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Comparing bookshelf vs. objection vs. orm vs. sequelize vs. sql-bricks

How are they different?

Here we compare between bookshelf, objection, orm, sequelize and sql-bricks. In this comparison we will focus on the latest versions of those packages. The current versions are bookshelf 0.13.3, objection 1.1.8, orm 4.0.2, sequelize 4.37.8 and sql-bricks 2.0.3.

bookshelf, A lightweight ORM for PostgreSQL, MySQL, and SQLite3. It was authored by Bookshelf on Apr, 2013.
objection, An SQL-friendly ORM for Node.js. It was authored by Sami Koskimäki on Jun, 2012.
orm, NodeJS Object-relational mapping. It was authored by Diogo Resende on Mar, 2011.
sequelize, Multi dialect ORM for Node.JS. It was authored by Sascha Depold on May, 2011.
sql-bricks, Transparent, Schemaless SQL Generation. It was authored by Peter Rust on Oct, 2013.

When comparing those packages you notice that sequelize is the more popular package today (14,399 Stars on Github).
orm has been out there for longer (since 5 years ago), it also sequelize has more versions, more frequent updates, more daily downloads, more weekly downloads, more monthly downloads, more stars on Github, more followers on Github and more forks.
sql-bricks has fewer dependencies and fewer open issues.

In our review bookshelf got 60,641 points, objection got 34,841 points, orm got 9,489 points, sequelize got 521,353 points and sql-bricks got 26,479 points. The points are a summary of how big the community is and how well the package is maintained.

Lets dive deeper and have a look at some more details on those packages.

Going into more detail

 

bookshelf
0.13.3
NPM

objection
1.1.8
NPM

orm
4.0.2
NPM

sequelize
4.37.8
NPM

sql-bricks
2.0.3
NPM

description A lightweight ORM for PostgreSQL, MySQL, and SQLite3 An SQL-friendly ORM for Node.js NodeJS Object-relational mapping Multi dialect ORM for Node.JS Transparent, Schemaless SQL Generation
keywords orm, mysql, postgresql, sqlite, datamapper, active record orm, knex, sql, query, query builder, postgresql, mysql, sqlite3 orm, odm, database, mysql, postgres, redshift, sqlite, mongodb mysql, sqlite, postgresql, postgres, mssql, orm, nodejs, object relational mapper sql, generation, generate, query, pg, postgres, sqlite, builder, select, insert, update, delete
author Bookshelf Sami Koskimäki Diogo Resende Sascha Depold Peter Rust
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licenses MIT MIT MIT MIT MIT
created 5 years ago (Apr, 2013) 6 years ago (Jun, 2012) 7 years ago (Mar, 2011) 7 years ago (May, 2011) 5 years ago (Oct, 2013)
modified 2 months ago 10 days ago 3 months ago 2 days ago 3 months ago
total versions 76 101 86 362 54
version average every 24 days every 21 days every a month every 7 days every a month
maintainers 7 2 2 7 1
dependencies 7 3 9 17 1
Daily Downloads 1,149 384 37 8,592 345
Weekly Downloads 19,814 10,821 1,926 203,447 9,068
Monthly Downloads 85,254 49,172 7,066 789,100 40,547
open issues 211 25 230 327 11
open pull requests 3 1 19 26 1
stargazers 4,906 2,701 2,848 14,399 101
subscribers 110 71 113 408 17
forks 436 175 383 2,466 11
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Overall points

60,641

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34,841

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9,489

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521,353

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26,479

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CLI Shortcuts
install npm i -S bookshelf npm i -S objection npm i -S orm npm i -S sequelize npm i -S sql-bricks
remove npm r -S bookshelf npm r -S objection npm r -S orm npm r -S sequelize npm r -S sql-bricks

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