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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 1.2.6, orm 5.0.2, sequelize 4.38.1 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 (15,910 Stars on Github).
orm has been out there for longer (since 5 years ago), it also sequelize has more versions, more frequent updates, 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 62,828 points, objection got 38,563 points, orm got 8,974 points, sequelize got 532,757 points and sql-bricks got 14,593 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
1.2.6
NPM

orm
5.0.2
NPM

sequelize
4.38.1
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) 8 years ago (Mar, 2011) 7 years ago (May, 2011) 5 years ago (Oct, 2013)
modified 6 months ago 22 days ago 3 months ago 7 days ago 7 months ago
total versions 76 109 89 372 54
version average every a month every 21 days every a month every 7 days every a month
maintainers 7 2 2 7 1
dependencies 7 3 8 17 1
Daily Downloads 0 0 0 0 0
Weekly Downloads 15,522 9,868 1,283 171,705 5,766
Monthly Downloads 94,547 57,114 6,569 848,763 20,404
open issues 212 32 232 353 13
open pull requests 7 1 20 26 1
stargazers 5,147 3,036 2,899 15,910 107
subscribers 106 73 116 436 19
forks 460 218 388 2,617 12
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Overall points

62,828

Points

38,563

Points

8,974

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532,757

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14,593

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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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