The death of the 9-to-5: Only six per cent of Brits work the ‘traditional’ office hours with an 8am start the most popular option

  • Traditional workplace hours of 9am to 5pm are now no longer the norm
  • Almost half of people work flexible hours, a YouGov survey found
  • And most said they wanted to start work at 8am and finish by 4pm

Traditional workplace hours of 9am to 5pm are now no longer the norm for the majority workers after research showed only six per cent of Brits work such times. Almost half of people work flexibly with job sharing or compressed hours arrangements, allowing them to take on other commitments, a YouGov survey found. More than 4,000 adults were surveyed and 37 per cent of full-time workers said they wanted to start work at 8am and finish by 4pm. Read the article from the Mail