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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 0.10.4, objection 0.8.9, orm 4.0.0, sequelize 4.8.4 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 (11,247 Stars on Github).
orm has been out there for longer (since 4 years ago), it also sequelize has more versions, more frequent updates, a bigger community of maintainers, 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 54,182 points, objection got 15,842 points, orm got 8,051 points, sequelize got 380,294 points and sql-bricks got 4,311 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
0.10.4
NPM

objection
0.8.9
NPM

orm
4.0.0
NPM

sequelize
4.8.4
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, 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 4 years ago (Apr, 2013) 5 years ago (Jun, 2012) 7 years ago (Mar, 2011) 6 years ago (May, 2011) 4 years ago (Oct, 2013)
modified 13 days ago 5 days ago a day ago 5 days ago a month ago
total versions 69 72 84 220 53
version average every 23 days every a month every a month every 11 days every a month
maintainers 4 2 2 7 1
dependencies 7 3 9 17 1
Daily Downloads 3,233 988 493 21,501 455
Weekly Downloads 17,130 4,672 1,387 132,543 1,049
Monthly Downloads 74,810 19,782 4,759 573,656 4,180
open issues 272 22 223 318 8
open pull requests 30 1 19 30 0
stargazers 4,358 1,427 2,635 11,247 78
subscribers 104 50 116 338 16
forks 388 84 360 2,059 10
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Points
Overall points

54,182

Points

15,842

Points

8,051

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380,294

Points

4,311

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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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