Work from home & remote work

Statistics report on work from home & remote work

Work from home & remote work

This report provides an overview for the remote work market. It focuses on both the employer and employee perspectives, highlighting perceived challenges as well as advantages of remote work setups. Additionally, the report also contains a chapter focusing on the necessary technology resources for remote work, as well as on cyber security training provided for employees in home office, and shadow IT.

Table of contents


  • Premium Statistic IT services global spending forecast 2008-2024
  • Premium Statistic Share of employees working primarily remotely worldwide 2015-2023
  • Premium Statistic Percentage of employees working primarily remotely worldwide 2023, by industry
  • Premium Statistic Return-to-office mandates in select tech companies worldwide 2024, by number of days

Segment: Employer perspective

  • Premium Statistic Concerns of organization leadership with hybrid work globally 2023
  • Premium Statistic Leading reasons driving return-to-office mandates among organizations globally 2023
  • Premium Statistic Main reasons for adopting remote work policies globally in 2023
  • Premium Statistic Trust in remote employee productivity from leadership in 2023
  • Premium Statistic Unwillingness to return to the workplace in 2023
  • Premium Statistic Days required to work from the office in tech companies globally 2023, by size
  • Premium Statistic Remote work policy satisfaction according to tech leaders globally 2023
  • Premium Statistic Remote work policy satisfaction according to tech leaders globally 2023, by policy

Segment: Employee perspective

  • Basic Statistic Benefits to working remotely worldwide 2022
  • Premium Statistic Struggles with working remotely worldwide 2020-2023
  • Basic Statistic Remote worker productivity worldwide compared to previous year in 2022
  • Basic Statistic Preferred work structure for remote workers globally 2022
  • Basic Statistic Remote workers in companies planning permanent remote work worldwide 2022
  • Premium Statistic Work-life boundaries among remote workers worldwide 2022
  • Premium Statistic Surveillance activities presumed by employees in the U.S. 2023


  • Premium Statistic Global unified communications & collaboration market share 2020-2023, by vendor
  • Premium Statistic Microsoft's productivity and business processes revenue worldwide FY 2015-2024
  • Premium Statistic Office productivity software market share worldwide 2024
  • Premium Statistic Global revenue of Zoom worldwide 2019-2023
  • Premium Statistic Popular employee surveillance companies worldwide 2023

Special focus: Keeping remote work secure

  • Premium Statistic Total spending on global information security market 2017-2024, by segment
  • Premium Statistic Global IT security spending: infrastructure protection 2017-2024
  • Premium Statistic Concern level about cybersecurity risks of remote work worldwide 2021-2023
  • Premium Statistic Concerns about VPNs' threats to a secure IT environment worldwide 2023
  • Premium Statistic IAM process management in organizations worldwide 2023, by company size
  • Premium Statistic Companies' network security deployment status worldwide 2023, by technology

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