Category hour rate report (ProjHourRateCateg)


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Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Use this report to view actual hours by project category, and the rate per hour, value-added rate per hour, cost per hour, and gross margin per hour.

How to filter the data on this report

When you generate this report, the following default parameters are displayed. You can use these parameters to filter the data that will be displayed on the report. For more information, see Filter the data on a report.



Include project types

Select the types of projects that you want to include on the report. You must select at least one project type.

Include transaction types

Select the transaction types that you want to include on the report. You must select at least one transaction type.

(Project date)

From date / To date

Specify a starting date and an ending date for transactions in projects to include on the report.

(Ledger date)

From date / To date

Specify a starting date and an ending date for transactions posted to the general ledger to include on the report.

Actual vs. budget

Select Actual to display actual transaction values on the report.

Select Budget to display the budgeted values on the report.

Forecast model

Select the forecast model that you want the report to use.


If you are using project budget control, select the budget forecast model that is used by this project.

Skip blank ID

Select whether to exclude transactions that are not assigned to a project category.

Skip zero

Select whether to exclude rows where the amounts are equal to zero.


Click Select. In the Category hour rate form, in the Criteria field, select a project category to include on the report. To add more than one category, click Add.

How to work with reports

The following topics explain how to print a report and how to filter and sort the data on a report.

Details of this report

The following table explains where to find the report in the Application Object Tree (AOT) and how to navigate to the report in the Microsoft Dynamics AX client.



Name of report in the AOT


Location of report in the AOT

SSRS Reports\Reports\ProjHourRateCateg

Menu item of the report


Navigation to the report

Click Project management and accounting > Reports > Project statements > Hour rate > Category hour rate.

Where the data in this report comes from

The data on this report comes from the following sources:

  • ProjListProjHourRateCategoryDP.processReport

  • ProjCategory table

  • ProjListProjProfitLossTmp table


To determine where the data in the temp tables comes from, view the cross-references for the ProjListProjHourRateCategoryDP.processReport class.

If you are a developer, you can learn more about where the data on a report comes from by using the following procedure.

  1. Open the AOT.

  2. Locate the report in the SSRS Reports\Reports node.

  3. Right-click the report and click Add-Ins > Cross-reference > Using (instant view).