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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 0.10.3, objection 0.7.12, orm 3.2.3, sequelize 3.30.4 and sql-bricks 2.0.2.

bookshelf, A lightweight ORM for PostgreSQL, MySQL, and SQLite3. It was authored by Tim Griesser 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/io.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 (9,552 Stars on Github).
orm has been out there for longer (since 4 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 less dependencies, less open issues and less open pull requests.

In our review bookshelf got 55,461 points, objection got 9,360 points, orm got 7,854 points, sequelize got 243,958 points and sql-bricks got 4,364 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
0.10.3
NPM

objection
0.7.12
NPM

orm
3.2.3
NPM

sequelize
3.30.4
NPM

sql-bricks
2.0.2
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/io.js Transparent, Schemaless SQL Generation
keywords orm, mysql, postgresql, sqlite, datamapper, active record orm, knex, sql, query, 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 Tim Griesser Sami Koskimäki Diogo Resende Sascha Depold Peter Rust
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licenses MIT MIT MIT MIT MIT
created 4 years ago (Apr, 2013) 5 years ago (Jun, 2012) 6 years ago (Mar, 2011) 6 years ago (May, 2011) 4 years ago (Oct, 2013)
modified a month ago a month ago 2 days ago 2 days ago 2 months ago
total versions 68 60 82 189 52
version average every 22 days every a month every a month every 12 days every 25 days
maintainers 4 2 2 4 1
dependencies 7 4 7 16 1
Daily Downloads 2,885 394 222 15,617 199
Weekly Downloads 18,527 2,377 1,247 88,165 1,225
Monthly Downloads 77,036 10,592 5,292 356,102 4,391
open issues 478 34 218 901 9
open pull requests 30 1 20 30 0
stargazers 4,047 1,076 2,411 9,552 70
subscribers 101 45 108 311 16
forks 349 57 344 1,808 10
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Overall points

55,461

Points

9,360

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7,854

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243,958

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4,364

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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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