Female
43%/ 143 resp.
3
I prefer not to say
0%/ 3 resp.
4
Non-binary
0%/ 0 resp.
5
Other
0%/ 0 resp.

What is your age?

327 out of 328 answered

1
31-40
39%/ 128 resp.
2
41-50
20%/ 66 resp.
3
26-30
19%/ 65 resp.
4
21-25
12%/ 40 resp.
5
51-60
7%/ 24 resp.
6
61+
1%/ 4 resp.
7
15-20
0%/ 0 resp.

How many people have you been living with during lockdown?

327 out of 328 answered

Who have you been living with during lockdown?

302 out of 328 answered

1
Partner/Spouse
73%/ 222 resp.
2
Kids aged 4-18
26%/ 81 resp.
3
Parents
18%/ 55 resp.
4
Kids under 4
16%/ 50 resp.
5
Siblings
11%/ 34 resp.
6
Friends
7%/ 24 resp.
7
Kids 18+
6%/ 18 resp.
8
Flatshare
4%/ 13 resp.
9
Elderly relatives
1%/ 5 resp.
10
Other
0%/ 2 resp.

Have you had caring responsibilities during COVID-19?

228 out of 328 answered

1
Yes
31%/ 72 resp.
2
No
68%/ 156 resp.

Do you share these with a partner?

72 out of 328 answered

1
Yes
87%/ 63 resp.
2
No
12%/ 9 resp.

What % share of this care have you carried out?

63 out of 328 answered

How would you describe your remote work location?

327 out of 328 answered

1
City
64%/ 212 resp.
2
Town
19%/ 62 resp.
3
Village
8%/ 29 resp.
4
Rural
7%/ 24 resp.
5
Other
0%/ 0 resp.

Does your property have access to outdoor space?

327 out of 328 answered

1
Yes
82%/ 270 resp.
2
No
17%/ 57 resp.