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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 0.11.1, objection 0.9.1, orm 4.0.1, sequelize 4.22.8 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 (12,037 Stars on Github).
orm has been out there for longer (since 5 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 53,871 points, objection got 18,420 points, orm got 8,414 points, sequelize got 460,722 points and sql-bricks got 13,279 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
0.11.1
NPM

objection
0.9.1
NPM

orm
4.0.1
NPM

sequelize
4.22.8
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, 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) 5 years ago (Jun, 2012) 7 years ago (Mar, 2011) 7 years ago (May, 2011) 4 years ago (Oct, 2013)
modified 3 days ago a day ago 9 days ago 6 hours ago 3 months ago
total versions 71 74 85 278 53
version average every 24 days every a month every a month every 9 days every a month
maintainers 5 2 2 7 1
dependencies 7 3 9 17 1
Daily Downloads 917 706 57 8,122 494
Weekly Downloads 19,833 6,462 1,211 145,554 4,786
Monthly Downloads 73,264 23,054 5,954 732,445 18,329
open issues 281 20 229 327 10
open pull requests 30 2 19 25 1
stargazers 4,492 1,582 2,693 12,037 82
subscribers 112 50 113 366 16
forks 405 107 372 2,168 11
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Overall points

53,871

Points

18,420

Points

8,414

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460,722

Points

13,279

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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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