This pattern holds true for envelopes and unique senders within DocuSign’s web application, API, customer services, business services, financial services, and within almost all industries.

Firms in India and the Philippines are most likely to send after the sun has set, but it is also common in Indonesia, Japan, and Taiwan. It appears that Australians and New Zealanders clock out on a schedule similar to Europeans.

In the majority of instances, staying up late is an attempt to synchronise with the western hemisphere.

A secondary insight from this chart is that Americans and Canadians are less likely to break for lunch en masse. 

Though it is sometimes difficult to pinpoint which direction the winds of change are blowing, it is obvious that the overall pace of activity is increasing.

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