Compare

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 1.1.10, orm 5.0.2, sequelize 4.38.0 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 (15,105 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 63,122 points, objection got 38,578 points, orm got 9,461 points, sequelize got 600,710 points and sql-bricks got 13,050 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
1.1.10
NPM

orm
5.0.2
NPM

sequelize
4.38.0
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
Related / similar packages
knex knex knex knex knex
Comparison
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 4 months ago 2 months ago 19 days ago 22 days ago 5 months ago
total versions 76 102 89 368 54
version average every 25 days every 22 days every a month every 7 days every a month
maintainers 7 2 2 7 1
dependencies 7 3 8 17 1
Daily Downloads 1,252 633 113 9,202 441
Weekly Downloads 22,973 12,988 1,678 195,306 4,138
Monthly Downloads 86,704 53,852 7,099 953,693 18,511
open issues 211 33 234 340 11
open pull requests 4 1 20 25 1
stargazers 5,025 2,871 2,871 15,105 104
subscribers 107 68 115 419 19
forks 445 192 385 2,545 12
wiki
Points
Overall points

63,122

Points

38,578

Points

9,461

Points

600,710

Points

13,050

Points
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

Share this with other developers

store