Problem spotlight: Developers' top-voted productivity blocker

What's the biggest obstacle to developer productivity, according to 90,000 developers who responded to the 2019 Stack Overflow Developers Survey? Distraction. Whether from their work environment, meetings, or non-development work, developers have made clear how challenging it is to find the requisite solitude. That's what makes the Hourly Line Impact report a potent medicine for the weary dev team:

Map out which circumstances are most/least fertile to developer productivity

Even managers who realize that developers need unabridged work time find it difficult to keep tabs on all possible distractions that slow down their team. Using the Hourly Line Impact report, you can calculate exactly how much productivity is being lost to meetings and other events happening around the office.